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AP Fall Seminar

Fall 2018 Seminar: K-12 Professional Development

Professional Development for Classroom Teachers

September 15, 2018

Who should attend: TCU’s one-day workshops are designed for K-12 teachers interested in learning strategies, content, and sharing best practices with peers.  The workshops will be facilitated by experienced instructors who will provide pedagogical tools within course specific content examples. TCU’s one-day Fall Seminar Workshops are designed for teachers interested in learning strategies to better prepare themselves and to engage their students. Our seminar includes content sessions for AP teachers, Pre-AP teachers, and elementary educators. The workshops will be facilitated by experienced instructors who will provide pedagogical tools within course specific content examples.

When and Where: Saturday, September 15, 2018, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. on the Texas Christian University campus, Fort Worth, TX. View maps and directions

Course Offerings:

APF1813AP English LanguageMary Jo Zell
APF1814AP English Literature Scott Chalk
APF1810AP BiologyNancy Ramos
APF1812AP Chemistry Jamie Benigna
APF1818AP Physics 1John Frensley
APF1815AP Environmental ScienceChris Mihealsick
APF1825AP Calculus ABBryan Passwater
APF1821AP StatisticsLance Belin
APF1822AP U.S. History John Irish
APF1827AP Music TheoryAkira Sato
APF1823AP World History Jonathan Henderson
APF1829AP Human GeographyJennifer Garner
APF18P31Pre-AP MS EnglishBrook Bullock
APF18P32Pre-AP HS English Ann Jackson
APF18P34Pre-AP Math: Geometric Perspectives for Middle and High School TeachersMelissa Burkhead
APF18P35Pre-AP Math: Algebra 1 and 2 for Middle and High School TeachersDickie Thomasson
APF18P36Aligning PreCalculus Instruction to Improve Learning in AP Calculus AB and BCTJ Onen
APF18P33Pre-AP MS ScienceTodd Abronowitz
APF18P30Pre-AP Social Studies Kelly Scoggins
APF18EE02Elementary Education K-2: Fresh Center Make and Takes with Differentiation in MindBeth Hull
APF18EE03Elementary Education 3-5 ELA Joanne Campbell
APF18EE04Elementary Education 3-5 Math Shaula Shaffer
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View course descriptions and instructor biographies

Tuition: $175 by September 1st; $190 after September 1st (includes lunch and materials)

Registration: Classes can fill early. Late registrations will be accepted on a space available basis. Completed registration forms can be accepted when accompanied by a check, copy of a purchase order. A credit card may be used as a form of payment with online registrations or by calling our office at 817-257-7132. Once our office receives your completed paid registration, you will receive a confirmation email. If the class is full, you will be notified of your wait list status. 

Cancellation and Refund Policies:  TCU reserves the right to cancel classes when required minimum enrollment is not met. Instructor illness or extreme weather may also cause the interruption of scheduled classes.

TCU will issue a full refund for cancelled registrations received in writing by September 8, 2017. After that date, no refunds will be possible.

Request for Accommodations: If you require special assistance while on campus, please send us notification along with your registration, or contact us by email at

Out-of-town Participants: Please contact our office if you will be traveling from out of town for the seminar and require assistance with hotel suggestions or airport travel arrangements.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact TCU’s Office of Extended Education
Telephone: 817.257.7132
Fax: 817.257.7134

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