The one big problem with AP biology (although it’s getting better) is that it often discourages critical thinking. The problem is information overload. I think I have the solution. Schema. There’s a concept that your brain develops an “outline” for Continue reading AP Biology: Some historical context for genetics
Today it hit me. The AP biology exam, among others, should ideally test a person’s knowledge and ability at a college level. So why not teach it like a college course? I just realized what is missing. Primary source materials. Continue reading This is what AP biology classes are missing!
Note: This article is based on a guide I wrote for some students who are taking the AP biology exam. But this tip is just as relevant for chemistry, physics, etc. In AP biology, there is a lot of specialized Continue reading AP Biology Tips: Science vocabulary shortcut