Learning Tools for AP® Courses offer a full suite of AP resources

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Learning Tools For AP® Courses offers educators all the resources they need to empower their students to succeed in their AP classes, reach their target scores on AP exams, and earn college credit. Featuring up-to-date questions modeled after College Board® content with answer explanations that are clear, concise, and complete, Learning Tools For AP® Courses promote learning by ensuring students understand and retain information, develop critical-thinking skills, and master concepts.

Using research-based educational strategies, Learning Tools for AP® Courses incorporate individualized learning, active recall, and immediate and explanatory feedback. Content for all 11 subjects (and counting!) is updated weekly by a team of AP educators, including AP Readers and AP Table Leaders, to ensure alignment with current courses.

Teachers use the tools to quickly assign content supporting their instruction, monitor student progress, and gauge performance in virtual, in-person, or blended instruction.

UWorld’s Learning Tools for AP® Courses make really hard material easy to understand while saving educators time finding or creating materials. With accessibility in mind, the tools are designed to be easy to use right away for both teachers and students.

 

Formats/platforms used:

Learning Tools for AP® Courses are web-based, so it is accessible from any internet-enabled device.

 

Primary website URL:

https://www.uworld.com/

 

Problem solved:

Learning Tools for AP® Courses help educators empower their students to succeed in AP courses and exams. They also solve the problem of teachers spending too much valuable time looking for appropriate resources.

 

Grade/age range:

Learning Tools for AP® Courses are appropriate for high school students in AP courses.

 

Core or supplemental?

Learning Tools for AP® Courses address 11 different AP subjects, with more to come.

 

Subjects:

Learning Tools for AP® Courses are aligned to AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Statistics, AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP Physics 1, AP Psychology, AP US History, and AP World History.

 

Lesson time needed:

Learning Tools for AP® Courses require as much or as little class time as each individual student needs.

 

Pricing model:

Learning Tools for AP® Courses are available under a tiered pricing plan starting as low as $16 per student.

 

Additional services needed?

UWorld provides everything teachers need to help their students succeed in their AP courses and exams, including start-up training and customer support.

 

What makes UWorld unique?

The true difference maker in Learning Tools for AP® Courses is its in-depth explanations, which clearly and concisely show students why answers are right or wrong. They are based on research-backed educational strategies, such as active recall, individualized learning, and immediate, explanatory feedback. Unlike other AP resources, Learning Tools for AP® Courses offer content that is updated weekly by a team of educators with more than 170 combined years of experience teaching AP courses.

 

Characteristics:

Learning Tools for AP® Courses feature a simple user interface and experience so both teachers and students can get immediately to work.

Here’s what users are saying:

“I used UWorld with my AP Calculus and AP Statistics students. The questions are truly reflective of what students experience on the AP exam both in content and rigor. I found UWorld to be an excellent resource to use for AP exam review as well as throughout the school year.” 

--Keesha Bruce, AP Math Teacher, Pasadena ISD

"I was getting things together for assessment for my AP class and I logged into UWorld and the quality of the explanations of the questions was amazing. I can see that tremendous effort has been put into this product. I am grateful for Pasadena ISD Advanced Academics’ support in procuring this for AP teachers. My students enjoy the explanations and the time savings as well cannot be understated." 

--James B. Simmons, M. Ed, AP World History & Personalized Learning World History Teacher, Dr. Kirk Lewis Career & Technical High School, Pasadena ISD, TX

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