On Wed/Thurs January 6th and 7th, AVID students had tutoring groups for 1/2 the period. The rest of the period was spent getting binders prepared for the semester and we watched a Road Trip Nation episode.
On Friday, January 8th, Mr. Duez was not in school and the substitute led the students through taking the AVID Student Survey and also reading and taking notes on two Student Success Stories. (You can find those at http://www.mycollegesuccessstory.com/success-stories/ )
On Monday, January 11th, students in AVID worked on their weekly goals and also on their college admissions essays. They are due on Friday, writing about the person of influence in their lives.
On Tuesday, January 12th, students in AVID worked in their tutoring groups. We organized into new tutor groups for the new six week's period.