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Dear Teachers

Dear Teachers,

How have you been this week? We really hope your week has not been as long as mine.

Or maybe it has been super long because you needed to grade about seventy essays written by your lovely students. 506 more words


Iowa Online AP Academy Mentors: Advice and Resources

Welcome to another exciting year of IOAPA courses! We know there is a lot going on this time of year, so we gathered up some resources and advice to kick off the IOAPA year all in one place so you can check it out now and refer back anytime. 566 more words


Democrats Release Urban Education Task Force Minority Report

A year ago, Assembly Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester) announced the formation of several bipartisan task forces including the Speaker’s Task Force on Urban Education. According to the Speaker, the goal of each task force was to explore possible solutions and recommend legislation to the full Assembly. 295 more words

State Issue


Living with three little sisters who love food as much as I do, eating has always been a competition. For example, when my mother brings out three sausages as a side dish, the tension builds up and the four of us are almost bouncing in our seats by the end of the prayer. 464 more words

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APUSH- 8/17/16 & 8/18/16

Welcome to APUSH 2016-2017!

  • Announcements
    • NHD– “Taking a Stand in History”
    • VFW “Voice of Democracy” contest
  • Classroom administrivia
    • Schoolwires
    • WordPress
    • Remind.com
    • Turnitin.com
      • 13181792
      • prapush
  • Learning- “Make it Stick”
Class Activities

Never Taken an AP, Honors, Dual-Enrollment Class? Don't Worry

Honestly, there is so much unnecessary hype when discussing advanced classes. Sure, it shows that you can handle rigorous course work but many schools do not offer such courses. 151 more words


In Case You Missed It: Developing an AP Culture

This post was originally published in December 2015. Enjoy!

When talking with many of our schools, we hear that one of the keys to building a successful AP program is fostering an environment where academic achievement is valued, especially within the AP context. 592 more words

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