"AP* Seminars Silicon Valley" was previously known as "AP*
Seminars at Stanford University."
We are now accepting registrations for 2015
note: We have made a number of changes to our website and registration process for 2015. If you come across
anything that is unclear, doesn't work, simply doesn't make sense, or if you have a suggestion for improvement, please e-mail
us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you.)
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 • Environmental Science • European History • French Language & Culture • Physics 1 • Psychology • Spanish Language &
Culture • Spanish Literature & Culture
• Statistics • U.S. Government
& Politics • U.S. History • World
AP* Seminars Silicon Valley announces a four-day summer program, July 20-23, 2015 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 at local high schools.
In 2015, most classes
will be held on the campus of Palo Alto High School, adjacent to Stanford University. However, one or two classes will be
held on the campus of Stanford University. There is an option to stay on the Stanford campus during the week of the
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.
Unfortunately, the World Champion San Francisco Giants will be out of town during the week of the workshop.
Details, Details, Details, .
Monday, July 20–Thursday, July 23, 2015
(Dorm check in is on Sunday, July 19)
Most classes will be
held at Palo Alto High School (adjacent to Stanford University), 50 Embarcadero Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94301. One or two classes
will be held on the campus of Stanford University.
A limited amount of lodging (which includes breakfast and dinner) will be available
on the Stanford campus.
FEES AND CREDITS:
only (required): $725 early registration (payment received before May 20); $760
regular registration (payment received on/after May 20 and before June 30);
$810 late (payment received on/after July 1).
Lodging (optional): $525; Lunch (optional):
$25; Lab Fee: $30 (required of Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, and Physics 1)
A Parking Permit (about $25) is required to park on the Stanford
campus during the week. This includes participants lodging on campus during the institute as well as commuters who will
be taking their class on campus. An option to purchase a permit in advance will be made available in late spring.
Click HERE for full details on Fees and Credit.
Board* materials, samples of AP* curriculum and AP* Exam information will be provided to all participants.
New and experienced AP* teachers.
to change): Catered morning breaks provided Monday
8:30 am–12:00 noon: curriculum
sessions (Palo Alto HS and Stanford University)
pm: curriculum sessions (Palo Alto
HS and Stanford University)
Tuesday, Wednesday, 7/21–7/22
8:00 am–12:00 noon: curriculum sessions (Palo Alto HS and Stanford University)
1:00 pm–4:30 pm:
curriculum sessions (Palo Alto HS and Stanford
8:30 am –12:00 noon: dorm check-out; curriculum sessions (Palo Alto HS and Stanford University)
12:00 noon–1:00 pm: lunch (available for purchase: see Fees and Credits)
pm–4:00 pm: curriculum sessions (Palo Alto HS and Stanford University)
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.
There is a non-refundable $50 deposit due at the time of registration. Refunds depend upon when requests are received and
diminish closer to the institute start date. For full details concerning refunds, see Fees and Credits and FAQ#12.
For additional information,
contact Duane Hinders at:
phone: (650) 964-3082