Summer Institute

Wednesday 30 November to Friday 2 December 2022

Victoria University City Tower, Melbourne

About Summer Institute

As AVID Australia’s biggest networking and professional learning event of the year, Summer Institute 2022 will bring educators from across Australia together to celebrate and strengthen teaching practice and the AVID community.

Over three days, participants will learn and practise high engagement teaching strategies, led by experienced Australian and US Staff Developers.

Summer Institute will include:

  • 12 hours of tailored Strand time which provides deep learning over three days in collaboration with a cohort of committed educators
  • Opening Ceremony with keynotes from student and teacher speakers
  • Site Team time to plan with colleagues
  • Networking and state-based collaborative activities.

Registration will open in September.

Dates and Times

Wednesday 30 November to Friday 2 December 2022

A full schedule will be published prior to registrations opening in September.


Victoria University City Tower, Melbourne

We’re excited to announce that Summer Institute will be held at Victoria University’s new City Tower in the heart of Melbourne.

This state-of-the-art facility offers amazing learning and collaboration spaces that will be used throughout the event.

Find out more about VU City Tower


A range of Strands will be available at Summer Institute 2022, all of which will include new AVID materials that are being offered in Australia for the first time.

Summer Institute Strands will include:

  • Implementation Strands for educators who are new to AVID
  • Content-specific strands
  • AVID for School Leaders
  • Highly-valued strands that suit all educators who are keen to enhance their instructional practice
  • A Teacher Health and Wellbeing Strand, which will be co-designed by AVID Australia and AVID school leaders.


The discounted cost for AVID Australia schools is $995 plus GST per participant.

Pricing and strand availability for non-AVID participants will be published soon.

Registration will open in September.