AP STATISTICS READING

INFORMATION FOR AP STATISTICS READERS 


BEST PRACTICES NIGHT PRESENTATIONS

2018: most links below are Powerpoints. Visit my Dropbox for all files

Doug Tyson: The Last Banana YouTube Video
Bob Lochel: Assembling the Model Solution Blog Post
Sarah Johnson: The Flint Water Crisis: The Power of a P-Value
Laura Ziegler: Interpreting Histograms Class Handout
Kelly Spoon: Card Sorts for Statistics! Online Resources
James Bush: The Darth Vader Rule
Amy Hogan and Alexandra Brennan: Fake Data Class Handout Blog Post
Jason Dahl: Group MC Tests
Stephen Laber: Brain Cancer and Flipping Coins
Bridget Matamoros: Dowsing for Water Blog post
Mike Pugliese: Estimating r with ellipses
Jamie Perrett: What do these error bars tell us?
Luke Wilcox: 150 Days of AP Stats The Stats Medic website
Darla Emerson: Break In
Abel Maestas: Mr. Maestas and the Great Extrapolation Race
Darin Clifft: Confidence Intervals: A Performance Piece
Leigh Nataro: Stand and Talk Blog post

2017: Speaker links below are pdf files.  Visit my DropBox for the full files.

Paul Rodriguez: Statistics with Fishes
Lara Schultz: Solving the Monty Hall Problem – A Simulation Activity Activity Handout
Steve Willott: There’s a bit more to that “you fool” bear video
Kyle Greene: Computer Science and Statistics…the wedding.
Carla Hill: Number of Letters in Your Name vs. Scrabble Value of Your Name
Luci Thomas: Stacking the Deck
Dru Martin: Making it Stick – Measures of Success
Beth Johnson: Using the “AP style grading model” in Undergraduate Introductory Statistics Classes
Jeff Eicher: Sampling GPAs – Interpreting Confidence Levels
Bridget Matamoros: That’s a bunch of WeiBULL
Beth Rothfuss: Random Homework
John Bennett: Simulated Series and Simulation Excel
Kathy Dickensheets: Breakout of the AP Classroom
Chris Viste: Post Exam Day Activities
Mandi Kraemer: The Final Countdown – Last-Minute AP Review Strategies
Doug Tyson: My First Class: Smelling Parkinson’s Disease

Looking for highlights from previous best practices night presentations?  Visit the archive at Jason Molesky’s Statsmonkey site

6/10 Travel Day Welcome to Kansas City!
Acorn Orientation Meeting
6/11 Day 1 The reading begins! 8am, bright and early!
Geocaching Tour
Polo shirts distributed
Social Lounge Opens
Hometown Shirt / Sports Jersey Day
6/12  Day 2  Professional Speaker Night 
Dr. Regina Nuzzo
Science journalist and Professor – Gallaudet University
“How Journalists Think About Statistics (And How They Don’t)”
6/13  Day 3  College Board Forum
Geekiest Stats / Math Shirt Day
6/14  Day 4  Dine Out Night!
6/15  Day 5  95% Confidence, 1.96 Mile Fun Run
Fun Run Shirt Day
6/16  Day 6  Best Practices Night
Lineup of speakers and archive below.
6/17  Day 7  Closing Night Funstravaganza
6/18  Travel Day Goodbye Kansas City!

 

AP STATISTICS READING HISTORY, Curated by Sue Hvizdos

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