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First three historical periods to be cut from AP World History

Teacher Deb Skadden assists sophomore Isabel Kjaer with an AP World history assignment.

Devin Raynor and Sam St. Clair

June 4, 2018

Sophomore Euan Lim, who took AP World History this year, said he, as well as other students, recently shared a petition on Facebook advocating to keep the third of three periods the College Board is removing from the course. “The petition is to keep the College Board from cutting periods one through three from the AP World course,” Lim said. “That would be taking out a lot of the ‘world’ from ‘world history.’” AP World History teacher Debra Skadden said changes to the 2019-2020 curriculu...

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