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Advanced Placement Summer Institute

APSI Teacher Training
AP Summer Institute at Montgomery College

Designed for teachers that are interested in teaching  Advanced Placement® courses

The Advanced Placement Summer Institute (APSI) offers 30+ hours of subject specific professional development that equips new and experienced teachers with content and resources to enhance their teaching of AP® courses. The APSI provided a unique opportunity for teachers to exchange ideas and information with peers.

Topics that are often covered in summer institute sessions include:

  • AP courses: goals, objectives, content, resources, bibliographies, and equipment
  • Strategies for teaching students at beginning or intermediate levels
  • The AP Examination: how it is developed and graded
  • Syllabi, lesson plans, and assignments
  • How to refresh and improve existing AP courses
  • Recent changes in AP Course Descriptions
  • Updates to course curriculum and exam

New: You must Pre-Register for the AP Summer Institute

If you have any questions regarding APSI courses for Summer 2021, please email, and include: Name, Session interested in attending, School district; please indicate MCPS or DCPS if applicable.

All participants must pre-register for the AP Summer Institute. Pre-registration information will be captured by CVENT. This will allow us to be able to reserve a seat for you in the class of your choosing. Participants will be sent further registration instructions within two business days of completing their pre-registration.

APSI Pre-Registration Form

AP® Courses Summer Institute June 21 - June 25 2021.  Exception: AP World History  June 25 to July 2nd.

Registration deadline is Wednesday, June 2nd. 

The APSI will consist of both synchronous and asynchronous learning.  The synchronous learning will take place from 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. , the exception is  AP World History  June 25 to July 2nd., 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

The asynchronous learning will distributed in modules on Blackboard throughout the duration of the APSI.   

AP Summer Institute
Course Course Title Location Instructor
API-001 AP Biology Online Mark Krotec
 API-003 AP Music Theory Online Louie Silvestri
API-005 AP English Language and Composition Online John Corrigan
 APi-006 AP English Literature and Composition Online Susan Barber
 API_010 AP Statistics Online Lee Kucera
 API-012 AP US Government & Politics Online Anthony Dalasio
 API-014 AP US History Online  Tim Greene
 API-015 AP Calculus AB   Online Paul Gruber

Change of schedule

AP World Historynew window      Please note that this class class runs for six days, from 9:00 a. m to 2:30 p.m. Class dates are  Friday June 25, Monday June 28,  Tuesday June 29, Wednesday June 30, Thursday July 1, and Friday July 2.

Online Monica Bond-Lamberty


AP Frequently Asked Questions ( FAQs)

 New dates for online APSI. 

AP® Courses Summer Institute June 21 - June 25, 2021. Exception AP World History June 25 - July 2.

The program is from Monday - Friday| 8:30am - 4:00pm | 4 sessions | 30 hours | 1 hour break.  Exception:  AP World History, 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., 30 minute break. 

All participants MUST Pre-Register

All participants MUST Pre-Register for the AP Summer Institute at Montgomery College  via CVENT, Registration link below:

APSI Pre-Registration Form

  If your employer will complete and sign the Business and Industry Agreement (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.) , the out of state fee will be waived. You must present the completed, signed B & I Agreement (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)  along with your registration form at the time of registration.


If you cannot attend this event, you may receive a refund PRIOR to the start of the event.  To receive a full refund class MUST BE dropped at least 24 hours BEFORE it begins.  Refunds are issued to the person registered NOT the payee

Options for dropping the course are:

  • Log into MyMC, MC student account, and drop the event
  • Complete a Drop Form and submit via email to o
  • Drop form may be found at Drop/Transfer.
  • DO NOT drop the class online on or after the day the course has begun, you will NOT receive a refund. Fill out a Drop Form to receive a refund consideration and withdrawal from the course.  
Usually no, unless valid documentation is provided.  For further information about refunds, options, and specific details visit Refund Policy.
An email is sent with a registration form and further instructions. If not received, please email; do not assume that your registration is complete, full registration requires payment information.