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AP Students: Enter for your chance to win $50 #whyItakeAP
September 29, 2014 | Comments
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A+ College Ready works to dramatically increase the number of students in Alabama taking math, science, and English AP courses, earning qualifying scores on AP exams, and attending and succeeding in college. However, we want to know what excites YOU about taking an AP course!
 
Tweet a picture showing why you enjoy taking an AP course using the official hashtag: #whyItakeAP

The top 5 student submissions will each win a gift card valued at $50!

 
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Competition Rules:
  • All submissions must be received by October 31, 2014
  • Students must be enrolled in an AP math, science, or English course for the 2014-2015 school year
  • All photos must be school appropriate
  • By participating in the competition, you agree to let A+ College Ready post your picture and username on various social media platforms
 
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APTV: Students in AP Classes Receive Many Benefits
September 22, 2014 | Comments
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In a recent in-depth report on Alabama Public Television, A+ College Ready was highlighted for its success in expanding Advanced Placement programs statewide. The report also looked at the financial benefits for students who take an AP class. At the recent A+ College Ready Results Celebration in Montgomery, Governor Bentley and Dr. Bice also recognized the success of the A+ College Ready AP Program.  [continue reading]
 
 
Gov. Bentley & Dr. Bice Announce Alabama is #1 Again!
August 26, 2014 | Comments
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Governor Robert Bentley announced Alabama ranks number one in the nation in percent growth of students achieving qualifying scores on math, science, and English Advanced Placement* (AP) exams, with a 136% increase over the last six years. Additionally, the results show even higher percentage increases in math, science and English qualifying scores for minority students over the last six years -- an amazing 232% increase compared to a national increase of 112%, ranking Alabama as number one among... [continue reading]
 
 
Congratulations to Stephanie Hyatt on Many Honors!
August 25, 2014 | Comments
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A+ College Ready congratulates Stephanie Hyatt, one of Alabama's best "Laying The Foundation" trainers and AP instructors, on her recent achievements. The University of Alabama - Huntsville has bestowed on her the distinction of being among the few that have received the "Alumni of Achievement Award." According to the National Math & Science Initiative's English Director, Michelle Stie-Buckles, "Stephanie has been a vocal and effective supporter of LTF in Huntsville and has served has one o... [continue reading]
 
 
Video: Students Demonstrating "Sphero"
July 14, 2014 | Comments
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Check out Jake and Benji,  two students who worked with Jeff Gray at the University of Alabama, demonstrating “Sphero” at the weeklong Professional Development  held at UA for Alabama teachers who will be teaching Computer Science Principles next year. Read more and watch the video.
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