Wilkerson and Parker win Exemplary Research Award

legsimshotCAPPP director John Wilkerson and research affiliate Walter ParkerĀ  received the prestigous 2013 Exemplary Research Award from the National Council for Social Studies. The award was for their experimental research examining the benefits of a project based learning approach to high school AP government classes.

The project has also received quite a bit of local media coverage

A Bold Experiment

Less Lecturing, more doing: New approach for AP classes

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