Mentoring Central Launches New Website

Durham, NC, January 30, 2014 — Mentoring Central today launched its completely revamped website,, premiering new user-friendly features, streamlined content, and a more accessible format.

The new site has improved functionality, design, and navigation, allowing visitors to enjoy training demos, FAQs, news postings and a more updated look and feel. The redesigned site also streamlines the registration process for first-time users, allowing them easier access to the online store.

“Our redesigned site is a practical information gateway for mentoring professionals,” said Dr. Janis Kupersmidt, president of innovation Training & Research (iRT), parent company of Mentoring Central. “The site is a tool that can be used by our partners, mentoring organizations, and other experts to easily access our mentor training material, better understand who we are, and sample our technological mentoring solutions.”

The new website features an improved homepage design, cleaner layout of page content, and an intuitive and consistent site-wide navigation system. It is also accessible through a wider range of web browsers and devices, including mobiles and tablets, and has been designed to meet all relevant accessibility standards.

About Mentoring Central
Mentoring Central, a wholly-owned division of innovative Training & Research (iRT), is a web-based gateway to the latest innovations for enhancing mentoring program practices with the goal of improving the lives of youth. Mentoring Central provides web-based and in-person training to mentors and staff; technical assistance on program development and quality improvement; and research and evaluation services to mentoring programs across the world.

Media Contact: Yvette Ruffin, APR
Director, Marketing & Communications
Innovation Research & Training