What is the contextual significance of mentoring in the field of education?

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Mentoring is being embraced as one of the most significant elements of success in the field of education.  In a setting in which younger teachers experience struggle on daily, and sometimes hourly, basis, mentoring is demonstrating itself to be critical.  Mentoring provides a frame of reference for younger teachers.  Preventing such turnover in the field is of vital importance.  Mentoring helps to provide a source towards which younger teachers who might feel overwhelmed could...

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