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Compilation of AP Student Resources

Sorting through Advanced Placement study resources Studying for the College Board’s Advanced Placement Tests can be hectic. With millions of tests administered each year, students find themselves in a position of finding great study materials, but with an unlimited number

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6 Ways to Become an Awesome AP Student

Credit: Scott Akerman August is now here! This month, students across the country will start gearing up for the new school year. After the recent post on awesome AP teachers, I’ve now decided to tackle another key to having the

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The Journey is the Reward: A Perspective on AP Scores

At long last, the time has come. This second week of July means students across the country will find out how they fared on some of their biggest exams of the past year. The College Board began releasing AP scores

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Is Project-Based Learning a Good Fit for AP Courses?

With the massive amounts of content required in AP classes, students sometimes opt to memorize facts rather than engage with the material in a significant way. AP students are in advanced courses because many of them are excellent memorizers and excel

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How to Save Yourself from AP Madness with Deliberate Decisions

Image Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/data_op/ Even though AP exam season is just starting, students everywhere already have to start thinking about their course schedules for next year. “AP Mania” refers to the feverish study practices of high school students during the month

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How Have AP Courses Changed Over the Years? Part 2

How the AP exams that most students took in the past will never be the same A continuation of the previous post, presented is part 2. This posts presents the other possible reasons to why AP courses have changed over

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How Have AP Courses Changed Over the Years? Part 1

How the AP exams that most students took in the past will never be the same At the start of this decade (the 2010s), the College Board initiated a complete overhaul of the Advanced Placement program. AP tests were the

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