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"Tremendous! Well organized and a fount of knowledge."

 

"I was overwhelmed by the abilities of the instructor - a week so full of information it was almost too much to process - could not have been better."

 

"The instructor was very practical, approachable and helpful. The methodical, hands-on instruction was just what I needed to feel confident on teaching the course."

 

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Tuition for the Institute is $600 per workshop, which includes a $50 non-refundable registration fee. Full tuition payment or $50 deposit with a valid scholarship application is required at the time of registration.Tuition for the Institute includes orientation, cost of instruction, all AP packets and materials, parking and lunch on Monday, June 23rd and Friday, June 27th, 2014. Please be sure to check the scholarship eligibility requirements before registering at the scholarship fee. Your $50 payment will not be refunded if you register at that rate but are not on the list of eligible schools to receive a scholarship.
AP Summer Institute
June 23 - 27, 2014 | Orlando, FL
AP Summer Institute

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN for June 23 - 27, 2014!

 

AP Summer InstituteThe Advanced Placement Summer Institute at the University of Central Florida is a wonderful subject-specific professional development opportunity for teachers. We provide teachers with the support and training needed to teach AP courses and to utilize Pre-AP teaching strategies. Teachers from around the country come together at the institute to exchange ideas and information about AP courses and exams.

 

Each year the number of participants in our Institute has grown, and with this increase comes a greater sharing of ideas. Come prepared for an intensive week of learning and forging new friendships.

 

Classes will meet Monday - Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

 

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Topics

Topics that are often covered in summer institute sessions include:

  • AP courses: goals, objectives, content, resources, bibliographies, and equipment
  • The AP Examination: how it is developed and graded
  • Syllabi, lesson plans, and assignments
  • How to refresh and improve existing AP courses
  • Recent changes in AP Course Descriptions
  • Strategies for teaching students at beginning or intermediate levels
  • Vertical teaming

 

Who Can Attend?

The UCF AP Summer Institute is intended for both beginning and experienced Advanced Placement teachers.

  • "Beginning" is defined as teaching AP 0 - 3 years
  • "Experienced" as 4 years and above

 

International Baccalaureate teachers, those who wish to prepare for a future Advanced Placement assignment, and teachers who want to challenge their students further are encouraged to attend. Participants should be registered members of AP Central.

 

Faculty

The faculty for all of our subject areas are trained College Board consultants who have taught AP classes for a minimum of 15 years and who serve as current readers for the AP Exam in their respective subjects.

 

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