The AVID Binder is used to keep students organized and accountablefor assignments and is a very important part of the AVID system.
Tutorials with College Tutors are set up two days a week to assiststudents in the AVID program by giving them the opportunity to work insmall groups with college students in the subject area of their coreclasses.
Cornell Notes are a note taking technique which have been provento increase students understanding of academics and pushes them tothink on a higher level.
Collaborative Groups are used in the AVID classroom to increase understanding through discussions.
Inquiry based instruction is used to teach students to ask higherlevel questions and check for understanding, so that the students cantake charge of their own learning.
WICR- stands for Writing, Inquiry, Collaboration, and Reading. The WICR is the the basis for the AVID curriculum.
Rigorous Curriculum is used to challenge students in order to prepare them for success and the road to higher education.