Friday
Nov032017

Sleep's Role in Academic Success

Sleep is crucial to memory. Help students understand how they can use sleep to improve their mastery of new content with this short video from TEDEd.

Friday
Oct272017

How to Avoid Miscommunication

Collaboration is a key AVID strategy, but miscommunication can bring it to a halt. This TEDEd video details concrete ways to avoid miscommunication. Have your students watch it before the next group activity.

Friday
Oct202017

Listening Skills

Schools often focus on public speaking skills, but do we build listening skills? Here are 4 steps to becoming a better listener from TEDEd.

Friday
Oct132017

The Food You Eat Affects Your Brain

It's important for students to understand how their brains work, and in this case, how their brains work with the food they eat. Learn the best ways to fuel brains in this TEDEd video. 

Friday
Oct062017

Practice Makes Perfect (But How?)

Learn how you can practice more effectively with the tips in this TEDEd lesson. The video is perfect to share with your AVID students as they hone their academic skills. #GrowthMindset