In Arkansas, AP African American Studies won’t count toward graduation requirements, education officials say

Written by on August 15, 2023

Tommy Metthe/The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette via AP

Students make their way into Little Rock Central High School on Monday, Aug. 24, 2020, for the first day of classes in the Little Rock School District.


Students in Arkansas public high schools enrolled in the controversial Advanced Placement African American Studies course will not be able to receive credit toward graduation, state education officials told districts last week.

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