Tag Archives: AP Calculus AB

Student Success Story

Our monthly professional development session this morning included a panel on student success stories.  Several students recounted how they overcame challenges in their lives ultimately enabling them to succeed in high school. Their stories were inspirational, heartbreaking, and, at times, … Continue reading

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Pizza Pi Day

As Pi Day this year fell on a Saturday, I decided to celebrate it in every one of my five sections on each of the two block days encompassing them: Thursday (3/12/15) for two honors precalculus sections and Friday (3/13/15) … Continue reading

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Uplifting “Thank You Note” from an AP Calc Student

One day after this fall semester concluded, I shared on my personal Facebook account an email I received from one of my AP Calculus AB students along with commentary about my thoughts to leave teaching as my challenges this semester weighed … Continue reading

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