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Iowa Online AP Academy Mentors: How Do You Support Your AP Students?

The beginning of the school year is a great time to help your IOAPA students implement good strategies for a successful school year! Check out the following suggestions we’ve provided for developing a support network below: 283 more words

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Have You Seen Our August Newsletter?

It’s hot off the (virtual) presses and full of updates from the Belin-Blank Center: belinblank.org/newsletter

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AP Historical Thinking Skills: An Overview for Teachers

Well, the school year has started, and people are anxious about the new historical thinking skills unveiled by the College Board earlier this month. Let’s face it, teaching the content is hard enough, and now teaching historical thinking is being tossed into the mix. 234 more words


Welcome to the Iowa Online AP Academy!

This year, we are offering 13 AP courses for high school students and eight Honors courses for middle school students through our partnership with Apex Learning. 71 more words

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Is it worth acing APs during senior year?

The following post was originally published on our sister site, The Prospect.

Senior year is stressful enough with college applications, all that waiting, and then making the choice that might define what trajectory your life might take (no pressure)! 79 more words

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Hawaii receives grant money to help low-income students take AP tests

The U.S. Department of Education announced Wednesday that it has awarded $28.4 million in Advanced Placement (AP) grants to 38 states, Washington, D.C., and the Virgin Islands as part of its efforts to boost college- and career-readiness for historically underserved students. 297 more words