Overview: This is a teenage version of Bigs in Schools. It allows high school students in a participating high school to get leadership experience and elementary students to connect with older peers. In addition to friendship and overall support, it also focuses on friendship, literacy, and homework help.
Mentees: Elementary students who need support in school
Mentor: High school students who would like extra credit, leadership experience, and friendship with a younger child
Minimum Commitment: 1 hour per week throughout the school year
Availability: Edmonton, Lac La Biche, Cold Lake
When: At the same time each week during the school day
Where: At an elementary school