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2016 Year in Review

Recent longitudinal research reveals over four times as many AdvanceKentucky students enroll in AP coursework as their peers and AP coursework has a significant impact on college persistence

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CS Professional Development for Teachers

Apply for the Computer Science Principles or Computer Science Discoveries Professional Learning Program.  Face-to-face training in curriculum for teachers in grades 7-12. 

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Leader Assembly

Once a year AdvanceKY brings together leader teams from all active cohort schools to review updates of program elements, discuss best practice, and plan for the coming school year.


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Fall Forum

This unique training brings together innovative ideas from experienced Kentucky AP teachers as well as proven strategies from nationally-recognized leaders in their content areas. 

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Cohort 10

AdvanceKentucky is pleased to announce the addition of ten high schools joining the program in Cohort 10.
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We are also taking applications for Cohort 11. Schools interested in joining AdvanceKY can find more information here. 
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Upcoming Events

Leader Assembly
Louisville, KY
August 25, 2017
Fall Forum
Louisville, KY
October 27-28, 2017


AP Student Voice: Why Open Enrollment Matters

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The elements of success are integrated into a holistic strategy focused on student access, engagement,  and success.  

Collectively these interrelated components promote and support a school culture of high expectations for rigorous student learning and open enrollment in Advanced Placement* courses.

AdvanceKY Schools

Our Mission

AdvanceKentucky's mission is to work with local, state and national partners to dramatically expand access to and participation and success in rigorous college-level work in high school, particularly among student populations traditionally underrepresented in these courses.

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Lexington, KY 40507