William Gaston Caperton III is an American politician who served as the 31st Governor of West Virginia from 1989 to 1997. He was president of the College Board, which administers the nationally recognized SAT and AP tests, from 1999 to 2012. He is a member of the Democratic Party.
|Gov. Jeb Bush and the Florida Legislature's strong commitment to increase access to Advanced Placement courses continues to pay off.|
|It is our hope that the AP program can serve as an anchor for increasing rigor in our schools. Rigor can be maintained while increasing student participation.||Hope|
|That's the value of a college education... I don't know anywhere in the world where you can make an investment and make that kind of return.||Education, Learning, Knowledge & Training|
|The gap in education in this country, the unfairness of the schools, is one of the great unfairness in this society.||Education, Learning, Knowledge & Training ;Society|
|The number of students participating in A.P. has more than doubled in 10 years, and today almost 15,000 U.S. schools offer A.P. courses.|