Overview

The AP® Summer Institute (APSI) Workshop is endorsed by College Board and designed to aid the professional development of teachers, counselors, and administrators who are involved with Advanced Placement (AP®) courses. Workshops are designed for teachers who are teaching an Advanced Placement course for the first time and for experienced teachers desiring refresher training. Topics include subject matter content, test construction, pupil and teacher selection, College Board policies and procedures, and preparation and grading of AP tests. For 2015, Auburn University and College Board will offer teacher workshops in the following areas:

Session I: June 22-25 - Advanced Placement Summer Institute (APSI)
  • AP English Language & Composition (new AP teachers) – Ruben Rodriquez, AP consultant
  • AP English Language & Composition (experienced AP teachers) – Eva Arce, AP consultant
  • AP English Literature & Composition (new AP teachers) – Danny Lawrence, AP consultant
  • AP English Literature & Composition (experienced AP teachers) – Michael Degen, AP consultant
Session II: July 20-23 - Advanced Placement Summer Institute (APSI)
  • AP Biology (new AP teachers) – Theresa Holtzclaw, AP consultant
  • AP Biology (experienced AP teachers) – Tom Willis, AP consultant
  • AP Calculus (new and experienced AP teachers) – Benita Albert, AP consultant
  • AP Chemistry (new and experienced AP teachers) - Jeannie Meriwether, AP consultant
  • AP US History (new & experienced AP teachers) – Bill Polasky, AP consultant
Registration fees:
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Reserve Your Space

To reserve your space in this institute, please complete the application and mail/fax with a check OR purchase order form payable to Auburn University. Note: Participant's name should be listed on checks/purchase orders.

  • DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION FOR SESSION I - JUNE 1
  • DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION FOR SESSION II - JUNE 29
Session I - Cancellation/Refund Policy:

Note: A registration may be transferred to another person.
In order for any refund to be given, we must be notified in writing BEFORE the institute begins. If a registration is cancelled for any reason, the individual or organization making the original tuition payment will receive:

  1. a full refund, less an administrative fee of $25, if the cancellation request is received in writing before June 2
  2. a refund of 50%, if the cancellation request is received in writing after June 2 but before June 15
  3. no refund for a 'No Show' or for a cancellation request received after June 15, 2015
Session II - Cancellation/Refund Policy:

Note: A registration may be transferred to another person.
In order for any refund to be given, we must be notified in writing BEFORE the institute begins. If a registration is cancelled for any reason, the individual or organization making the original tuition payment will receive:

  1. a full refund, less an administrative fee of $25, if the cancellation request is received in writing before June 30
  2. a refund of 50%, if the cancellation request is received in writing after June 30 but before July 15
  3. no refund for a 'No Show' or for a cancellation request received after July 15, 2015

All workshop instructors will be College Board Endorsed Consultants unless otherwise designated, who have current information regarding AP® policies, including updates on any exam changes that may be occurring. All classes will be conducted on the campus of Auburn University. Specific classroom locations will be announced when that information becomes finalized.

APSI is a collaborative effort between:

Enrollment in each workshop is limited and these offerings are contingent upon sufficient demand. If you wish to attend, register early to ensure that your subject area will be offered and that you will have a seat in the class.

Continuing Education Credit

Those completing workshops successfully will be awarded a certificate for Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for the contact hours of instruction completed. Graduate credit is not available for these workshops.

Contact Us

To learn more about Auburn University's AP® Summer Institute, contact Claire Twardy at (334) 844-5100 or by email at opce@auburn.edu

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Last Updated: March 19, 2015