AVID, Advancement Via Individual Determination, is a college readiness system for elementary through higher education that is designed to increase school wide learning and performance.
The AVID College Readiness System (ACRS) accelerates students' learning, uses research-based methods of effective instruction, provides meaningful and motivational professional learning, and acts as a catalyst for systemic reform and change.
Lunch & Learn
She Academy, Inc., the DeBoles Johnson Foundation, Inc., and the Rickards AVID program hosted the inaugural Lunch N Learn on September 17th. Lunch N Learn is an engaging career development luncheon for 8th- 12th grade students.
Students interacted with several business owners and service providers, stretched out their bodies with Temple Fit, Co., and went home with great tips from the speakers!
We are sending a huge thank you to the speakers for delivering great tips and information to the students:
Marvin M Boatman- Personal/Professional Development
Terrance L. Barber- Entrepreneurship
Zenani D. Johnson- Social Media Presence
Thank you to the participating agencies of the Speed Networking hour:
Thank you to the participating agencies of the Lunch N’ Look:
Most importantly, THANK YOU to our event sponsors:
Special THANK YOU to the parents and family members for getting your students to the event! It is your support and engagement that we are able to further our impact!