Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) is an elective course that prepares students for college readiness and success and is scheduled during the regular school day as a year-long course. Each week, students receive instruction utilizing a rigorous college preparatory curriculum provided by AVID Center, tutor-facilitated study groups, motivational activities, and academic survival skills. The course emphasizes rhetorical reading, analytical writing, collaborative discussion strategies, tutorial inquiry study groups, preparation for college entrance and placement exams, college study skills, test-taking strategies, note-taking, and research.
For more information, visit AVID.org.
Become an AVID Tutor
Lewisville ISD is looking for AVID tutors for middle school and high school students enrolled in the district's AVID program.
- Great work experience to list on your resume
- Opportunity to become a role model and mentor for younger students
- Tranining is provided on how to effectively tutor students
Find out more about AVID at avid.org.