Online Session, June 24 - 27, 2024 or July 29 – August 1, 2024

Online studentThe Saint Joseph’s College Online AP Summer Institute is designed for new and experienced Advanced Placement teachers to enhance their practice of teaching AP courses. College Board-certified AP consultants instruct our Institute.

Classes are available for CEUs or Graduate Credit.

During our online AP Summer Institute, you’ll gain all the same benefits as our in-person AP Summer Institute, including exploring the course exam and teaching strategies, except you will be in the comfort of your home. Mark your calendar now and plan to attend an exciting Online AP Institute at Saint Joseph’s College!

The online workshops will combine synchronous and asynchronous learning over four days from 8am to 5pm for 30 contact hours.

During the summer of 2024, we will be offering two sessions.

Courses

June 24 – June 27, 2024 Session

During this AP Chemistry APSI, you’ll explore the course framework, the exam, and the new AP resources that will help you plan and focus instruction—and give you feedback throughout the year on the areas where individual students need additional focus. You’ll also learn about completing the digital activation process at the start of the school year that will give you immediate access to the new resources and will help ensure that your students can register for AP Exams by the new fall deadlines. By attending this APSI, you’ll gain deeper insight into the following key takeaways, among several others: Understand the Course; Plan the Course; Teach the Course; Assess Student Progress; and Engage as a Member of the AP Community. In addition, specific attention will be paid to the following AP Classroom resources: unit guides, personal progress checks, AP teacher community, and the AP question bank.

During this AP Economics - Macro and Micro (combined) APSI, you’ll explore the course framework, the exam, and the new AP resources that will help you plan and focus instruction—and give you feedback throughout the year on the areas where individual students need additional focus. You’ll also learn about completing the digital activation process at the start of the school year that will give you immediate access to the new resources and will help ensure that your students can register for AP Exams by the new fall deadlines. By attending this APSI, you’ll gain deeper insight into the following key takeaways, among several others: Understand the Course; Plan the Course; Teach the Course; Assess Student Progress; and Engage as a Member of the AP Community. In addition, specific attention will be paid to the following AP Classroom resources: unit guides, personal progress checks, AP teacher community, and the AP question bank.

During this AP English Language and Composition APSI, you’ll explore the course framework, the exam, and the new AP resources that will help you plan and focus instruction—and give you feedback throughout the year on the areas where individual students need additional focus. You’ll also learn about completing the digital activation process at the start of the school year that will give you immediate access to the new resources and will help ensure that your students can register for AP Exams by the new fall deadlines. By attending this APSI, you’ll gain deeper insight into the following key takeaways, among several others: Understand the Course; Plan the Course; Teach the Course; Assess Student Progress; and Engage as a Member of the AP Community. In addition, specific attention will be paid to the following AP Classroom resources: unit guides, personal progress checks, AP teacher community, and the AP question bank.

During this AP Environmental Science APSI, you’ll explore the course framework, the exam, and the new AP resources that will help you plan and focus instruction—and give you feedback throughout the year on the areas where individual students need additional focus. You’ll also learn about completing the digital activation process at the start of the school year that will give you immediate access to the new resources and will help ensure that your students can register for AP Exams by the new fall deadlines. By attending this APSI, you’ll gain deeper insight into the following key takeaways, among several others: Understand the Course; Plan the Course; Teach the Course; Assess Student Progress; and Engage as a Member of the AP Community. In addition, specific attention will be paid to the following AP Classroom resources: unit guides, personal progress checks, AP teacher community, and the AP question bank.

During this AP French Language and Culture APSI, you’ll explore the course framework, the exam, and the new AP resources that will help you plan and focus instruction—and give you feedback throughout the year on the areas where individual students need additional focus. You’ll also learn about completing the digital activation process at the start of the school year that will give you immediate access to the new resources and will help ensure that your students can register for AP Exams by the new fall deadlines. By attending this APSI, you’ll gain deeper insight into the following key takeaways, among several others: Understand the Course; Plan the Course; Teach the Course; Assess Student Progress; and Engage as a Member of the AP Community. In addition, specific attention will be paid to the following AP Classroom resources: unit guides, personal progress checks, AP teacher community, and the AP question bank.

During this AP Psychology APSI, you’ll explore the course framework, the exam, and the new AP resources that will help you plan and focus instruction—and give you feedback throughout the year on the areas where individual students need additional focus. You’ll also learn about completing the digital activation process at the start of the school year that will give you immediate access to the new resources and will help ensure that your students can register for AP Exams by the new fall deadlines. By attending this APSI, you’ll gain deeper insight into the following key takeaways, among several others: Understand the Course; Plan the Course; Teach the Course; Assess Student Progress; and Engage as a Member of the AP Community. In addition, specific attention will be paid to the following AP Classroom resources: unit guides, personal progress checks, AP teacher community, and the AP question bank.

