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March 09, 2017
The Albemarle County School Board on Thursday heard from teachers and students in a program that inspires students in the “academic middle” to take advanced classes and apply to college. AVID, or Advancement Via Individual Determination, is a college readiness course offered at thousands of American schools. It targets students ...
December 16, 2014
As personal computing devices creep further into public school classrooms across the nation, some teachers are going back to the basics. “While there’s a really big push for innovation in technology, AVID is actually the balance to all of that, which is important and refreshing,” said Maureen Jensen, coordinator ...