Monday, January 10, 2011

Rethinking Advanced Placement

Rethinking Advanced Placement By CHRISTOPHER DREW, NYTimes

A sweeping redesign of Advanced Placement aims to take the rote out. In biology, that means half the multiple-choice questions.

The New A.P.
Advanced Placement is being redesigned to test more conceptual understanding. Click below for examples of the types of questions that will be found on the new U.S. history and biology tests.

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