Help students practice planning skills
Some students in AP will not have encountered the amount of content a typical AP course entails. They will need explicit teaching around planning for upcoming assignments, juggling outside commitments and other classes, and working against deadlines. By providing students with these strategies upfront and on an ongoing basis, they can begin to manage their own time and assignments in a way that will help them succeed.
We suggest implementing these strategies:
Explore Student Experiences Throughout the School Year
Click on each critical period to explore student experiences.
Due to varying school schedules and contexts, the exact timing of the critical periods will differ by school and even by class. The months provided are a guide for where teachers should be looking for experiences based on time of year.