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Coming to ITAG? Check Out Our IOAPA Presentations!

Governor Branstad has declared October 18-24 Gifted Education Week in Iowa in conjunction with the Iowa Talented and Gifted Association Annual Conference. This year’s ITAG conference will be held in Des Moines, Iowa on October 19-20, 2015 and is focused on the theme of “The Core Challenge: Building Options and Breaking Barriers”. 137 more words

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IOAPA Spring Semester Enrollment is Approaching!

Interested in Iowa Online AP Academy courses for Spring 2016? Here are some dates to keep in mind.

  • Enrollment for Spring Semester courses is from November 2-December 11, 2015.
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IOAPA: Bridging the Gap for Rural Students

Advanced Placement classes are nationally recognized for the rigor and challenge they provide to high school students. When students have the opportunity to participate in AP classes, they generally report that they feel prepared for college courses and appreciate the experience overall. 398 more words

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Education Films

AP Language students:

You may use the following film clips as one of the texts in your Education Synthesis Essay:

11th Grade AP English Language

IOAPA: Notes for Success

For many students, taking notes may be second nature, but have you ever really thought about how to take notes? Rather than noting every word, consider some note-taking strategies to try with your Iowa Online AP Academy classes! 200 more words

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All Aboard the AP Fail Boat

The Advanced Placement (AP) course I teach has recently undergone a significant redesign of its curriculum and test. As a result, the College Board has declared that this year, teachers need not submit their own syllabi for approval via the annual course audit process. 303 more words

IOAPA: Developing a Learning Plan

Students and teachers often find that getting organized is a top priority as classes begin, and amidst the flurry of new notebooks and color-coding, it can be easy to forget why all this activity is necessary. 450 more words

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