AP Studio Art: What to Expect in 2019-20
By now you’ve probably heard about the new processes coming to all AP schools in 2019-20. We’ve added information on this site about what you can expect and when.Learn More
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
Aesthetics and the Development of the ConcentrationTips on how to work with a student's individual aesthetic to meet the expectations of the Portfolio's Concentration section.
Using a Sketchbook in AP Studio ArtIdeas for using sketchbooks to promote student creativity and artistic innovation.
Leading Critiques in AP Studio Art ClassesIdeas for giving and facilitating constructive critiques and open dialogue for both beginning and advanced students.
Stimulate: Using National Gallery of Art Islamic Resources
Field Trips as a Means in Developing Sustained Investigations
How the AP Studio Art Portfolio Is ScoredHelpful information about what goes into scoring the portfolios, who is involved, and how scoring discrepancies are resolved.
Tips for Starting a Successful AP Studio Art ProgramInformation and ideas for how to get a new AP Studio Art program off the ground.
Diversity in the Art Classroom
Cartooning and Comic Book Art in the AP Studio Art Environment