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Broad access to carefully curated HMH Advanced Placement® & Electives titles dramatically impacts students’ ability to thrive in college and beyond. HMH Advanced Placement & Electives provides personalized supports within proven content and instruction to deepen every student’s understanding of critical concepts and their real-world applications. Together, we can create a culture where AP® level success is celebrated by educators, students, and families alike.

A Pathway to Success

Our new partnership with John Wiley & Sons College Division exemplifies our commitment to ensuring an equitable path to success for students across all grade levels, subject areas, and proficiency levels. Wiley’s proven resources for Advanced Placement, honors, and elective courses in high school enable us to unlock students’ potential to step up to—and succeed with—college-level work.

Proven Content

Excite and challenge students with time-tested content and innovative pedagogy delivered by nationally known classroom and research thought leaders.

Equal Access

Combine clear, authoritative text with engaging illustrations, examples, and purposeful student activities to accommodate different learning styles.

Purposeful Technology

Enhance classroom instruction with interactive graphs, simulations, animations, videos, and assessment tools that measure each student's progress in real time.

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A Complete Digital Experience

Our digital learning environment includes the complete contents of the student textbook with interactive resources and real-time assessments embedded throughout.

Flexible Support for Teachers

AP equity means full support for educators too. Enhance your practice with foundational skill building that really works for high school students, real-time assessment tools for course correcting, and integration support and training.

Set every student on a path to college success.

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Quality college-level courses across subject areas
  • 772806 Ap Math

    Math

    We offer students a wide variety of options to pursue after completing Algebra 2, including Trigonometry, Precalculus, AP Calculus, AP Statistics, and more.

  • 772806 AP Science update

    Science

    Our Science solutions deliver hands-on explorations that bring out the scientist in every student. Courses include Anatomy & Physiology, AP Environmental Science, AP Chemistry, and AP Physics.

  • WF1177963 Our Solutions Social Studies

    Social Studies

    From Geography to Economics and Psychology, our Social Studies solutions encourage students to discover how various people, places, cultures, and concepts intertwine to create the world we live in.

  • 772806 Ap Career Tech

    Career & Tech

    These programs explore current, real-world concepts and skills that students will need to pursue careers in their chosen fields.

  • 772806 Ap Business Accounting

    Business & Accounting

    Covering personal and business financial management, our Accounting and Business solutions provide a clear introduction to fundamental accounting, finance, and business principles with lessons that demonstrate relevance.

  • 772806 Ap Computer Science

    Computer Science

    Offering an in-depth look at Java® and Python®, our Computer Science courses introduce fundamental programming techniques, develop necessary design skills, and support students in becoming confident coders.

Advanced & Electives Materials from HMH and Wiley

The HMH + Wiley partnership offers high schools some of the top titles in AP, honors, and electives. Our AP Editions provide the same authoritative content used on college campuses, supported by features developed especially for high school classrooms. We are proud to offer you digital access to our time-tested content and instruction developed by nationally known educators and thought leaders, for your AP Summer Institutes and beyond.

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Precalculus

Precalculus

Cynthia Young developed this curriculum to seamlessly align with how teachers teach and to fully support student learning, Precalculus offers an intuitive, supportive program for students without sacrificing the rigor needed for true conceptual understanding and preparation for Calculus.

  • Interactive animations bring the math to life
  • Catch the Mistake exercises promote critical thinking
  • Text mirrors the teacher's voice, which aids students when not in the classroom
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Precalculus WF1631350

Functions Modeling Change: A Preparation for Calculus

Functions Modeling Change: A Preparation for Calculus

This program is designed to accomplish the main goals of the precalculus course: to build a solid mathematical foundation and prepare students for calculus. The authors achieve this by focusing on a small number of key topics, thereby emphasizing depth of understanding rather than breadth of coverage.

  • Presents each function symbolically, numerically, graphically, and verbally (the Rule of Four)
  • An ideal lead-in to Hughes-Hallett’s Calculus. Both programs are developed by the Harvard Calculus Consortium
  • Allows introduction of trigonometry via right triangle OR unit circle
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Functions Modeling Change WF1631350

Calculus, AP® Edition

Calculus, AP® Edition

Calculus, AP Edition by Anton and Bivens strives to increase student comprehension and conceptual understanding through a balance of rigor and clarity of explanations, sound mathematics, and excellent exercises, applications, and examples.

