advanced placement test http://kbia.org en Missouri student success on Advanced Placement tests doubles http://kbia.org/post/missouri-student-success-advanced-placement-tests-doubles <p></p><p>The number of Missouri students succeeding on Advanced Placement Tests has doubled in the last decade.</p><p>Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education spokesperson Sarah Potter said AP tests saved a great deal of money for students in 2012.</p><p>“Potential cost savings for the students and families are more than fifteen million dollars by taking these exams and getting college credit,” Potter said.</p><p>Although Missouri is showing improvement among the students who do take the test, the number of students taking the test is low.</p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 15:38:02 +0000 Meredith Turk 29318 at http://kbia.org Missouri student success on Advanced Placement tests doubles Columbia AP test scores above state average http://kbia.org/post/columbia-ap-test-scores-above-state-average <p>Students in the Columbia Public School system who took Advanced Placement exams in 2012 outscored their peers across Missouri. Some of the district’s highest scores came in Psychology and Biology. Thu, 30 Aug 2012 21:51:42 +0000 Kristofor Husted 20328 at http://kbia.org Columbia AP test scores above state average