Advanced Placement® Summer Institute Online for High School AP® Teachers

Registration for APSI 2021 is now closed.

Northwestern University is pleased to offer teachers a unique, 100% remote Advanced Placement® Summer Institute for the second year, featuring workshops across 14 subject areas. 

WHY NORTHWESTERN APSI?

100% remote format: learn from the convenience of your home and network with other educators from around the country.

Unique schedule: workshops spread over two weeks, with four mandatory live sessions held weeknight evenings and asynchronous activities between. Avoid screen burnout and gain learning flexibility.

30 hours of Professional Development per session.

All sessions are taught by award-winning, College Board-endorsed consultants.

The outstanding, internationally recognized reputation of Northwestern University. 

This course-specific training is designed to support new and experienced AP® teachers in all aspects of AP® course content, organization, and methodology. Institute leaders are recognized members of the AP® teaching community who are dedicated to improving student achievement through effective support of AP* professionals.

Key elements of these AP® training sessions are:

  • Structuring AP® courses
  • Responding to student feedback
  • Utilizing a variety of proven teaching methods
  • Preparing students for the AP® test while keeping the subject matter engaging
  • Developing AP® exam-taking strategies
  • Reviewing released AP® exams
  • Diagnosing scores: what constitutes a 3, 4, or 5?
  • Potential graduate credit (extra work required for this credit)

To protect our community and limit the spread of COVID-19, Northwestern’s 2021 AP® Summer Institute will be offered in a remote format. Each session will be delivered over a two-week period. Each week will consist of approximately 15 hours of learning and activities (six hours synchronous, nine hours asynchronous) for a total of 30 contact hours.

 

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About the Program

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AP® Summer Institute Tuition and Registration

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AP® Summer Institute Frequently Asked Questions

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