Frequently we receive requests for reseach on the impact of Advanced Placement.  Here are several for reference. 

Chrys Dougherty, Lynn Mellor, and Shuling Jian. 2006. "The Relationship Between Advanced Placement and College Graduation" (2005), 2005 AP Study Series, Report 1, National Center for Educational Accountability.

Linda Hargrove, Donn Godin, and Barbara Dodd. 2008. "College Outcomes Comparisons by AP and Non-AP High School Experiences." (2008). College Board Research Report No. 2008-3 New York, NY.

C. Kirabo Jackson. 2010. A Little Now for a Lot Later: A Look at Texas Advanced Placement Incentive Program”.   Journal of Human Resources 45(3): 591‐639.         

National High School Center. (2009, April). “Report on key practices and policies of consistently higher performing high schools.” Washington, DC: National High School Center at the American Institutes for Research.

C. Von Secker and S. Liu (2010). “Advanced Placement Examinations as a Key to Postsecondary Success.”  Montgomery County Public Schools, Office of Shared Accountability, Maryland.

D. Wakelyn (2009). “Raising rigor, getting results: Lessons learned from AP expansion.” Washington, DC: National Governors Association.


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