Arkansas, advance placement courses
Each spring, secondary students across Arkansas sit for Advanced Placement (AP) Exams. Arkansas has one of the most aggressive policies promoting AP in the nation. Despite this, Arkansas students are still struggling with inequitable and inadequate access to AP courses. This brief examines the effects of Arkansas’ AP legislation on equity, adequacy, and productivity in AP policy, particularly for the state’s low-income and minority students.
McKenzie, S. C., & Ritter, G. W. (2016). Advanced Placement in Arkansas: Increasing Equity. Policy Briefs. Retrieved from https://scholarworks.uark.edu/oepbrief/13