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Developing Understanding Goals for AP Art History

I have been writing about retooling my practice as a teacher and changing my focus towards understanding over coverage. I have long been considering this when looking at my students and their performances in my class. Skills, not content, have been my focus as a teacher but it always seemed to come up short regarding […]

And We’re Back…

Just got the old website fired back up. I am going to be re-configuring it for the new AP Art History course, which currently is offering a more globally focused approach to the survey course. There are 250 specific images students are required to know for the upcoming exam sorted out over 10 content areas. […]

Getting a 5 Is Not As Hard As You May Think

The AP Art History exam is this Thursday and you are wrapping up your confident-filled, several weeks long review of the content of our course. You smile as you lean back in your desk chair, putting your feet up on your desk, with visions of 5’s in your  mind. At least, that is what we […]