AVID, Advancement Via Individual Determination, is a global nonprofit organization dedicated to closing the achievement gap by preparing all students for college and other postsecondary opportunities. Established more than 35 years ago with one teacher in one classroom, AVID today impacts nearly 1.5 million students in 46 states and 16 other countries/territories- www.avid.org
Rincon High School proudly announces the exciting addition of the AVID program on their campus starting the 2019-2020 school year.
AVID's mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing ALL students for college and career readiness in a global society.
Cate Wilcox will be teaching the AVID elective as well as coordinating the program from the ground up. She has 5 years AVID teaching/coordinating experience and as spent the past 2 years traveling throughout AVID's Western Division training AVID teachers in professional learning settings. Cate is a Tucson native and when not teaching, she is hard to pin down as she is a devoted world traveler.
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