|The ProCon.org resources listed below can be used to supplement the instruction of AP Biology. They are geared to match College Board learning outcomes and test preparation, while also advancing critical thinking with real-world information about important policy issues. Biology teachers who are not preparing for the AP test may also find the resources useful.
“AP Biology is an introductory college-level biology course. Students cultivate their understanding of biology through inquiry-based investigations as they explore the following topics: evolution, cellular processes – energy and communication, genetics, information transfer, ecology, and interactions.”
College Board, “AP Biology,” collegeboard.org (accessed July 21, 2016)
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