Course Description

Credit Validation for San Bernardino County Participants Only

This training is meant for teachers new to WICOR strategies. Time will be spent connecting WICOR strategies to each of the skills emphasized in the 6 C’s of Common Core. Participants will learn the Focused Note-taking system, marking the text reading strategies, Socratic Seminars, Philosophical Chairs, and various ways to support structured collaboration in the classroom. Content teachers who attend all 12 hours of training will be considered fully AVID trained for certification purposes.

Learner Outcomes

  • Become familiar with AVID WICOR (writing, inquiry, collaboration, organization, and reading) strategies to infuse rigor and student engagement at their sites and classrooms
  • Learn the 21st Century skills (6 C’s) of critical thinking, collaboration, communication, creativity, citizenship, and character to assist students in being active and engaged learners

Course Details

Number of Units: 1.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours

Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for Content area teachers in middle school and high school who have not been AVID trained previously.

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