AVID Elementary Essentials
There are four AE (AVID Elementary) Essentials that are standard across all active sites around the globe and aligned to the overarching goal of AVID Center's mission.
Essential One: Instruction
Writing to learn, Inquiry, Collaboration, Organization, Reading to Learn (WICOR) as well as Learning to Write, Learning to Inquire, Learning to Collaborate, Learning to Organize and Learning to Read (L-WICOR) are the foundation for instruction in AVID Elementary classrooms.
Essential Two: Culture
AVID Elementary sites incorporate rigorous, relevant, differentiated opportunities for all student in an environment that promotes college readiness.
Essential Three: Leadership
AVID Elementary Leaders support, guide and facilitate AVID Elementary implementation for all students.
Essential Four: Systems
AVID Elementary sites align their systems to ensure the quality of AVID Elementary implementation.