With funding support from the Geography Education National Implementation Project (GENIP), the American Association of Geographers (AAG) has developed a proposal for a new Advanced Placement course in Geographic Information Science & Technology (AP GIS&T).
Click here for some background on this initiative.
Course Proposal: Click the links below to view or download PDFs of the proposal documents.
- Executive Summary
- Background and Justification
- Course Description
- Professional Development
- Endorsing Organizations
- Appendices: AAG Resolution for K-12 Geography | Representative Syllabi | GIS&T Body of Knowledge
Letters of Attestation: For the AP GIS&T proposal to be formally considered by the College Board, the AAG needs to collect attestations of interest and support from at least 100 college/university departments and 250 high schools.
High school principals and academic department chairpersons are invited to complete an attestation for AP GIS&T using the following links.
College/University Attestations Received (as of January 20, 2017): 118
High School Attestations Received (as of January 20, 2017): 122
Have questions about the AP GIS&T course proposal? Contact the AAG.