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AP Downloads & Materials Ordering

Ordering AP Publications

  • College Board Store: Students and educators can shop here for a variety of AP teaching and learning resources.
  • Free AP Publications: Use this online form to order printed copies of the AP Program's free publications for your school.

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General Information
Share AP Website. Downloadable materials educators can use to introduce students and parents to AP courses and exams. Includes the AP student brochure, AP parent brochure, student posters, a customizable parent’s night PowerPoint presentation, links to other resources and more. Materials in English and Spanish. Education Professional, Students, Parents
AP and Higher Education (.pdf/803.4K) Publication. This booklet for higher education administrators and educators provides resources and information to help inform AP policies at colleges and universities. It includes recent research on AP and an overview of how AP Exams are developed and scored, with an emphasis on the role that college and university faculty play throughout the process.

Subject-specific policy guides for higher education are available for download on the Credit and Placement Policy page.
Education Professional
How to Start an AP Course Website. Discover the 7 steps to start an AP course at your school. Find estimated course costs and links to useful information and resources. Education Professional

AP Coordinator Information
AP Program Guide 2014-15 (.pdf/1.4 MB) Publication. Written for both AP Coordinators and school administrators, this guide provides information about the AP Program and the various stages of the AP year, from starting an AP program at a school, through ordering, administering, returning, and paying for exams. Test Coordinator, K-12 Administrator
AP Coordinator's Manual  Publication. Written for AP Coordinators. This is the primary reference for all aspects of administering AP Exams. - available soon Test Coordinator
AP Exam Instructions Proctor scripts and instructions for administering AP Exams Test Coordinator, Proctor
Recording Student Reponses Using a Computer Supplemental instructions for administering the recorded portion of the world language and Music Theory exams using a PC or Mac. Test Coordinator, Proctor
AP Coordinator Newsletter Archive Archived copies of this year's newsletters, which include important updates, reminders about upcoming events and deadlines, professional development opportunities, and other useful news about AP courses and exams. Test Coordinator, K-12 Administrator

Exam Administration Resources

Sample Exam-Taker Agreement (.rtf/54K)

Template. Coordinators whose schools require AP students to sign agreements at the start of the school year can download this starter template. Note: These agreements are driven by local school policy; the AP Program does not require or endorse their use. Test Coordinator

Archived Score Request Form (.pdf/72K)

Template. Four years after a student's test date, AP scores are removed from our active computer files and archived. Students should use this form to request archived copies of their score reports. AP Services must receive a signed and written request, and the fee is $25 per college. Test Coordinator

Spreadsheet for 2015 AP Proctor Scheduling and Room Organization (.xls/27K)

Template. This spreadsheet template is a powerful tool for the logistical planning that AP Coordinators need to do each spring. Test Coordinator

Spreadsheet for Keeping Track of Student Exams 2015 (.xls/28K)

Template. Spreadsheet for tracking student registration, exam orders, fees and fee reductions, etc. Test Coordinator

Letters to Students: On-Site Testing (.rtf/78K)
Off-Site Testing (.rtf/85K)

Template. AP Coordinators can modify and send these letter templates to their students as the AP Exam administration approaches. Both letters contain information on what students should and shouldn't bring to the exams, where the exams are, when they need to arrive, and more. Test Coordinator

Sample Student Registration Form (.rtf/76K)

Template. AP Coordinators can download this sample form and revise it to meet their schools' needs. Test Coordinator

Data and Reports
9th Annual AP Report to the Nation

Publication. The 9th Annual AP Report to the Nation reports on each U.S. state's efforts to improve high school achievement by involving greater segments of the student population—and traditionally underserved minority students in particular—in rigorous AP courses.

More information is available on the Report to the Nation website.

Education Professional
AP Data 2014 Visit this page to download AP data reports and statistical tables from the 2013-14 academic year. Education Professional

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