Mentor Matching Engine
Mentor Matching Engine is an online collaboration tool that links students and mentors anytime, anywhere – providing direct communication and structure for tracking of mentoring relationships at scale.
How it works
What does MME do?
What are the benefits?
For educators, MME serves as a way of not only broadening the walls of your classroom, it also provides an easy way to organize and keep up with your students’ projects. Teachers act as facilitators for their students to engage with field experts who serve as project mentors.
For students, having a mentor through MME enhances their educational experience – it removes any geographic barriers, or resource constraints that students may face in their school. Research shows that quality, skills-based mentorship is uniquely positioned to address the barriers to STEM access and achievement. Mentorship has been shown to provide academic and emotional benefits for students – particularly at-risk youth
For companies, universities, and other program providers
For companies, MME provides a way for your employees to mentor a students anytime, anywhere – alleviating constraints about adding an on-going commitment to already busy schedules. MME also harnesses the skills and areas of expertise of mentors in a meaningful way. By connecting students and mentors around their shared interests, their engagement is strengthened.