  • Rated best AP Calculus book on apreviewbook.com
  • Authored by Steven Davis, chief reader of AP exam
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Calculus, AP® Edition

Calculus, AP® Edition

Calculus, AP® Edition

Calculus, AP® Edition, by Hughes-Hallett, Gleason, McCallum et al. promotes an approach in which understanding and computation reinforce each other. This edition reflects the many voices of AP teachers and faculty at research universities and colleges.

  • Authors are members of the Harvard Calculus Consortium who pioneered the Rule of Four
  • Deborah Hughes-Hallett won the American Mathematical Society's 2022 Award for Impact on Teaching and Learning of Mathematics
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Calculus, AP® Edition

Introduction to Statistical Investigations, AP® Edition

Introduction to Statistical Investigations, AP® Edition

Introduction to Statistical Investigations by Tintle, Carver, et. al. is the first AP Statistics program designed from the ground up to follow the GAISE recommendations endorsed by the American Statistical Association®.

  • Introduces a spiral approach to teaching Statistics
  • Named most promising new textbook by the Mathematical Association of America when it premiered
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Introduction to Statistical Investigations, AP® Edition

College Algebra

College Algebra

Cynthia Young’s College Algebra is an intuitive, supportive program for students that does not sacrifice the rigor needed for true conceptual understanding and preparation for more advanced math courses.

  • Robust teaching and learning package with numerous digital resources in the WileyPLUS Digital Learning Environment
  • Immediate insight into strengths and problem areas through a combination of dynamic course materials and visual reports in WileyPLUS
  • "Modeling Our World" projects engage students by using real world data to model mathematical applications found in everyday life
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College Algebra WF1631350

Trigonometry

Trigonometry

Trigonometry by Cynthia Young helps bridge the gap between the classroom lessons and homework by mirroring the instructor voice outside the classroom through digital resources and learning activities. These materials take the guesswork out of studying by offering students an easy to read and clear roadmap that tells them what to do, how to do it, and whether they did it right.

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Trigonometry WF1631350

Fundamentals of Physics, AP® Edition

Fundamentals of Physics, AP® Edition

Fundamentals of Physics, AP Edition by Halliday, Resnick, and Walker provides students with the skills they need to succeed in AP® Physics and in future coursework, through its focus on conceptual understanding, problem solving, and real-world applications.

  • Most widely used Calculus-based AP Physics book
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Fundamentals of Physics, AP® Edition

Cutnell & Johnson Physics, AP® Edition

Cutnell & Johnson Physics, AP® Edition

Authors David Young and Shane Stadler created this curriculum around three main goals–conceptual understanding, problem solving, and establishing relevance—so that students can be successful in class and on the Advanced Placement® exam.

  • Rated best AP Physics 1 and 2 book on apreviewbook.com
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Cutnell & Johnson Physics, AP® Edition

Environment, AP® Edition

Environment, AP® Edition

From authors Hassenzahl, Hager, Gift, Berg, and Raven, Environment, AP Edition centers around themes of sustainability and environmental systems. This program fosters an understanding of the science behind the critical environmental issues we face today.

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Environment, AP® Edition

Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter

Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter

This program by Jespersen and Hyslop provides the forum for problem solving and concept mastery of chemical phenomena that your students need in order to succeed on the AP® Chemistry exam.

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Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter

Principles of Anatomy and Physiology

Principles of Anatomy and Physiology

Tortora's Principles of Anatomy & Physiology has been the leading program for students of human anatomy and physiology on college campuses and in high schools for several decades. Its exceptionally comprehensive, detailed, and accessible coverage makes it the standard resource of its kind.

  • 3D interactives, like Real Anatomy cadaver software
  • Practitioner's Perspective Videos
  • Clinical Connection readings
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Anatomy and Physiology WF1631350

Big Java: Early Objects

Big Java: Early Objects

In this program, Cay Horstmann introduces students to fundamental programming techniques and help them master basic concepts and skills to become confident coders.

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Big Java: Early Objects

Human Geography for the AP® Course

Human Geography for the AP® Course

Human Geography for the AP® Course by Fouberg and Murphy teaches students to appreciate the diversity of people, places, and cultures that shape our world, while preparing them for success on the AP® exam and in college and careers.

