Outstanding College Board endorsed presenters will provide teachers in the Advanced Placement Program with the skills and materials you need to successfully teach AP. These courses are appropriate for both new and experienced teachers. These seminars have been taught at Stanford, Palo Alto High School, and online.
AP Seminars Summer Institute offers unique and intensive experiences supporting teachers in the instruction of rigorous and exciting courses that prepare their students for Advanced Placement exams. Each course is led by a College Board-endorsed consultant and each teacher receives College Board materials.
Participants must adhere to the following requirements to be eligible for university credit: 1) Register for university credit within one week of your attendance at one of the three offered sections of the Summer Institute and 2) Provide active participation in all classroom hours of Summer Institute. Your transcript will indicate a grade of pass or fail. For the online offerings, in order to pass the course, you must attend all synchronous sessions and complete assignments given to you by your presenter. The final decision on your grade will be solely that of your presenter.
Choose one section to attend:
Number of Units: 2.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours
Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for educators that teach AP courses.
Registration in the corresponding AP Seminars Silicon Valley Summer Session: http://www.apseminars.com/
EVENT 1: ONLINE
Course Dates/Times: July 17 – 21, 2023, 8:00AM-4:00PM daily
Refund Policy: All Credit Validation enrollments are refundable, less a $25 fee, if requested within 30 days of enrollment date. There will be no refunds for Credit Validation after the allotted 30 days.
Enrollment Open Through: August 4, 2023 (11:59pm PT)
EVENT 3: ONLINE
Course Dates/Times: July 24 – 28, 2023, 8:00AM-4:00PM daily
Number of Sessions: 4
EVENT 2: IN-PERSON
The College Board encourages AP teachers to take advantage of professional development. Based on survey data, teachers across the country have found AP professional development to be extremely valuable. Teachers who attend an AP Seminar in 2023 will be able to:
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