The AP® Summer Institutes are subject-specific professional
development opportunities that provide teachers with the support
and training needed to teach AP® courses. Teachers from around
the world come together at these institutes to exchange ideas and
information about AP® courses and exams.
NEW THIS YEAR: The College Board requires that all
registrations for AP® Summer Institutes be submitted online, and
registration requires the use of your College Board
The Advanced Placement Program® Summer Institute
workshops provide an opportunity for teachers to:
enhance their AP® curriculum
understand the AP® exam structures, and
develop strategies for teaching both content and analytical
Ideally, schools or school districts will send teams of teachers
from grade levels 6 – 12.
All AP® workshops will be held on the Sacramento State campus.
Attendance at all sessions is mandatory to earn a certificate of
completion and credit (where applicable). Workshops are Monday
through Thursday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. The session length of 30
hours is mandated by The College Board.®
Participants who attend 90% or more of the Institute will receive
a certificate indicating participation in the workshop. In
compliance with the College Board, participants who miss more
than 10% of the Institute will not be eligible for a certificate.
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