Based on the research, this report identifies six effective, replicable programs that have reduced dropout rates and have increased college attendance and student performance.
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The Link between High School Reform and College Access and Success for Low-Income and Minority Youth
This paper examines the predictors of college-going behavior and how they have been addressed within the high school reform movement.
This report examines how eight schools implemented the AVID program model with strict fidelity and describes the schoolwide impact of AVID across the schools.
Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) is a college readiness program designed to increase schoolwide performance by raising expectations and providing supports that allow students to meet these elevated expectations. In this toolkit, you’ll find a summary memo and relevant research resources that explore the real impact of AVID on student’s high school graduation rates and preparation for post secondary education.