  • The most widely-used Human Geography text
  • No prerequisites means the course is perfect for ninth graders as an introduction to AP® programs
  • ArcGIS mapping technology, with maps vetted by professional cartographers
  • Integrated AP® Exam Prep features
  • Wraparound Teacher Edition
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Human Geography for the AP® Course

Psychology in Action

Psychology in Action

Psychology in Action by Huffman, Dowdell, and Sanderson fosters student success through active learning, prompting students to think critically and engage with materials. With new pedagogical aids, students examine their own learning strengths and apply concepts to their everyday lives.

  • Features like “Grit and a Growth Mindset” and “Personal and Professional Success” motivate students to do their best and develop habits for future success

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Psychology in Action

Introduction to Personal Finance

Introduction to Personal Finance

Introduction to Personal Finance by Grable and Palmer prepares students to succeed in college-level courses and in life. Explore the content developed by professors of financial planning John Grable and Lance Palmer and see how it gives students the money smarts they need to gain full control of their future.

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Precalculus WF1631350

Economics: Theory and Practice

Economics: Theory and Practice

Welch’s Economics: Theory and Practice introduces students to basic economic concepts, institutions, relationships, and terminologies and is an outstanding resource for AP® Macroeconomics and/or AP® Microeconomics. Students learn how to use economic thinking in their course work, careers, and everyday lives.

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Economics WF1631350

MATH

Precalculus

Precalculus

Cynthia Young developed this curriculum to seamlessly align with how teachers teach and to fully support student learning, Precalculus offers an intuitive, supportive program for students without sacrificing the rigor needed for true conceptual understanding and preparation for Calculus.

  • Interactive animations bring the math to life
  • Catch the Mistake exercises promote critical thinking
  • Text mirrors the teacher's voice, which aids students when not in the classroom
Contact Us
Precalculus WF1631350

Functions Modeling Change: A Preparation for Calculus

Functions Modeling Change: A Preparation for Calculus

This program is designed to accomplish the main goals of the precalculus course: to build a solid mathematical foundation and prepare students for calculus. The authors achieve this by focusing on a small number of key topics, thereby emphasizing depth of understanding rather than breadth of coverage.

  • Presents each function symbolically, numerically, graphically, and verbally (the Rule of Four)
  • An ideal lead-in to Hughes-Hallett’s Calculus. Both programs are developed by the Harvard Calculus Consortium
  • Allows introduction of trigonometry via right triangle OR unit circle
Contact Us
Functions Modeling Change WF1631350

Calculus, AP® Edition

Calculus, AP® Edition

Calculus, AP Edition by Anton and Bivens strives to increase student comprehension and conceptual understanding through a balance of rigor and clarity of explanations, sound mathematics, and excellent exercises, applications, and examples.

  • Rated best AP Calculus book on apreviewbook.com
  • Authored by Steven Davis, chief reader of AP exam
Request Review Copy
Calculus, AP® Edition

Calculus, AP® Edition

Calculus, AP® Edition

Calculus, AP® Edition, by Hughes-Hallett, Gleason, McCallum et al. promotes an approach in which understanding and computation reinforce each other. This edition reflects the many voices of AP teachers and faculty at research universities and colleges.

  • Authors are members of the Harvard Calculus Consortium who pioneered the Rule of Four
  • Deborah Hughes-Hallett won the American Mathematical Society's 2022 Award for Impact on Teaching and Learning of Mathematics
Request Review Copy
Calculus, AP® Edition

Introduction to Statistical Investigations, AP® Edition

Introduction to Statistical Investigations, AP® Edition

Introduction to Statistical Investigations by Tintle, Carver, et. al. is the first AP Statistics program designed from the ground up to follow the GAISE recommendations endorsed by the American Statistical Association®.

  • Introduces a spiral approach to teaching Statistics
  • Named most promising new textbook by the Mathematical Association of America when it premiered
Request Review Copy
Introduction to Statistical Investigations, AP® Edition

College Algebra

College Algebra

Cynthia Young’s College Algebra is an intuitive, supportive program for students that does not sacrifice the rigor needed for true conceptual understanding and preparation for more advanced math courses.

