Advanced Authentic Research
Maritha and Khoa's Project


12/01/2016 - 9:53am

AAR-AP Seminar & AP Research Starting 2017-18

The AAR program plans to implement the district’s recently approved AP Capstone Seminar and Research courses in 2017-18,...
10/25/2016 - 10:00am

AAR 2016 Fall Quarterly News

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09/19/2016 - 2:39pm

Second Annual Opening Social

On Monday, September 12, AAR hosted the second annual Opening Social in Gunn's Titan Gym.  The evening ...
09/01/2016 - 10:22am

AAR Orientation and Student Milestones

AAR students have now all completed orientation.  During orientation, they updated their profiles on their project...
08/16/2016 - 1:49pm

Sharing Course Guide and Project Platform

Over the summer, AAR team worked together to build a scalable infrastructure for the 2016-17 program, which has expanded...
07/26/2016 - 9:52am

Khan Academy Features AAR

Earlier this month, Khan Academy debuted a brief video highlighting the Advanced Authentic Research program.  AAR is...
05/20/2016 - 12:27pm

Concluding Our Inaugural Year

On Monday, May 16th, we hosted our inaugural Celebratory Showcase at Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle School.  Sixty-six...
05/12/2016 - 9:03am

Celebratory Showcase, May 16th @7pm

Advanced Authentic Research (AAR) program's inaugural Celebratory Showcase poster presentation is fast approaching. ...
04/21/2016 - 11:50am

News for Current Students for Completing Final Poster

Congratulations! You are coming close to finishing up your AAR project. A majority of you have received your initial...
04/18/2016 - 1:48pm

AAR is Now UC ("g") Approved

We are happy to announce Exploratory Experience-AAR is now University of California (UC)-college-preparatory elective ("g")...
03/22/2016 - 10:33am

Kudos to AAR Students Accepted to Present at Synopsys Championship

Kudos to the following AAR students (Alan Chen, Arianna Groetsema, Xavi Loinaz, Antoine Khoa Nguyen, Allison Zhang, Justin...
01/26/2016 - 1:24pm

How to Sign Up for AAR to Participate in 2016-2017

1. Students interested in participating in the program in 2016-17 should register for the Exploratory Experience-AAR course...
01/19/2016 - 10:42am

Spring Semester Goals

Happy New Year! The students are back and Spring Semester is in full swing. Here’s an update on the AAR program and a...
12/20/2015 - 8:03pm

Happy Holidays!

Our AAR team would like to warmly thank all those involved for your continued support throughout 2015, and we wish you all...
12/09/2015 - 9:28am

Interested in AAR Next Academic Year?

The Advanced Authentic Research (AAR) Program is in its inaugural year in 2015-16 and is gearing up for next year! AAR is a...
11/25/2015 - 1:52pm

Sharing Research Proposal Submission Instructions

Instructions for students Visit your project page – Click on the Project title on the right under the My Project(s)...
11/11/2015 - 11:58am

Student Journaling Now Enabled

AAR students can now record their research related work in our new electronic journaling system. All students should have...
11/03/2015 - 10:52am

Opening Social A Big Success

We had over 160 people attend our pilot year AAR social last night. Dr. Max McGee thanked the mentors, parents, and students...
10/28/2015 - 12:41pm

AAR Opening Social Reminder

We hope many students, mentors, and parents will join us for our Opening Social on Monday November 2nd at 7:00 PM in the...
10/28/2015 - 12:39pm

AAR Project Investigation Phase Begins

It’s been a busy time for the AAR program! Our students met twice as a class during the last two weeks. The students are now...