AP U.S. Government and Politics Redesign
As part of its ongoing process to make AP course and exam materials more effective for teachers and their students, the College Board has released to educators a redesigned AP U.S. Government and Politics Curriculum Framework. The redesigned course and exam will launch in the 2018-19 school year.
Teaching and Assessing AP: New Subjects
AP Calculus teachers can now access an online professional development resource featuring new sample free-response questions, videos of educators modeling key instructional strategies for challenging skills and content, and resources to help implement those strategies in the classroom.
Resources for 2016-17 Courses
Resources for AP Computer Science Principles and the updated AP Calculus and revised AP World History courses and exams – including course and exam descriptions and sample exam questions – are available on the AP Central course home pages. Resources to help teachers with the AP Course Audit process are available on the AP Course Audit website.
Introducing AP Computer Sciences Principles
Launching in 2016-17, AP Computer Science Principles is a new computer science course designed to broaden participation in STEM fields by introducing students to the creative aspects of programming and the real-world impact of computing.