Seminars Silicon Valley" was previously known as "AP* Seminars at Stanford University."
website is under constructions for 2015 and will be ready for viewing by about December 15. Institute dates for 2015
will be July 20-23. Updates will be posted in this space prior to the website going live for 2015. We will begin
accepting registrations for 2015 on January 1. Anything below the dashed lines below should be considered at this point
as a work in progress (this page is basically accurate, but the links may not be active yet)!
General Information for AP* Seminars
July 20-23, 2015
AP* SEMINARS IN
Art History • Biology • Chemistry • Calculus AB • Calculus
BC • Chinese
Language & Culture •
Computer Science A • Economics • English Language & Composition • English Literature & Composition-New • English
Literature & Composition-Experienced • Environmental Science • European History • French Language & Culture • Physics 1
and 2 • Psychology • Spanish Language & Culture • Spanish Literature & Culture • Statistics • U.S. Government & Politics • U.S. History • World History
AP* Seminars Silicon Valley announces a four-day summer program, July 19-23, 2015 (classes run
July 20–23) in the fields listed above. will provide
teachers in the Advanced Placement Program* with the skills and materials they need to successfully teach AP*. These courses
are appropriate for both new and experienced teachers.
Outstanding College Board endorsed presenters
seminars have been taught for many years at Stanford and local high schools.
In 2015, all classes
will be held on the campus of Palo Alto High School, adjacent to Stanford University. For participants desiring lodging, a
list of cooperating local hotels and motels will be provided.
Palo Alto High
School is conveniently located near two major airports (San Francisco and San Jose) and boasts a generally mild summer climate.
It is within easy driving distance of San Francisco. If you are lucky and interested, the World Champion San Francisco Giants
may be in town during the workshop!
Details, Details, Details, . .
Monday, July 20–Thursday, July 23, 2015
FEES AND CREDITS: Tuition: $725 early; $760 regular; $810 late.
Click HERE for complete details on Fees and Credit.
Palo Alto High School
(adjacent to Stanford University), 50 Embarcadero Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94301.
(Hotel/Motel options near Palo Alto High School will be made available at a later date)
The College Board*.
College Board* materials, samples
of AP* curriculum and AP* Exam information will be provided to all participants.
New or experienced AP* teachers.
Unless indicated as "New" or
"Experienced," sessions are combined sessions and are appropriate for both new and experienced
AGENDA (subject to change): Catered morning breaks provided Monday -
8:30 am–12:00 noon: curriculum
sessions at Palo Alto High School
pm: lunch (available for purchase: see Fees and Credits)
1:00 pm–4:30 pm: curriculum sessions at
Palo Alto High School
Tuesday, Wednesday, 7/21–7/22
8:00 am–12:00 noon: curriculum sessions at Palo Alto High School
12:00 noon–1:00 pm: lunch (available for purchase: see
Fees and Credits)
1:00 pm–4:30 pm: curriculum sessions at Palo Alto High School
REFUNDS: There is a non-refundable $50 deposit due at the time of registration. Additional
refunds depend upon when requests are received and diminish closer to the start date. For full details concerning refunds,
see Fees and Credits and FAQ#12.
am –12:00 noon: curriculum sessions at Palo Alto High School
noon–1:00 pm: lunch (available for purchase: see Fees and Credits)
1:00 pm–4:00 pm: curriculum sessions at Palo Alto High School
NOTE: Any one section must have a minimum of eight participants to
be offered. Any decision to cancel a section due to low enrollment will be made at least 30 days in advance of the start of
the workshop. In the event of cancellation by AP* Seminars, any and all fees will be refunded.
Click here for information about Fees and Credit
here to access the Registration page.
For additional information,
contact Duane Hinders at:
phone: (650) 964-3082