In this article I comment on Aragon’s regular and AP physics program. Continue reading “STEM Class Issues from the 2017-2018 Aragon School Year: Part 3 – Physics”
What educators know about the AP course system but are reluctant to tell parents.
After a long history of failed curriculum reforms, can parents do anything about public education? This is a Call to Action!
A state science test deadline ends an excellent regular physics class at Aragon HS and pushes too many students into AP Physics.
A Harvard School of Education article decries the misuse of standardized testing, but ignores the fact that Harvard is a prime motivator of the AP exam craze.
What does a test mean when the passing grade is only 36% ???
Aragon has a hole in the curriculum after precalculus. They could fill it by offering a non-AP calculus class.