5 Ways to Demystify College

Posted by AVID Center on 9/27/2018

Demystify As an AVID educator in a district with a majority of first-generation students, I know how scary and intimidating the idea of going to college can be. Students want to go, and their families are supportive, but they have no idea where to start. They need help in every aspect of preparing to go to college. Their families do too. Many times, they do not even know where to start or what questions to ask. I have found that providing access to college information on a continuous basis helps to ease their anxiety and increases their comfort in this new journey. Read more...