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APUSH controversy spreads beyond Oklahoma

APUSH controversy spreads beyond Oklahoma
March 2, 2015

Recently, lawmakers in Oklahoma have been doing their best to eliminate AP U.S. History (APUSH) from high schools statewide. Opponents of the curriculum argue that it neglects to teach important facets...

APUSH controversy: college framework catastrophe?

APUSH controversy: college framework catastrophe?
February 20, 2015

Opponents of the revised 2014-2015 AP U.S. History (APUSH) exam have begun a patriotic uproar against the College Board and its released framework for the modified test. Teachers and politicians have...

SpringBoard? More like Spring-bored!

SpringBoard? More like Spring-bored!
December 4, 2014
Though SpringBoard has some benefits, many students and teachers believe that it is detrimental to PHS students’ education.

College-crazed juniors up the competition: For the Class of 2016, A- becomes the new F

College-crazed juniors up the competition: For the Class of 2016, A- becomes the new F
November 12, 2014

At junior Zoë Bowlus's September birthday party, a group of her close friends surround an outdoor table on a cool summer night. But her friends aren't discussing Taylor Swift's new hit or the latest episode...

Is APUSH too much of a push for freshmen?

Is APUSH too much of a push for freshmen?
November 7, 2014

One of the listed accomplishments on Springbrook High School’s website is that the school has the highest number of freshmen students enrolled in Advanced Placement United States History (APUSH). However,...

School begins replacing AP courses with new advanced courses

School begins replacing AP courses with new advanced courses
June 2, 2014

Beginning next fall, Shalhevet will begin eliminating Advanced Placement courses in the hope of replacing all of them with advanced courses offering more depth, critical thinking and problem-solving, administrators...

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