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AVID: advancement via individual determination implementation in RPS

 

AVID is not just another program… at its heart, AVID is a philosophy Hold students accountable to the highest standards, provide academic and social support, and they will rise to the challenge. 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. View our AVID Snapshot.

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Project Information

About the project

Project Phase:

Concept

Impacts:

Children & Youth, Education    

Collaborators

Contact: TBD ; Email: TBD ; Phone: TBD

Lead Organization: Rochester Public Schools

Known/Likely Collaborators: Rochester Public Schools

Potential CollaboratorsDiversity Council

Related Projects

Closing referral disparities (resolution agreement with Office of Civil Rights) ; RPS Student and Family Engagement (SAFE) Program ; Rochester Public Schools Strategic Plan ; Youth Mediation in Rochester Public Schools

 

Detailed Description

 

Per PB

 

 

 

Project Status/News

 


Related PlanScape Status

Children & Youth, Education  

February 18, 2020: Federal Reserve Bank quality education initiative

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis invitation to support constitutional amendment to guarantee a quality education for all of our state's  children.  

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January 30, 2020: Creating a 21st Century Community Space

 Community Response Resource Coalition formed to drive 21st Century Community Space. 

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December 10, 2019: Journey to Growth Plan 5 Year Conclusion and Celebration

Per PB Reporting: "While the five-year timeline for the Journey to Growth initiative has wrapped up, the work of diversifying Southern Minnesota's economy continues."  

 

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July 31, 2019: Rochester Area Family Y

Y Membership Scholarship Application Announcement.

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July 26, 2019: Rochester Public Schools Superintendent Evaluation Study Group

Study session by the school board on evaluating the superintendent. 

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July 17, 2019: Closing referral disparities (resolution agreement with Office of Civil Rights)

2018-2019 Report presented to RPS school board and comparison with 2018 reporting. 

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July 08, 2019: Diversity Council Recipient of 2019 Anti-Racism Initiative Category

Diversity Council selected as recipient of the 2019 Nonprofit Mission Award in the category of Anti-Racism Initiative  

 

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    Last modified by allnode on 2018/12/22
    Created by allnode on 2017/01/27

     

     

     

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