Challenging expectations for lifelong success
Sourcewell is a local partner of the national AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) program. Working collaboratively with schools in the five-county area, we strive to change lives and enhance student success by closing the opportunity gap and preparing all students for college, career, and life.
As the name states, the AVID approach draws on students’ individual determination to succeed. Despite the societal and socioeconomic challenges many AVID students face, they have outperformed national averages in key college and career success measures.
Collaborating with regional school districts and educators, Sourcewell helps to facilitate the AVID program and provides:
Watch AVID in Action
Advancement via Individual Determination (AVID) is a post-high school readiness system dedicated to preparing students for post-secondary choices. AVID serves students who are often underrepresented in college, while also providing research-based strategies schoolwide.
Are you at a school located in Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, or Wadena county in central Minnesota and interested in bringing AVID to students in your school district?
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Additional Readiness Programs
Sourcewell offers a variety of careers and college readiness programs to help your school prepare students for the future.