Arkansas AIMS - encouraging rigor, rewarding excellence

Arkansas Advanced Initiative for Math and Science, Inc., AR AIMS, an affiliate of the National Math and Science Initiative, exists to strengthen the teaching of the AP¬ģ mathematics, science, and English courses and to build enrollment and increase the number of students taking and earning qualifying scores on AP¬ģ exams in these subjects.


– IN THE¬†NEWS –

LAYING THE FOUNDATION TRAINING

For PreAP Teachers in Grades 6-11  and Elementary Teachers in Grades 3-5  For Information: Click HERE 

  • LTF ¬†is content based, incorporates higher order thinking, common core, and new generation science standards.
  • LTF aides in your preparation for teacher evaluation.
  • LTF is approved to count as ADE’s required training for PreAP teachers.
  • LTF is a four day training.

A.  SECONDARY (6-12)  LTF             

  • June 23-26, 2015 Greenbrier High School¬†MS/HS Years 1, 2, 3 Math, Science, and English¬†¬†Registration click HERE ¬†¬†

  • June 29-July 2, 2015 El Dorado¬†High School ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†MS Years 1, 2, 3 Science MS/HS Math and English ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† Registration click¬†HERE

  • July 14-July 17, 2015 ¬†Prairie GroveHigh School ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† MS Years 1, 2, 3 Science MS/HS Math and English ¬†Registration click¬†HERE

B.  ELEMENTARY (3-5) LTF

  • June 23-26, 2015 ¬†UCA (Conway)¬†Years 1, 2 Math/Science and English/Social Studies ¬†Registration click¬†HERE¬†

  • June 29- July 2, 2015 ¬†El Dorado ¬†Years 1, 2¬†Math/Science and English/Social Studies Registration click¬†HERE

  • July 28-31, 2015 ¬†Ft. Smith ¬†¬†Years 1, 2, ¬†Math/Science and English/Social Studies ¬† Registration click¬†HERE


ONLINE AP PREP 

Beginning February 8, 2015

SUNDAY            ENGLISH LITERATURE          PHYSICS 2

MONDAY       STATISTICS       PHYSICS 1               PHYSICS C

TUESDAY           ENGLISH LANGUAGE        CHEMISTRY

WEDNESDAY    ENGLISH LANG         CALC BC       BIOLOGY

THURSDAY         APES          CALCULUS AB         BIOLOGY

For Titles, Click HERE


 

ARKANSAS AIMS RETURN ON INVESTMENT 

FACTS:

  • 17.4% OF THE HIGH SCHOOLS IN ARKANSAS ARE AR AIMS HIGH SCHOOLS
  • IN 2014 STUDENTS IN AR AAIMS SCHOOLS TOOK 11,671 AP EXAMS
  • IN 2014 AP STUDENTS IN AR AIMS SCHOOLS OBTAINED 3, 332 QUALIFYING SCORES ON AP EXAMS
  • IN 2014, THE % OF STUDENTS IN THE NATION OBTAINING A QUALIFYING AP SCORE WAS 13.2%
  • IN 2014, THE % OF ARKANSAS STUDENTS OBTAINING A QUALIFYING AP SCORE WAS 10.8%
  • In 2014, THE % OF AR AIMS STUDENTS OBTAINING A QUALIFYING AP SCORE WAS 28.5%!


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Arkansas AAIMS Calendar of Professional Development Events     AAIMS Calendar 2014-2015

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