  • Robust teaching and learning package with numerous digital resources in the WileyPLUS Digital Learning Environment
  • Immediate insight into strengths and problem areas through a combination of dynamic course materials and visual reports in WileyPLUS
  • "Modeling Our World" projects engage students by using real world data to model mathematical applications found in everyday life
Contact Us
College Algebra WF1631350

Trigonometry

Trigonometry

Trigonometry by Cynthia Young helps bridge the gap between the classroom lessons and homework by mirroring the instructor voice outside the classroom through digital resources and learning activities. These materials take the guesswork out of studying by offering students an easy to read and clear roadmap that tells them what to do, how to do it, and whether they did it right.

Contact Us
Trigonometry WF1631350

SCIENCE

Cutnell & Johnson Physics, AP® Edition

Cutnell & Johnson Physics, AP® Edition

Authors David Young and Shane Stadler created this curriculum around three main goals–conceptual understanding, problem solving, and establishing relevance—so that students can be successful in class and on the Advanced Placement® exam.

  • Rated best AP Physics 1 and 2 book on apreviewbook.com
Request Review Copy
Cutnell & Johnson Physics, AP® Edition

Fundamentals of Physics, AP® Edition

Fundamentals of Physics, AP® Edition

Fundamentals of Physics, AP Edition by Halliday, Resnick, and Walker provides students with the skills they need to succeed in AP® Physics and in future coursework, through its focus on conceptual understanding, problem solving, and real-world applications.

  • Most widely used Calculus-based AP Physics book
request review copy
Fundamentals of Physics, AP® Edition

Environment, AP® Edition

Environment, AP® Edition

From authors Hassenzahl, Hager, Gift, Berg, and Raven, Environment, AP Edition centers around themes of sustainability and environmental systems. This program fosters an understanding of the science behind the critical environmental issues we face today.

Request Review Copy
Environment, AP® Edition

Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter

Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter

This program by Jespersen and Hyslop provides the forum for problem solving and concept mastery of chemical phenomena that your students need in order to succeed on the AP® Chemistry exam.

Request Review Copy
Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter

Principles of Anatomy and Physiology

Principles of Anatomy and Physiology

Tortora's Principles of Anatomy & Physiology has been the leading program for students of human anatomy and physiology on college campuses and in high schools for several decades. Its exceptionally comprehensive, detailed, and accessible coverage makes it the standard resource of its kind.

  • 3D interactives, like Real Anatomy cadaver software
  • Practitioner's Perspective Videos
  • Clinical Connection readings
Contact Us
Anatomy and Physiology WF1631350

COMPUTER SCIENCE

Big Java: Early Objects

Big Java: Early Objects

In this program, Cay Horstmann introduces students to fundamental programming techniques and help them master basic concepts and skills to become confident coders.

request review copy
Big Java: Early Objects

SOCIAL STUDIES

Human Geography for the AP® Course

Human Geography for the AP® Course

Human Geography for the AP® Course by Fouberg and Murphy teaches students to appreciate the diversity of people, places, and cultures that shape our world, while preparing them for success on the AP® exam and in college and careers.

  • The most widely-used Human Geography text
  • No prerequisites means the course is perfect for ninth graders as an introduction to AP® programs
  • ArcGIS mapping technology, with maps vetted by professional cartographers
  • Integrated AP® Exam Prep features
  • Wraparound Teacher Edition
Contact Us
Human Geography for the AP® Course

Psychology in Action

Psychology in Action

Psychology in Action by Huffman, Dowdell, and Sanderson fosters student success through active learning, prompting students to think critically and engage with materials. With new pedagogical aids, students examine their own learning strengths and apply concepts to their everyday lives.

  • Features like “Grit and a Growth Mindset” and “Personal and Professional Success” motivate students to do their best and develop habits for future success

request review copy
Psychology in Action

Introduction to Personal Finance

Introduction to Personal Finance

Introduction to Personal Finance by Grable and Palmer prepares students to succeed in college-level courses and in life. Explore the content developed by professors of financial planning John Grable and Lance Palmer and see how it gives students the money smarts they need to gain full control of their future.

Contact Us
Precalculus WF1631350

Economics: Theory and Practice

Economics: Theory and Practice

Welch’s Economics: Theory and Practice introduces students to basic economic concepts, institutions, relationships, and terminologies and is an outstanding resource for AP® Macroeconomics and/or AP® Microeconomics. Students learn how to use economic thinking in their course work, careers, and everyday lives.

Contact Us
Economics WF1631350

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