Waikato Journal of Education
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Gauthern, D. (2017). The art of mentoring: Teaching that engages the soul. Waikato Journal of Education, 7(1). https://doi.org/10.15663/wje.v7i1.440


This paper explores the important educational issue of the art of mentoring in education,. particularly regarding teachers. Using a biographical example to illustrate, I focus upon nurturing and the soul, emotional and pedagogical qualities in mentoring, and draw attention to paradoxes and issues that make mentoring an endangered activity.

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