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AP Fall Seminar: Professional Development for K-12 Teachers

TCU Fall Seminar 2021 Information Coming Soon…

Tentative Date: Saturday, October 9, 2021

Below is the information from Fall 2020:

Who should attend: TCU’s one-day or 2 half-day Fall Virtual Seminar Workshops are designed for teachers interested in learning skills and strategies necessary for student success and engagement.  This year’s theme will center around content integrated with virtual teaching options. Our seminars include content sessions for Advance Placement (AP) teachers, as well as the Institute for Teaching Excellence (ITE) sessions for formerly known as “Pre-AP” and all educators K-12. The workshops will be facilitated by experienced instructors who will provide pedagogical tools within course specific content examples.

When and Where:  Saturdays in the fall, please specific dates below for each course. Sessions will be held online via Zoom Video Conferencing.

To see the course description and register online please click on the session title link.

Course Offerings:Course Date(s):
AP Calculus with Stephen Kokoska, Bryan Passwater, Scott Pass & Dixie RossSept. 26 (am) & Oct 3 (am)
AP English Literature and Language with Elizabeth Davis & Mary Jo ZellOctober 10
AP Macro Economics with Ulrich KleinschmidtOctober 17
ITE MS & HS Science with Todd AbronowitzOctober 17
ITE MS & HS English with Ann JacksonOctober 17
AP Human Geography with Jennifer GarnerOctober 24
Comparative Government and Global Studies with Karen WaplesOctober 24
AP Spanish Language with Jorge EspañaOctober 24
AP Chemistry with John GelderOctober 24

Registration:  $175

Late Registration (0-7 days prior to class beginning):  $200

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.

Register below:

Professional Development Credits: Participants will receive 6 hours of Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits via certificate

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 5 days prior to the start of a class. After that date, no refunds will be possible.

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


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

AP, Advanced Placement, and the Advanced Placement Program are registered trademarks of the College Board. The College Board has not been involved in the delivery of this workshop.

*College Board®, AP*, Advanced Placement Program* and Pre-AP* are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission. 

 Please note, as the College Board redefines their Pre-AP program and the corresponding professional development.  Courses formerly listed as “Pre-AP”, (high school and middle school) will now be listed as courses in the Institute for Teaching Excellence.