Resources for the 2020-21 school year will be posted on this page as they become available.
AP Coordinator's Manual, Part 1 2020-21
This manual provides detailed information about everything AP coordinators need to do from the start of the school year through the November 13 exam ordering deadline.
AP Coordinator's Manual, Part 2 2020-21
Updated May 2021
This manual provides detailed information about this year’s paper and pencil AP Exams, including exam administration policies and procedures and post-exam tasks. Note: The May update is a clarification to the packing list information on p.90.
AP Digital Testing Guide
Updated May 3
View the AP Digital Testing Guide for detailed information about 2021 digital AP Exams.
AP Exam Instructions, 2020-21
Exam administration proctor scripts for this year’s paper-and-pencil exams.
Subject-Specific AP Exam Instructions for Paper and Pencil Exams in 2020-21Printable subject-specific proctor scripts for paper and pencil exams.
For Coordinators: Setup, Enrollment, and Ordering
An overview and timeline of the steps coordinators, teachers, and students need to take before the final ordering deadline.
For Students: Joining Your AP Class Section
An assignment students receive from their AP teacher on the first day of class; includes step-by-step instructions for joining their teacher's class section online.
For Teachers: Helping Students Join Your AP Class Section
Instructions for getting class join codes and ensuring that students have joined class sections. Includes tips for using AP Daily, topic questions, and progress checks in your classroom.
Supplement for AP Students and Parents in California, 2020-21
This publication is specific to students who take AP Exams in California.
AP SSD Guidelines for 2020-21
These guidelines will help you administer AP Exams to students testing with accommodations.
Digital Audio Capture (DAC) App Overview for Chromebook
This step-by-step guide includes instructions on downloading, installing, and using the DAC app for Chromebook.
Digital Audio Capture (DAC) App Overview for iPad
This step-by-step guide includes instructions on downloading, installing, and using the DAC app for iPad.
AP Nonstandard Administration Report (NAR)
A blank report for recording testing time for a student taking an AP Exam with accommodations approved by College Board Services for Students with Disabilities.