AP COMPARATIVE GOVERNMENT AND POLITICSProfessional Development

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The College Board offers both face-to-face and online professional development workshops, available for new and experienced AP teachers as well as AP coordinators and administrators. Led by experienced instructors, subject-specific AP workshops provide educators with the support and training needed to develop effective strategies for teaching an AP course.

Our Annual Offerings

June–August: One-week AP Summer Institutes are offered at different sites throughout the country, providing an in-depth look at the course and exam.

September–April: One-day workshops are offered.

Search for an upcoming AP Comparative Government and Politics workshop to register.

Online Modules

These free online resources offer strategies for teaching reading and writing focused on challenging primary sources. The modules were developed for AP U.S. History teachers, but the nonfiction reading and writing strategies they explore will be useful for teachers of a variety of AP subjects: