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UnidosUS - Avance Partners

 Academia Avance is a proud UnidosUS Affiliate of the California Region.

The launch of Academia Avance in July of 2005 was made possible by a generous grant from UnidosUS (formerly NCLR). SInce then, Avance has participated in over a dozen UnidosUS programs and projects, including the following, each with technical assistance, training and program support:

  • Center for Community Educational Excellence Charter School Grant Program
  • Leadership Institute for Latino Literacy
  • National Institute for Latino School Leaders
  • Padres Comprometidos
  • High School Democracy Project
  • Latino Vote
  • Leaders In Action Summits
  • Escalera
  • Strengthening the Base for Good Governance
  • College Access
  • Common Core Implementation
  • CASA After-school Program
  • Mathematics Assessment for Learning via the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
  • School Improvement Technical Assistance (SITAP) program

We are honored to have received the 2017 Family Strengthening Award at the UnidosUS/NCLR Annual Conference in Phoenix AZ.