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AVIDAdvancement Via Individual Determination (DoDEA education program)
AVIDAudio Video
AVIDAntiarrhythmics Versus Implantable Defibrillators (study)
AVIDAmerican Veterinary Identification Devices
AVIDAchievement Via Individual Determination
AVIDAdvanced Via Individual Determination
AVIDAgent's Visual Inspection Disclosure (real estate; California)
AVIDA Voice in the Desert (Christian music ministry in Binghamton, NY and NYC, NY)
AVIDAgriculture Victoria (Library Catalogue)
AVIDAirborne Vehicle Identification
AVIDAdvanced Visual Information Display
AVIDAerospace Vehicle Interactive Design
AVIDArmy Visual Information Center (Pentagon, Washington, DC)
AVIDAverage Valued Impressions Delivered
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When it comes to structuring individual class sessions, the Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) Postsecondary Strategies For Success (2011) and Project CRISS: Creating Independence through Student-owned Strategies (2014) offers numerous best practices and strategies for instructors.
Superintendent Arne Duncan, initially resistant when confronted with these findings, eventually agreed to Generation Y's recommendation to try the Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) program in eight schools.
One of the few programs that has proved consistently effective with high school children is Advancement Via Individual Determination, or AVID, which was founded in 1980 by a high school English teacher in San Diego named Mary Catherine Swanson.
College and career readiness preparation with the successful Advancement Via Individual Determination program will expand next year to Awbrey Park and Spring Creek elementary schools.
She teaches biology and Advancement Via Individual Determination, a course that prepares middle-of-the-road students for rigorous, college preparatory courses.