Professional Learning

AP Summer Institutes

Immerse yourself in the most thorough professional learning available for AP educators through these summer workshops.

Why Attend an AP Summer Institute?

Explore the Course & Exam

Dive into each section of the course and exam description, including unit guides, topic questions, and sample syllabi.

Develop Teaching Skills & Strategies

Gain ready-to-use teaching strategies, instructional materials, and pedagogical tools.

Make the Most of AP Classroom

Learn how to leverage AP Classroom resources to support your students and create effective lesson plans.

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Each year, College Board awards scholarships for qualifying teachers to attend an AP Summer Institute or an AP Capstone professional learning event.

AP Project Based Learning Series

Take part in the AP Project Based Learning Series to help students build knowledge and skills through sustained investigation of complex, real-world problems.

Available For:

  • AP Environmental Science
  • AP U.S. Government and Politics
  • AP World History: Modern
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Host an AP Summer Institute

Considering hosting an AP Summer Institute? Find out how your school can qualify here. Applications are due in mid-June for the following summer.

CEU Credits

When you attend an AP Summer Institute, you can earn Continuing Education Units as you increase your skills.