Below is a link to an article evaluating by Balu und Du by Sibylle Drexler, Brigitte Borrman and Prof. em. Dr. Hildegard Müller-‐Kohlenberg (Professor emeritus of University Osnabrück, Germany).
Dr. Müller-‐Kohlenberg is the co-founder and initiator of the successful mentoring program “Balu und Du” in Germany and the member of the leaders board, responsible for concept development, etc. She was recently a guest speaker at The Third International Nightingale Network Conference on 25th of October 2012 in Vienna.
In her lecture she spoke about: “How to measure a child´s smile? How to evaluate a mentor´s key- competencies”. It was a presentation of the impacts on children and students and a field report about the cooperation with schools and parents in the programme.
The full title of the article, linked below, is “Learning life skills strengthening basic competencies and health-related quality of life od socially disadvantaged elementary school children through the mentoring program “Balu und Du” (“Baloo and you”) and is written by Sibylle Drexler, Brigitte Borrman, Hildegard Müller-Kohlenberg.
Download the article as a PDF here.