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2012-03-08 21:00:00

Shmoop looks to help students by painting a helpful picture of the AP Art History exam. Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) March 08, 2012

2012-01-17 22:00:00

For students interested in acing the AP European History exam, Shmoop now has an extensive guide with full-length practice exams. Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) January

2011-07-12 06:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- High school students across the country are receiving their Advanced Placement (AP) test scores this summer. Students can take their scores to MyEdu to learn how to save thousands of dollars in college costs.

2011-03-16 09:56:00

Districts in Chicago; Tampa, Fla.; Hudson County, N.J.; and San Bernadino, Calif.

2010-09-20 13:30:00

DALLAS, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dallas Independent School District (Dallas ISD) and two long-time foundation partners celebrated a milestone today in the Advanced Placement Incentive Program (APIP) with the announcement of a new grant agreement.

2010-04-19 09:40:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With an annual yearly growth rate of 9.3 percent over the last two decades, Advanced Placement courses have become a juggernaut in American high school education.

2009-10-06 11:01:49

The latest research from the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management explores the wide disparities in advanced high school course-taking (such as Advanced Placement courses) among race, poverty, and gender groups in Florida.

2008-08-26 09:00:32

Nearly 60 percent more students will be taking more challenging math and science courses at high schools in six states this fall, thanks to the National Math and Science Initiative, a nationwide effort to improve American achievement and competitiveness.

2008-08-26 00:00:32

By Jeremy Singer-Vine More and more school districts are banking on improving student performance using cash incentives - a $1,000 payout for high test scores, for example. But whether they work is hard to say.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.