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 for CSP are offered at different sites throughout the country, providing an in-depth look at the course and assessments.
September–April: One-day workshops are offered.
Search and register for an upcoming AP Computer Science Principles workshop.
PD Offerings by Other Organizations
If your school is implementing a curriculum through a College Board endorsed provider, you can attend a professional development event offered by the specific program. You are not required to attend an AP Summer Institute.
Online Professional Development
AP Mentoring, a teacher-to-teacher online professional development program, gives you the opportunity to enhance your teaching skills by working with an expert mentor teacher. You and a group of up to three peers meet online with your mentor throughout the school year, sharing feedback and receiving personalized feedback that can be applied in the classroom right away.