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Vancouver, USA, AP™ Summer Institute
Fort Vancouver High School
August 4–7, 2014 • Vancouver, WA
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Our AP™ Summer Institute site is located in southwest Washington, approximately 15 miles from Portland International Airport (PDX). Vancouver, Washington, USA, is near mountain, beach, and river recreational activities. Tourist information will be available at the Institute.

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Vancouver, USA, AP™ Summer Institute
Monday, August 4, 2014 - Thursday, August 7, 2014

Vancouver Public Schools will be offering graduate level sessions for teachers interested in increasing their skills and strategies for analytical reading, writing, and thinking. Sessions are divided between AP™ and Pre-AP™ sessions as listed below.


AP™ Sessions:
AP™ Calculus AB
AP™ Chemistry
AP™ English Language (New)
AP™ English Language (New) session full
AP™ English Language (Experienced)
AP™ English Literature
AP™ English Literature session full
AP™ Environmental Science
AP™ Government & Politics - US & Comparative
AP™ Physics 1 & 2
The College Board™ has redesigned this course. This training will prepare you for the changes.
AP™ Spanish Language
AP™ Statistics
AP™ Studio Art
AP™ US History
The College Board™ has redesigned this course. This training will prepare you for the changes.
AP™ World History

Pre-AP™ Sessions:
Pre-AP™ English
Pre-AP™ Math
Pre-AP™ Math session canceled
Pre-AP™ Social Studies

For more information
Telephone: 360-313-1360
Fax: 360-313-1021
Email: Vancouver.APSI@vansd.org


Registration Form
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Tuitions and Fees
AP™ and Pre-AP™ Sessions:
$700 (after June 30, 2014, a $50 late charge applies). Additional $25 lab fee for AP™ Chemistry, AP™ Environmental Science, and AP™ Physics. Fees include registration, teacher materials, breakfast, lunch, and optional evening excursion to Portland's Pearl District and Powell's Books.

Credit and Clock Hours
You may choose to earn either two (semester) graduate-level professional development credits from San Diego State University or 30 clock hours. Clock hour paperwork will be available at the Institute.

SDSU Credit Information - coming soon


SDSU Registration
Additional details are available from San Diego State's registration office, (619) 594-5152. The registration deadline is August 15, 2014.

In addition to attendance and participation in the entire course, each participant desiring credit from SDSU will submit a three to five-page paper (double-spaced, 650-word minimum) synthesizing the various experiences that took place during this course. The paper should describe the best concepts or practices learned and how they will integrate or apply them in their work. Details on paper deadline, submission, and transcripts will be available at the Institute or by calling the SDSU number above.


Schedule

APSI Schedule

Location and Accommodations
Location of Institute and Accommodations

Food
Breakfast, lunch, and snacks will be provided and are included in the Institute fee. Dinner is on your own.
Catering by Beaches Restaurant Menu
Menu details subject to change

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AP™ Fellows Scholarships are awarded to AP™ teachers at schools which serve a majority of under-represented students of color or low-income students. Each recipient will be offered $1,000 to attend a College Board™-endorsed AP™ Summer Institute. Visit AP Fellows Program for more information. The application deadline is February 15, 2014.



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