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The real difficulty of a class is often hidden – behind the teacher

The real difficulty of a class is often hidden – behind the teacher

Claire Dinshaw, Staff Writer

March 4, 2015

Each year around the time of course selection every student is forced to consider how many AP and honors courses they should take. Every year they face the same dilemma. How can they be sure that the honors course they want to take won’t take up as much of their time as their AP? Leveled classes,...

I dub thee an easy AP

I dub thee an easy AP

Emily Wolfe, Staff Writer

May 30, 2014

Nowhere in writing do the words “easy” and “AP” appear in the same sentence; however among Staples students, these polar opposites often mesh into one common oxymoron: “easy AP.” While some classes are dubbed with this title for eternity, others tend to move up and down in supposed ranking. James...

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