advanced-placement

AP program isn’t all it’s cracked up to be — study

A new study from Stanford University that reviews research on the Advanced Placement program -- including about how much benefit students get from it when they reach college -- is not accurate.

What the AP program can’t do

The latest report by the College Board on its Advanced Placement program talks a lot about the success of these courses. Here's a different look at the AP.

Teacher questions value of AP program

A teacher who taught AP government questions whether all AP courses really make high school students more prepared for college than they would have been if they took other courses.