Here are some answers to our most frequently asked questions. If you can’t find the answer you are looking for or want some additional support never hesitate to reach out to your FIVE support team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What is FIVE?
How does FIVE work?
What content does FIVE offer?
FIVE delivers content every day, 365 days per year:
(Role) Model It Mondays: Inspirational video featuring positive role models who are their life stories and advice.
Tell It Tuesdays: Inspirational quote and learning about the author.
World of Work Wednesdays: Video profiling a range of different and intriguing jobs/careers and understanding pathways to them.
Shout Out Thursdays: Weekly updates on leaderboard status and shout outs on mentee activity.
FIVE Index: Knowledge sharing and learning of critical life skills concepts
FIVE 7-Challenges: A 7 day challenge designed to foster positive habit formation
Check-In Sundays: Opportunity for mentee to share what’s on their minds and complete surveys.
Who are the mentees?
Mentees are high school students that have applied to and been accepted into the FIVE program. Though FIVE partners with schools, districts and organizations to recruit mentees, FIVE applicants may attend any school. Click the "Apply to FIVE" tab for information on joining FIVE as a mentee. Apply to FIVE
Who are the mentors?
Mentors are professionals representing a wide range of industries that are recruited from across the country through partnerships with corporations and organizations. They undergo rigorous background checks before they are matched with mentees. Click the "Safety & Security" tab for information on the measures we take to ensure a safe and positive experience for all mentees. Apply to FIVE
What is the time commitment?
FIVE expects mentors to engage in the FIVE app approximately 15 minutes on a weekly basis, but mentors may communicate with mentees on a daily basis as desired.
How long is the FIVE program?
Does FIVE conflict with school work?
What does it cost?
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