„Also ich fand es richtig gut und ich glaube auch nicht, dass ich ohne das FSJ die Schule so meistern würde. Ich glaube, ich habe die Pause auch gebraucht, diesen Abstand von der Schule. Mal zu wissen, wie das ist ohne Schule. Ein Jahr lang zu arbeiten, jeden Tag mega früh aufstehen, abends wiederkommen, voll fertig sein. Auch mal Ärger haben, Stress mit dem Chef oder so“

The mentoring prorgramme „Ağabey-Abla“ is run by Deutsch-türkisches Forum Stuttgart e.V.  and funded by the Robert Bosch Foundation. In this mentoring program about 70 Turkish mentors accompany Turkish students particularly with regard to academic issues, but also on leisure activities. The evaluation aims at finding out how students with an immigrant background can be encouraged in an innovative way, and how the social engagement of young adults with an immigrant background can be used for this.

Since January 2008, IRIS in cooperation with the Institute of Education of the University of Tuebingen is in charge of the evaluation of the pilot project „Friends create success“ in Stuttgart. The objective of the project is to supply young people in the final stages of secondary school with support by other young people who have experienced similar difficulties. The peer mentors are recruited among alumni of the same secondary schools. The evaluation focuses on the effects that this particular …

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