Advanced Placement Teachers Learn New Techniques

July 27, 2015

By Crystal Anderson, Arvada Press | July 20, 2015

Arvada Press logoMany students may consider taking an Advanced Placement course daunting, a mentality more than 500 teachers in Colorado are trying to change.

“The biggest part of teaching an AP class is instilling the confidence that ‘I can do this’ in our students,” said Michele Gillis, an AP language and literature teacher at Cedaredge High School on the state’s western slope.