Bemis AVID
Dear Bemis Students and Family members,

We am pleased to announce the initial publication of our Bemis AVID Program newsletter, “AVID in Action.”  Mrs. Bates, Bemis AVID Program Coordinator and AVID Tutorial class instructor, has created this newsletter to publicize some of the AVID program practices the AVID students’ activities, both in their general classes and in their AVID student support class.  The newsletter will contain tips that ALL students can utilize, such as this issue’s AVID Focused Note-Taking strategies.  We hope that you find this newsletter informative and a helpful resource for your student(s).
Bemis AVID Newsletter #3

What is AVID?

AVID, Advancement Via Individual Determination, is an elementary through post-secondary college readiness system that is designed to increase schoolwide learning and performance. The AVID system accelerates student learning, uses research based methods of effective instruction, provides meaningful and motivational professional development, and acts as a catalyst for systemic reform and change.

The three main components of the program are:

* Academic instruction

* Tutorial support

* Motivational activities

For more information about AVID,