Beyond AP Statistics Workshop (Room 204)

2023 Beyond AP Statistics (BAPS) Workshop


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Sponsored by the American Statistical Association/National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Joint Committee on Curriculum in Statistics and Probability, the BAPS Workshop is designed for experienced high school statistics teachers and is designed to strengthen and expand teachers’ statistics backgrounds by introducing them to topics just beyond the content of the typical AP Statistics course.


8:00 - 9:30: Bootstrapping to estimate margin of error and calculate confidence intervals, Robin Lock
9:30 - 9:45: Break
9:45 - 11:15: Power: What is it and why do we care? Understanding Power and its implications, Beth Chance
11:15 - 12:15: Lunch
12:15 - 1:45: Introduction to data science, Jamie Perrett
1:45 - 2:00: Break
2:00 - 3:30: Multiple regression, Roxy Peck



The workshop will be divided into four sessions led by the following noted statisticians:

Beth Chance, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo | Understanding power and its implications

Robin Lock & Patti Frazer Lock, St. Lawrence University | Bootstrapping to estimate margin of error and calculate confidence intervals

Jamie Perrett, Brigham Young University | Introduction to data science

Roxy Peck, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo | Multiple Regression