COE Alumna quoted in New York Times

Amanda Kraemer (MED ’09, Mathematics Ed.) is an AP Calculus teacher at Freedom High School in Orlando, FL. She is part of a new program that expands Advanced Placement course offerings to enroll more students into college. The program creates study review classes sponsored by a nonprofit group, Advancement Via Individual Determination, that works to help prepare disadvantaged students for higher education. Kraemer’s approach seems to be working, because last spring, more than 90 percent of her students received passing grades on their math exams.

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Amanda Kraemer and a few of her students