AP STATISTICS READING

INFORMATION FOR ADVANCED PLACEMENT STATISTICS READERS

READING CALENDAR

6/10 Travel Day Welcome to Kansas City!
Optional Acorn Orientation Meeting
6/11 Day 1 Reading Orientation begins!
KC AP Stats Geocaching Event
6/12  Day 2  Hometown Jersey / Shirt Day
Best Practices Night
6/13  Day 3  College Board Open Forum 
6/14  Day 4  Geeky Stats or Math Shirt Day
Dine Out Night
6/15  Day 5  95% Confidence Fun Run
6/16  Day 6  Aloha Shirt Day
Professional Night
Jeffrey Rosenthal – University of Toronto and author of Struck by Lightning, the Curious World of Probabilities.
“From Lotteries to Polls to Crimes to Monte Carlo”
6/17  Day 7  Closing Night Funstravaganza
6/18  Travel Day Goodbye Kansas City!

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2017 FUN RUN INFO – Day 5 (June 15):


BEST PRACTICES NIGHT PRSENTATIONS

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