Reframe “numerical grades” as potential qualifying scores on the AP exam

At this point in the year, it can be helpful to begin framing grades as potential qualifying scores on the AP exam so that students can see how their current level of performance compares to the levels needed to be successful on the AP exam or portfolio.

Explore Student Experiences Throughout the School Year

Click on each critical period to explore student experiences.

Strong Start


Keeping Up


Midterm Reset


Exam Prep


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.

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