Advanced Placement Summer Institute
Southern Methodist University, in cooperation with The College Board, is pleased to offer an Advanced Placement Program* Summer Institute in 2019 (held at the SMU campus). New and experienced AP* and Pre-AP* teachers spend four days exploring the latest methods and curriculum topics in Advanced Placement Program* education. Participants conclude their Institute experience at SMU renewed in their enthusiasm for the AP Program* and equipped with new ideas and resource materials to use in their classrooms.
While professional development is not required to prepare for 2019-20 AP course updates and new classroom resources, the College Board encourages AP teachers to take advantage of the professional development offered by the AP. Based on survey data, teachers across the country have found AP professional development to be extremely valuable.
Teachers who do attend an AP Summer Institute in 2019 should be able to:
All of SMU's AP* Summer Institute workshops are taught by College Board endorsed master teachers. The caliber of our faculty is second to none. We offer you hands-on instruction from lead consultants with accolades like these:
Many courses are supplemented by special lectures delivered by guest speakers from the SMU faculty and public and private secondary institutions.
All classes are held at the SMU campus in Dallas.
* Advanced Placement Program and AP are registered trademarks of the College Board and have been used with permission.