University of Houston
AP Advanced Placement Summer Institute

Overview

The University of Houston AP® Summer Institute offers Pre-AP® (advanced placement) and AP® professional development courses for teachers. These subject-specific courses provide teachers with the knowledge, skills and strategies needed to effectively teach Pre-AP® and AP® courses.

This AP® Summer Institute is facilitated by the University of Houston and is endorsed by the AP® College Board organization.

Course Format

All courses will be taught face to face in a classroom.

Course Offerings

Click any of the course offerings below to learn more.

Week 1

Week 2

Week 3

June 20-23, 2016

June 27-30, 2016

July 11-14, 2016

US Government/Politics
(Experienced Teachers)
Yvonne Pittman

US Government/Politics
(New Teachers)
Yvonne Pittman

Calculus AB
(New Teachers)
Dixie Ross

US History
Penny Rosas

Calculus AB
(Experienced Teachers)
Cedric French

World History
Chris Peek

Calculus BC
Nancy Stephenson

English Language
(Experienced Teachers)
Patricia Cain

Chemistry
Casey Akin

Macro Economics
Ulrich Kleinshmidt

Spanish Language
Santos Gutierrez

Human Geography
Ann Linsley

Spanish Literature
Yolanda Soliz

English Literature
(New Teachers)
Celine Gomez

 

Physics 1
Beatrice Rasmussen

English Literature
(Experienced Teachers)
Jerry Brown

 

English Language
(New Teachers)
Patricia Cain

Physics 2
Beatrice Rasmussen

 

 

US History
Penny Rosas

 

 

Computer Science A
Kyle Gillette

 

 

Statistics
Kay Kubena

 

 

Biology
Robert Dennison

 

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When:

Week 1: June 20-23, 2016
Week 2: June 27-30, 2016
Week 3: July 11-14, 2016

Classes will meet for four days from 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.

Where:

University of Houston - Main Campus

Week 1: June 20-23, 2016

US Gov/Pol: Melcher Hall - 138
Calc BC: 1020 Cougar Place
Macro Eco: Continuing Education -109
Spanish Lit.: 1020 Cougar Place
US History: Continuing Education - 105
Physics I: Fleming -235
English Language(new): Continuing Education - 103

Week 2: June 27-30, 2016

US Gov/Pol: Melcher Hall - 138
Calc AB: 1020 Cougar Place
English Lit.(new): Melcher Hall - 127
English Lit. (exp): Melcher Hall - 129
Spanish Language: Continuing Educaion - 105
Computer Science: 1020 Cougar Place
Physics 2: Fleming - 235
English Language(exp): Continuing Education - 103
US History: Continuing Education - 109
Statistics: Continuing Education - 107
Biology: Science Teaching Laboratory Building - 206

Week 3: July 11-14, 2016

Calc AB(new): 1020 Cougar Place
World History(new&exp): Continuing Education - 105
Chemistry: Science Teaching Laboratory Building - 308
Human Geography: Continuing Education - 103


Hotel:

Attendees of the Institute may stay at the Conrad Hilton Hotel at the University of Houston.
Click here for more information or to book a room.

Travel:

Visit Fly2Houston.com for more information about airports and ground transportation.

Professional Development Credits

This course confers:

  • 30 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) hours
  • 3.0 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Course Pricing

Week 1 Course Offerings (June 20-23, 2016):
Early Bird: $475 (until June 5)
Standard: $550
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Week 2 Course Offerings (June 27-30, 2016):
Early Bird: $475 (until June 14)
Standard: $550
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Week 3 Course Offerings (July 11-14, 2016):
Early Bird: $475 (until June 27)
Standard: $550
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**Course price includes course materials, parking, lunch and snacks/beverages.

Questions? Contact Us.

If you have questions, please contact:

Bekki George
Department of Mathematics
University of Houston
rageorge@central.uh.edu
713-743-6990

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