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AVID Students Tour AT&T Drive Studio

  • Posted by riverwoodf
  • On December 2, 2016
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The AVID (Advancement via Individual Determination) classes recently toured the AT&T Drive Studio located near Georgia Tech. The Drive Studio is AT&T’s research and development facility where they conduct trials on new ways to connect everything, including automobiles to each other via the web. Referred to as the “Internet of Things”, this represents some of […]

AVID Students Visit Colleges to Prepare for Life After Graduation

  • Posted by riverwoodf
  • On October 21, 2016
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Over 40 11th grade AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) students from Riverwood recently visited Clayton State University and Kennesaw State University for an information session and campus tour. These visits and more are planned to assist these juniors as they begin to think about life after high school and higher education. Over 80 9th and […]

Foundation Sends 10 Teachers to “Teach For Excellence” training and other Training Sessions During Summer 2016

  • Posted by riverwoodf
  • On September 29, 2016
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The Riverwood Foundation supported numerous Riverwood teachers and staff who participated in a series of professional development opportunities over the summer designed to sharpen skills and better serve Riverwood students for the 2016-2017 school year. Two courses, in particular, were supported including Teach for Excellence and AVID (Advancement via Individual Determination). Teach for Excellence (TFE) […]

Foundation Helps Support Riverwood Spanish Study-Abroad Program

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  • On September 29, 2016
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The Riverwood Foundation was proud to support one of the Riverwood teachers who served as one of two chaperones for the inaugural study abroad program to Spain last summer. Read the article as it appeared in the Sandy Springs Patch.