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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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Our Solutions
Quality college-level courses across subject areas
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.

Science
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.

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.

Career & Tech
Career & Tech

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

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.

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.

AP® Summer Institutes Support 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 AP classrooms. We are proud to support AP Summer Institutes with time-tested content and instruction developed by nationally known educators and thought leaders.

Available Materials

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ALL PRODUCTS

Calculus, AP® Edition, by Anton and Bivens

Calculus, AP® Edition, by Anton and Bivens

Calculus, AP Edition, 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, by Anton and Bivens

Calculus, AP® Edition, by Hughes-Hallett, Gleason, McCallum et al.

Calculus, AP® Edition, by Hughes-Hallett, Gleason, McCallum et al.

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, by Hughes-Hallett, Gleason, McCallum et al.

Introduction to Statistical Investigations, AP® Edition

Introduction to Statistical Investigations, AP® Edition

Introduction to Statistical Investigations is the first AP Statistics book 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

Fundamentals of Physics, AP® Edition

Fundamentals of Physics, AP® Edition

Fundamentals of Physics 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's Physics, AP® Edition

Cutnell & Johnson's Physics, AP® Edition

This text centers 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's Physics, AP® Edition

Environment, AP® Edition

Environment, AP® Edition

With themes of sustainability and environmental systems, Environment, AP® Edition, 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 text 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

Big Java: Early Objects

Big Java: Early Objects

Introduce your 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 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 career.

  • 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 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

MATH

Calculus, AP® Edition, by Anton and Bivens

Calculus, AP® Edition, by Anton and Bivens

Calculus, AP Edition, 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, by Anton and Bivens

Calculus, AP® Edition, by Hughes-Hallett, Gleason, McCallum et al.

Calculus, AP® Edition, by Hughes-Hallett, Gleason, McCallum et al.

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, by Hughes-Hallett, Gleason, McCallum et al.

Introduction to Statistical Investigations, AP® Edition

Introduction to Statistical Investigations, AP® Edition

Introduction to Statistical Investigations is the first AP Statistics book 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

SCIENCE

Cutnell & Johnson's Physics, AP® Edition

Cutnell & Johnson's Physics, AP® Edition

This text centers 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's Physics, AP® Edition

Fundamentals of Physics, AP® Edition

Fundamentals of Physics, AP® Edition

Fundamentals of Physics 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

Environment, AP® Edition

Environment, AP® Edition

With themes of sustainability and environmental systems, Environment, AP® Edition, 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 text 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

COMPUTER SCIENCE

Big Java: Early Objects

Big Java: Early Objects

Introduce your 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

SOCIAL STUDIES

Human Geography for the AP®Course

Human Geography for the AP®Course

Human Geography for the AP® Course 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 career.

  • 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
request review copy
Human Geography for the AP®Course

Psychology in Action

Psychology in Action

Psychology in Action 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

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