AVID District Leadership Training 5

Course Available
1.5 Units
Credit Validation

Course Description

Credit Validation for AVID District Leadership Training 5 Participants Only

AVID District Leadership Training 5 is an opportunity for participants to network with other district leaders through professional learning and collaboration opportunities. The focus is on the direct impact of district leadership on high quality AVID implementation along with how district practices that support AVID Schoolwide with a focus on rigorous academic preparedness, opportunity knowledge, and student agency are sustained through AVID's four Schoolwide domains of Instruction, Systems, Leadership and Culture. These professional learning trainings are delivered either face-to-face or virtually, and ADL 5 can take place any time during the school year. This professional learning experience can earn 1.5 units of graduate level extension credit (in semester hours) for attending and completing all aspects of the training that includes active participation in the course and completion of all assignments. Participants can enroll for university credit up to six weeks after completion.

Course Details

Number of Units:  1.5 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours

Who Should Attend:  This course provides continuing education AVID District Directors and district leaders enhancing their AVID College and Career Readiness System (ACRS) for all students districtwide.

Format:  AVID District Leadership Trainings are presented both face-to-face and virtually.

Course Requirements:  All professional learning requires participants to have their own device or laptop that can connect to the Internet. Participants must bring an acceptable device, power cord, and earbuds/headphones with them to the training. If a district-issued device is being used, be sure to log in to the device on the district network before attending. Device software and preferred web browsers (Chrome or Firefox) need to be up to date. It is highly recommended that participants have both browsers on their device prior to attending the training. Acceptable devices include laptops, Chromebooks, Surface devices, and iPad Pros. Unacceptable devices include iPad minis, iPads, Kindle or Galaxy tablets, and smartphones.

NOTE:  The deadline for registering for university credit is up to six weeks after completion of the last module.  Late enrollments will not be accepted after this period, no exceptions.


EDC-X718U AVID District Leadership Training 1, EDC-X720U AVID District Leadership Training 2, EDC-X721U AVID District Leadership Training 3, and EDC-X722U AVID District Leadership Training 4

Course Options

Course Date Units Price
EDC-X723U – 003 01 Dec 202331 Dec 2024 1.5 $118

AVID District Leadership Training 5

01 Dec 202331 Dec 2024
Credit Validation

Course Format/Location: In-Person Locations vary for AVID District Leadership Trainings or Virtually

Course Dates and Times: Dates and times vary, 2024 Year with end dates before December 31, 2024

Required for Enrollment: Have your AVID Registration # available when checking out

Refund Policy: All Credit Validation enrollments are refundable, less a $25 fee, if requested within 30 days of enrollment date. There will be no refunds for Credit Validation after the allotted 30 days.

Enrollment Open Through: December 31, 2024 (11:59pm PT)

What You Will Learn

  • Understand and develop a mission- and vision-driven approach to leadership motivated by the "why" and rooted in the AVID College and Career Readiness Framework
  • Create and nurture an intentional culture throughout the district that aligns to the AVID College and Career Readiness Framework and ensures students get what they need
  • Understand systems thinking and apply that knowledge to AVID implementation, refinement, and sustainability
  • Establish WICOR® as a means for bolstering rigor in a district, with a focus on ensuring high-quality instruction for all students


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Credit Validation

The University of San Diego’s Division of Professional and Continuing Education offers graduate-level extension credit for work completed in trainings, workshops, conferences, induction, credentials, and other professional development programs not offered directly by USD. Complete one of the above and a member of our division will help you earn credit for your hard work and dedication to continuing your education.

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