AVID Path to Schoolwide/AVID ElevateXP III

Course Available
1.5 Units
Credit Validation

Course Description

Credit Validation for AVID Path to Schoolwide and AVID ElevateXP Participants Only

AVID Path to Schoolwide and AVID ElevateXP are professional learning trainings that can be delivered in four 3-hour modules or two 6-hour modules any time throughout the year. New Site Teams are introduced to AVID's philosophy and instructional practices and more experienced sites are able to choose from a variety of higher-level AVID Communities of Practice that help deepen and refine their understanding of AVID methodologies and strategies to successfully implement AVID in their schools. The four module professional learning experience for districts and schools provides content-specific training, and attendees can earn 1.5 units of graduate level extension credit (in semester hours) for attending and completing all aspects of the training that includes pre-work, active participation in the course and completion of all assignments. Participants can apply for university credit up to six weeks after completion of the last module.


  • Attend all sessions, in their entirety, on your own device during AVID Path to Schoolwide or ElevateXP.
  • Be an active participant by engaging in the course activities. This includes responding in the public chat, polls, discussion boards, and other interactive activities; [ElevateXP only] turn your microphone on to speak (in both breakout rooms and in the main room); and engage in breakout room activities.
  • Complete all end-of-day feedback forms.

Course Details

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

Who Should Attend:  This course provides continuing education for AVID Path to Schoolwide and AVID ElevateXP participants that may include new site teams who are implementing AVID for the first time, AVID elective teachers, AVID Excel teachers, secondary content area teachers (grades 6-12), elementary teachers (grades PreK-6), site level leaders, district level leaders, instructional coaches, counselors, and postsecondary educators.

Format:  AVID Path to Schoolwide is held in-person at various locations; and ElevateXP is the virtual/online option.

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. If you plan to take this course multiple times this year, enroll in EDC-X718UA first and then EDC-X718UB for your second and so on.


EDC-X718UA AVID Path to Schoolwide/AVID ElevateXP 2022 I and EDC-X718UB AVID Path to Schoolwide/AVID ElevateXP 2022 II

Course Options

Course Date Units Price
EDC-X718UC – 004 16 Aug 202331 Dec 2023 1.5 $118

AVID Path to Schoolwide/AVID ElevateXP 2022-2023 III

16 Aug 202331 Dec 2023
Credit Validation

Carefully Choose which Section to enroll in by the date of your attendance.

Course Format/Location:  In-Person Locations vary for Path to Schoolwide participants; and Online for ElevateXP participants

Course Dates and Times:   Dates and times vary. This section is for attending your third Path to Schoolwide or ElevateXP training anytime between July 1 and December 31, 2023. If you plan to attend a training after December 31, 2023, enroll in section 005.

Required for Enrollment:  Have your AVID Registration # and your training dates (and location, if applicable) 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:  Participants can apply for university credit up to six weeks after completion of the last module.

What You Will Learn

  • Learn, experience, reflect and apply AVID methodologies and strategies to implement AVID at one's school or district
  • Collaborate with other Site-Team members to develop implementation plans for the upcoming school year


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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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