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Topic started by: Brian Drayton on 11/7/13

Advanced placement exams have been seen as a key element in the strategy to make science and math in our schools more rigorous. A recent review of research, by Denise Pope, suggests that APs may offer benefits only under some conditions. How do the APs fit in your understanding of "challenging courses and curricula"?

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Study of AP courses

posted by: Brian Drayton on 11/7/2013 8:23 am

Here is a link to the Denise Pope study:
http://www.challengesuccess.org/Portals/0/Docs/ChallengeSuccess-Advanc edPlacement-WP.pdf

Have you decided to make some use of APs? Decided not to? How do they play out in the schools you work with? What works, and what doesn't seem to?