AZVA Events Calendar:

http://www.azva-insight-events.com/apps/calendar/

K5 Elementary School Website:

http://azvaelementaryschool.weebly.com/

Middle School Website:

http://azvamiddleschool.weebly.com/

Testing Information Website:

https://sites.google.com/site/azvainsighttesting/home

AZVA Advanced Learner Program (ALP): Parent Guide students in K-8

Contact your Homeroom Teacher to submit a referral to participate in ALP if interested!  Basic information below.

Mrs. Marsha Segard, BA. Ed.
State of AZ Gifted Endorsement
Advanced Learner Program Teacher
Arizona Virtual Academy
99 E. Virginia, Suite 200
Phoenix, AZ  85004

msegard@k12.com

What is the Advanced Learner Program?

The Advanced Learner Program is evidence-based instruction and behavioral strategies that are tailored to the student’s needs, which are monitored frequently to enrich the academic progress of the student. 

Who is an ALP Student?  

AZVA looks at two types of students who have a need for more than the average differentiated instruction.

  • Student Group A “Enrichable Learner”:
    • Master things easily, works hard, and loves school
    • Excel in one area because they have a passion for the topic
  • Student Group B “Advanced Learners:.
    • Performing above grade level in one or more subjects
    • May or may not like school, but they love to learn

 

What are the goals of ALP?

  • Provide enrichment opportunities to identified students
  • Encourage students to challenge themselves in an area they are really interested in
  • Provide enrichment classes to qualified students

 

ALP: Option 1

 

  • K12 Learning Circles
  • Clubs and Outings K-8 

 

ALP: Option 2

  • Independent STEM Project: Individual and group support  provided by  ALP teacher through online targeted instructional  and discussion sessions
  • Minimum of six weeks, but can be extended to additional required weeks due to the student’s academic needs.

 

ALP: Option 3

  • Enrichment small groups
  • Enrichment sessions provided by ALP teacher through online strategic instructional sessions
  • Minimum of six weeks, but can be extended to additional required weeks due to the student’s academic needs