2017 Chief Reader Report Module
The Chief Reader for the 2017 AP Art History exam provides a brief walkthrough of the highlights of their Chief Reader Report. In this presentation, Heather Madar of Humboldt State University gives bite-sized overviews of each free-response question—how students performed, teaching tips for areas where students struggled, and a deeper understanding of the questions and results.
Below is a diverse selection of supplemental materials, including lesson plans and teaching strategies, from the College Board and your AP colleagues. Look for more classroom resources in the AP Teacher Community.
From the College Board
Special Focus Materials
From Your AP Colleagues
The Keystone in the High School CurriculumA talk on the importance of art history as a high school course.
The Challenge of Architectural MeaningA discussion on how to engage art history students' interest.
Understanding Islamic AestheticsAn overview of the history of Islamic art.
The Meaningful Walk and the AP Art History CourseThis article discusses how art history can transform students' understanding of their own environments.