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

Registration for APSI 2024 Online will open on March 15.

Northwestern University is pleased to offer teachers our highly evaluated, 100% remote Advanced Placement® Summer Institute for the fourth year, featuring workshops across 14 subject areas. 


100% remote format: learn from where you are and network with other educators from around the country and around the world.

Unique schedule: avoid screen burnout and maximize your learning flexibility with our innovative two-week workshop schedule that balances asynchronous activities with four live weeknight sessions.

30 hours of professional development per session.

Benefit from the unmatched combination of leading AP® educators and the experience development team at Northwestern University School of Professional Studies. 

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)

Northwestern’s 2024 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

AP® Summer Institute Sample Schedule

AP® Summer Institute Workshop Descriptions

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AP® Summer Institute Instructors

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AP® Summer Institute Tuition and Registration

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AP® Summer Institute Frequently Asked Questions

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