Mentoring for Success and Longevity



What support do educators need to not just stay in the field, but to thrive?

Please join us for this informative webinar with Tamara Sheesley Balis on how to provide effective mentoring for Montessori teachers and school leaders.



▶︎ Research on mentoring and teacher burnout

▶︎ Recommended mentoring schedule and framework

▶︎ Mentoring topics for new or struggling teachers

▶︎ What it takes to be a mentor



▶︎ You are concerned about teachers heading toward burnout

▶︎ You would like to gain insight into the impact of mentoring and who should receive it

▶︎ You would like a research-based mentoring framework and learn what it takes to be an effective mentor

▶︎ You are at a school without the resources to provide mentoring and would like to explore options


Best for Montessori school leaders and administrators (all ages) supporting educators in their first few years of teaching.
Webinar length: 62 minutes


About the Presenter

With an extensive background in Montessori education, school administration, and childhood development, Tamara Sheesley Balis' life work is to support and cultivate cultures of belonging in families, schools, and organizational communities. For the past 24 years, she has been a dedicated Montessorian, serving as the Head of School at Greenspring Montessori School in Baltimore, Maryland since 2012. Tamara also serves as the Executive Director of Greenspring Center for Lifelong Learning. Tamara's passion for fostering inclusive environments led her to Montessori education and the study of leadership practices, effective communication, and positive psychology. Currently pursuing her MEd in Integrative Learning with an emphasis in Montessori School Leadership, Tamara has presented at national conferences, worked as a consultant, contributed articles to publications, and produced educational materials on Montessori principles. She is the proud parent of two Montessori children.



Q: What happens if I can't attend at the published times?
A: No problem! We will send you a free replay link as soon as your session ends. Please note: the replay link will expire 7 days after the event.

Q: How long is the webinar?
A: The webinar is 62 minutes.

Q: Can I get a certificate of attendance for this webinar?
A: We are excited to offer a paid upgrade option for this webinar! You will have the opportunity to upgrade for USD $35 during the webinar if you wish to receive a certificate and extended viewing access (up to one year).

Q: What age group is this applicable for?
A: This is applicable for all levels

Q: Can I ask questions during the webinar?
A: No, we will not be taking questions during this webinar.