about Eduology’s Peer Leader Center
Devoted to helping students grow as college peer leaders, we provide training to students need to develop skills and gain experience so that they can serve as effective leaders, mentors, and educators in their communities now and in the future.
The Peer Leader Center's mission is to help college students excel in leadership and mentoring roles. To that end, the center provides training for college students who provide mentoring and leadership to others through such activities as peer mentoring, resident advising, peer advising, peer education, cultural mentoring, peer counseling, peer career counseling, and other similar areas of peer leadership.
We strive to provide college students the opportunity and training to excel as mentors, educators, and leaders now and in the future.
The Peer Mentoring Certificate Course
The Peer Mentor Certificate indicate that students have the basic skills needed to excel as peer mentors-the first step of excellent peer leadership. Students can apply for the certificate after completing the 8-hour online Peer Mentor Certification Program and 25 hours of peer mentoring. The series teaches students about the role, ethics, and skills involved in peer mentoring and provides practical assignments to help students apply learning to their peer mentoring sessions and reflect on the experience. Course Information
Videos and On-Demand Recordings with Workbook Activities
The following training videos and on-demand recordings are available to help train peer leaders for success.
Academic Coaching for Peer Mentors
Collecting and Reporting Data for Professionals
Developing Learning Outcomes for Professionals
Creating a Safe Space for Peer Leaders
Why Lead for Peer Leaders
From Peer Leader to Professional for Peer Leaders
Effective Communication with Mentees & Supervisors for Peer Leaders
The Role of the Peer Mentor Video and Workbook
Building Rapport With and Motivating Mentees Video and Workbook
Listening and Questioning Skills for Peer Mentors Video and Workbook
Effectively Handling Conflict for Peer Leaders Video and Workbook
The Peer Leader Center has also partnered with higher education institutions to help create state and regional peer mentor conferences for college students.
The Rocky Mountain Peer Leadership Conference
The conference was held on March 10, 2018.This conference is hosted by the University of Colorado-Denver PAL Program.
The Texas Peer Leadership Conference
The Texas Peer Leadership Conference was held October 13-14, 2017 at Baylor University in Waco, Texas.