All AVID Open Access Classroom Resources

#63 – Accelerate Learning With Accessibility and Universal Design for Learning New!

Let’s explore how we can develop the skills that we need as educators to provide multiple on-ramps in making learning accessible to all students.

Tech Talk For Teachers 28 min Resource by:

Accelerate Learning by Maintaining Academic Rigor and Cognitive Complexity New!

Explore 11 ways to design rigorous and cognitively complex learning experiences for your students.

10 min Grades K-12 Resource by:

#62 – Relational Capacity to Up the Rigor in Learning New!

Join us to explore how relational capacity impacts the academic success of our students and informs our instructional practices.

Tech Talk For Teachers 26 min Resource by:

#61 – How to Have Difficult Conversations

Join us as we model how to have a challenging conversation, as our team brings three different experiences and identities to listen and learn from each other.

Tech Talk For Teachers 38 min Resource by:

Accelerate Learning by Climbing Mountains

Explore ways to bring every student to the academic mountaintop.

15 min Grades K-12 Resource by:

#60 – Are You Okay? Building Resilience and Making Time to Care for Yourself

It’s the beginning of the year and we are wondering, are you okay? For many of us, the stress of creating a positive, supportive, and inclusive environment for students who are back in the classroom after 18 months is overwhelming. Let’s talk about it.

Tech Talk For Teachers 26 min Resource by:

#59 – Reengaging Students With School

With our special guest—Ruben Martinez, a high school History teacher—the team shares the surprises and insights that they have encountered as the new school year begins and they relearn routines for the face-to-face classroom.

Tech Talk For Teachers 31 min Resource by:

Make the World a Better Place!

Engage students with this critical reading lesson to think about how they can make a difference in the world through this audio-guided article available in English and Spanish.

Lesson 90 min Grades K-2 Resource by:

Help Students Connect and Reconnect

Discover ways to connect with your students, form relationships with them, and help them reconnect and form relationships with one another.

15 min Grades K-12 Resource by:

Accelerate Learning With Meaningful, Targeted Assessment

Explore ways to accelerate learning by assessing prior learning, backwards designing summative assessments, and conducting frequent formative checks.

15 min Grades K-12 Resource by:

#58 – Transitioning Young Learners Back to School

To best support our young learners’ transition back to the physical classroom full-time, we can begin by slowing down to take the time to build a classroom culture where they enjoy the learning process.

Tech Talk For Teachers 38 min Resource by:

#57 – The Role of Assessment in Accelerating Learning

Let’s explore how to reframe assessment to understand what students know and help them develop the skills they need, while using teacher agency to rearticulate education to positively impact your students’ educational experience.

Tech Talk For Teachers 35 min Resource by:

Accelerate Learning by Prioritizing Outcomes and Providing Just-in-Time Support

Explore a three-step process that includes identifying priority grade-level standards, determining gaps in prerequisite learning, and providing just-in-time support for unlearned prerequisite skills.

15 min Grades K-12 Resource by:

#56 – Empower Students to Accelerate Learning

Join us as we discuss how to develop a student-centered approach to accelerate learning and develop opportunities to foster student agency.

Tech Talk For Teachers 26 min Resource by:

#55 – Connecting Students and Building Classroom Community

In this episode, we share relationship-building strategies that you can implement to help students feel safe and supported—ready to take risks and apply a growth mindset to their learning process.

Tech Talk For Teachers 24 min Resource by: