Advanced Placement Program
Do you want to Expand Your AP Program?
Yolande Berger, ODE's AP Network Coordinator, is available to meet with school administrators who are interested in providing equitable access for students to AP classes as well as assisting schools in creating action plans to build or expand their AP program. Contact Yolande at 614-466-2105 or yolande.berger@education.Ohio.gov
Advanced Placement in Ohio
The Advanced Placement (AP) program offers courses and exams that provide high school students the opportunity to earn credit or advanced standing at colleges and universities. Students are better prepared for the global economy and post-secondary educational opportunities when learning takes place in an educational climate of raised expectations, increased capacity and measurable improvement.
SAVE THE DATE!
The Ohio Department of Education is pleased to announce the Advanced Placement Summer Workshops June 22-25, 2015. These workshops are free to all AP teachers in the state of Ohio. More information regarding location and sessions offerings forthcoming. Be sure to save the dates!
Professional Development Scholarship
CollegeBoard is offering scholarships to teachers for 2015 AP Summer Institutes. Click here for more information.
Schools wanting to increase student performance on Advanced Placement exams can apply now for $2,500 grant. The grant supports the professional growth of teachers teaching advanced placement courses, which includes workshops and trainings. Electronic applications are due by noon on Friday, December 19. Direct any questions to Yolande Berger, Ohio Department of Education, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Click here for the application.
Increase access to AP opportunities for all students, especially for low-income, rural and urban students
Focus on developing and expanding AP programs and participation in the core academic areas of English, mathematics, science and foreign language
Develop and expand Pre-AP courses or programs to provide middle and high school students with the critical thinking skills, content knowledge and study habits necessary for successful participation in their educational career as well as AP courses and exams
AP Symposium Presentations
ODE is pleased to provide download-able presentations of the workshop sessions held at the AP Symposium on March 28th.
Free Practice AP Tests through INFOhio
The AP exams are just a few weeks away, and chances are your high schooler is looking for ways to earn that coveted 4 or 5. LearningExpress Library offered through INFOhio, can help. LearningExpress Library contains two full practice tests for each of eight AP exams:
English Language and Composition
English Literature and Composition
In addition to the practice exams, US History and Biology also contain a Flash Review eBook that helps students review key concepts before taking the practice test. Read More
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