Don’t give up on AP

UNIVERSITY ISSUES: The UC system should not follow Dartmouth College’s example of ending the practice of giving credits for high AP exam scores.

When analyzing the value of the Advanced Placement program, universities must carefully weigh the perceived quality of high school coursework, including the year-end exam, against the benefits AP courses provide. While its services have been criticized over the years, AP holds an invaluable place in higher education, and it should
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