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App of the Week: K12 AP Exam Prep

By Laura Devaney
April 14th, 2014

app-weekName: K12 AP Exam Prep apps

What is it? A series of complete AP exam review tools for 12 popular AP courses, including biology, environmental science, psychology, world history, calculus, and more.

Best for: High School AP teachers and students

Price: Free to try Lite versions; unlock all content or download full for $9.99 – $11.99 per course

Requirements: 7” tablets or larger on iTunes, Google Play, or Amazon AppStore

Features: Based on the subject, the 12 apps in this series can include:

  • Quick Review Module – View an intuitive, highly organized, topic-by-topic study guide of all topics and concepts on the AP-approved course outline.
  • Multiple Choice Module – Answer realistic AP exam-style multiple choice questions and take full simulated tests with or without feedback.
  • Free Response Module – Practice planning and answering realistic AP exam-style free response questions with scoring guides.
  • Scored Essay Module – Interactively review AP exam-style essays that earned high, medium, and low scores to see why an essay receives a higher or lower score
  • Study Statistics – Track topics mastered and topics that need further review to create in individual study plan.
  • “Lite” version free to try; “Full” version without In-App Purchase is perfect for bulk education download
  • Designed for 7” tablets or larger on iTunes, Google Play, or Amazon AppStore

Link: http://www.k12.com/mobile-apps/AP

About the Author:

Laura Devaney

Laura Ascione Devaney is the Managing Editor, Content Services at eSchool Media. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland's prestigious Philip Merrill College of Journalism. When she isn't wrangling her two children, Laura enjoys running, photography, home improvement, and rooting for the Terps. Find Laura on Twitter: @eSN_Laura http://twitter.com/eSN_Laura