During this AP Government and Politics - U.S. APSI, you’ll explore the course framework, the exam, and the new AP resources that will help you plan and focus instruction—and give you feedback throughout the year on the areas where individual students need additional focus. You’ll also learn about completing the digital activation process at the start of the school year that will give you immediate access to the new resources and will help ensure that your students can register for AP Exams by the new fall deadlines. By attending this APSI, you’ll gain deeper insight into the following key takeaways, among several others: Understand the Course; Plan the Course; Teach the Course; Assess Student Progress; and Engage as a Member of the AP Community. In addition, specific attention will be paid to the following AP Classroom resources: unit guides, personal progress checks, AP teacher community, and the AP question bank.

During this AP U.S. History APSI, you’ll explore the course framework, the exam, and the new AP resources that will help you plan and focus instruction—and give you feedback throughout the year on the areas where individual students need additional focus. You’ll also learn about completing the digital activation process at the start of the school year that will give you immediate access to the new resources and will help ensure that your students can register for AP Exams by the new fall deadlines. By attending this APSI, you’ll gain deeper insight into the following key takeaways, among several others: Understand the Course; Plan the Course; Teach the Course; Assess Student Progress; and Engage as a Member of the AP Community. In addition, specific attention will be paid to the following AP Classroom resources: unit guides, personal progress checks, AP teacher community, and the AP question bank.

July 29 – August 1, 2024 Session

AP African American Studies is an interdisciplinary course that examines the diversity of African American experiences through direct encounters with authentic and varied sources. Unlike other AP social science courses, students do not focus on the adoption of one historical narrative; instead, they are going to learn about the origins of the African Diaspora, resistance to chattel slavery through testimonies and analysis of art while exploring the various movements that took place primarily in the United States.

During this AP Biology APSI, you’ll explore the course framework, the exam, and the new AP resources that will help you plan and focus instruction—and give you feedback throughout the year on the areas where individual students need additional focus. You’ll also learn about completing the digital activation process at the start of the school year that will give you immediate access to the new resources and will help ensure that your students can register for AP Exams by the new fall deadlines. By attending this APSI, you’ll gain deeper insight into the following key takeaways, among several others: Understand the Course; Plan the Course; Teach the Course; Assess Student Progress; and Engage as a Member of the AP Community. In addition, specific attention will be paid to the following AP Classroom resources: unit guides, personal progress checks, AP teacher community, and the AP question bank.

During this AP Computer Science Principles APSI, you’ll explore the course Computational Thinking Practices and the components of the curriculum framework, including the big ideas, enduring understandings, learning objectives, and essential knowledge statements. You’ll also learn about completing the digital activation process at the start of the school year that will help ensure that your students can register for AP Exams by the new fall deadlines. After attending this APSI, you’ll be able to understand the skills students will need to demonstrate to be successful in the AP Computer Science Principles course and exam; incorporate the components of the curriculum framework, including the big ideas, enduring understandings, learning objectives, and essential knowledge, when building your curriculum; and use activities that organize the course content to develop students’ proficiencies in the skills identified in the curriculum framework.

During this AP English Literature and Composition APSI, you’ll explore the course framework, the exam, and the new AP resources that will help you plan and focus instruction—and give you feedback throughout the year on the areas where individual students need additional focus. You’ll also learn about completing the digital activation process at the start of the school year that will give you immediate access to the new resources and will help ensure that your students can register for AP Exams by the new fall deadlines. By attending this APSI, you’ll gain deeper insight into the following key takeaways, among several others: Understand the Course; Plan the Course; Teach the Course; Assess Student Progress; and Engage as a Member of the AP Community. In addition, specific attention will be paid to the following AP Classroom resources: unit guides, personal progress checks, AP teacher community, and the AP question bank.

During this AP Pre-Calculus APSI, you’ll explore the course framework, the exam, and the new AP resources that will help you plan and focus instruction—and give you feedback throughout the year on the areas where individual students need additional focus. You’ll also learn about completing the digital activation process at the start of the school year that will give you immediate access to the new resources and will help ensure that your students can register for AP Exams by the new fall deadlines. By attending this APSI, you’ll gain deeper insight into the following key takeaways, among several others: Understand the Course; Plan the Course; Teach the Course; Assess Student Progress; and Engage as a Member of the AP Community. In addition, specific attention will be paid to the following AP Classroom resources: unit guides, personal progress checks, AP teacher community, and the AP question bank.

