AP Preparedness Summer Workshops

The AP Preparedness Summer Workshops are designed for Pre-AP® middle school and high school teachers.

July 7-10, 2020

The Summer AP Preparedness Workshops (formerly Pre-AP® Summer Workshops) are designed for high school teachers seeking foundational skills necessary to prepare students for success in secondary advanced academics. These workshops emphasize best practices and strategies to increase rigor in the classroom in order to prepare students for future AP success. Content specific workshops are being offered for English, math, science and social studies.

Courses (Subject to change):

  • High School English for New Teachers 
  • High School English for Experienced Teachers 
  • High School Pre-Calculus for New Teachers 
  • High School Geometry for New Teachers 
  • High School Chemistry for New Teachers 

When: Tuesday-Friday, July 7-10, 2020, 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Where: Classes will be held on the Rice University campus.

Only enrolled adults are allowed to participate in the workshops. The workshops cannot accommodate supervised or unsupervised children.

Professional Development Credits: Participants will receive up to 26 hours of Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit hours or 2.6 Continuing Education Units (CEU). SBEC Continuing Professional Education Provider Number 500571.

Acknowledgment of Enrollment: Once you register for a course through our online registration system, you will be enrolled in the course. An enrollment acknowledgement will immediately be sent to the email address on your account showing payment confirmation or including instructions for submitting payment via check. In some cases, a course may be full, and you will have the option of getting on a waiting list. A waiting list is automatically created for a course once it has filled to capacity. If a spot should become available in that filled course, and you are next on the waiting list, you will receive an email to the email address on file with instructions for completing registration for that specific course. Please contact our office, 713-348-6031, if you have any questions.

IMPORTANT: Please do not book travel or lodging until enrollment is confirmed.

Rice University requests all participants purchase flight insurance for financial protection in the event of an unexpected emergency or course cancellation.

*AP® and Pre-AP® are registered trademarks of the College Board, which does not endorse, nor was involved in the development and delivery of, this professional development.

Courses to be announced

Tuition includes parking, lunch and materials.

Early Registration: $545* (until April 7)
Standard Registration: $595* (April 8-June 22)
Late Registration: $645* (after June 22)

*Some courses have an additional $50 supply fee added to the tuition amount. This fee covers the extensive additional supplies necessary for the course.

Please visit the TEA website for updates related to the AP/IB Incentive program. District personnel with AP/IB program responsibilities may wish to join the AP/IB Incentive listserv.

For more information about the Texas AP/IB Incentive Program, please contact TEA directly.

 

Hotel block: Houston Marriott Medical Center 

Hotel reservation link coming soon!

Please do not book a hotel until you are registered for your desired course.

Campus housing details coming soon.

Please refer to our Frequently Ask Questions page for information regarding cancellations, changes, substitutions, wait lists, etc.