During this AP Spanish Language and Culture APSI, you’ll explore the course framework, the exam, and the new AP resources that will help you plan and focus instruction—and give you feedback throughout the year on the areas where individual students need additional focus. You’ll also learn about completing the digital activation process at the start of the school year that will give you immediate access to the new resources and will help ensure that your students can register for AP Exams by the new fall deadlines. By attending this APSI, you’ll gain deeper insight into the following key takeaways, among several others: Understand the Course; Plan the Course; Teach the Course; Assess Student Progress; and Engage as a Member of the AP Community. In addition, specific attention will be paid to the following AP Classroom resources: unit guides, personal progress checks, AP teacher community, and the AP question bank.

Costs CEUs

June 24 – June 27 Session

/ Tuition and Fees for each session

$800 Before May 13, 2024 After May 13, 2024: $900

/ 3 Graduate Credit and fees for each session

$1,417 Before May 13, 2024  After May 13 2024 $1,517

July 29 – August 1 Session

/ Tuition and Fees for each session

$800 Before June 24, 2024 After June 24, 2024: $900

/ 3 Graduate Credit and fees for each session

$1,417 Before June 24, 2024  After June 24, 2024 $1,517

Registration will open in the spring of 2024!

FAQ

Workshops will run much like those in person, with synchronous virtual meetings on our LMS, group work in break out rooms, and time to work. Please plan on being actively engaged with your workshop for 6-8 hours a day.

Please note that the College Board will not allow our consultants to record sessions.

All online workshops must meet the 30-hour requirements of the College Board and for those seeking graduate credits from Saint Joseph’s College.

You will need a computer, internet access, and the ability to participate in virtual meetings and online learning modules via our LMS (Brightspace). If you have questions about specific technical requirements for your computer, contact asktei@sjcme.edu.

All online workshops must be completed within 10 calendar days. All participants must complete all assignments within this time period.

Workshops for each cohort of participants will commence on Monday mornings 8:30am AM EST and will end on Thursday evening at 5:00pm.

All work must be completed by the following Wednesday 8:30 AM EST.

Expectations are that consultants will provide at least 10 hours of whole-group synchronous instruction/feedback/discussion opportunities and be available for one-on-one conferencing during dedicated “office hours” for at least one hour a day as necessary.

Daily conference hours will be determined by agreement between the consultant and the enrolled participants.

Consultants are not required to hold synchronous meetings or conference hours after 5pm on Thursday of the scheduled workshop.

We will send you a confirmation email once you have completed your registration and payment information. Once the workshop has been confirmed (Late May – Early June) you will receive another email with additional details. If you have not heard from us, please feel free to email us at apsi@sjcme.edu.

We ask that you cancel your registration by June 12th. There is a $100 cancelation fee. Any cancellations after June 12th are nonrefundable.

Once we have at least 5 participants in the workshop we will confirm the workshop session to run. Sometimes a workshop session will not reach 5 participants quickly, and we keep the registration open longer. We do have to cancel workshop sessions occasionally.

Please check our workshop description. If you have more specific questions, you can email apsi@sjcme.edu and we will forward your questions to the instructor.

Purchase Orders may be emailed to APSI@sjcme.edu

Purchase Orders and checks may be sent to Saint Joseph’s College APSI, 278 Whites Bridge Road, Standish, ME 04084

A link will be provided via email if you are paying by Credit card or electronic check.

Early Bird tuition is available for people that complete the registration by May 15th. After May 15th, the tuition increases by $100 per workshop week.

We will accept registrations up until 2 weeks before the start date of each session.

  • June 24-June 27th online session- register by June 9th.
  • July 29- August 1st online session- register by July 14th.

Registration and Payment

Registration will open in the spring of 2024!

Payments

Methods of payments:

  • Purchase orders may be emailed to APSI@sjcme.edu
  • Purchase orders and checks may be sent to
    Saint Joseph’s College APSI
    278 Whites Bridge Road
    Standish, ME 04084
  • To pay by Credit Card or Electronic Check

About Our Campus

The College is located on 474 idyllic acres overlooking Sebago Lake, one of Maine’s most beautiful spots and a popular four-season recreation area. A critical community resource for the Lakes Region of Maine, our campus is easily navigated on foot. Scenic paths connect campus buildings to a forest trail system and our own private sandy beach. Come for a walk, and stay for the panoramic view of the lake with the White Mountains as a backdrop on the horizon.

In the other direction, coastal Portland is only 20 miles to the southeast of Saint Joe's. Just one hour north of Portsmouth and two hours from Boston, Portland is a foodie haven known for incorporating the best of Maine's farms and waters. It was recently named the #1 Ranked Food City in America.