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AP Spring Seminar

Spring 2018 Seminar:

Professional Development for Teachers

Who should attend: TCU’s one-day Spring Seminar Workshops are designed for teachers interested in learning strategies to better prepare themselves and to engage their students.  Our seminar includes sessions for AP teachers to help increase student achievement on AP exams.  TCU has also scheduled content sessions for middle school and elementary teachers. The workshops will be facilitated by experienced instructors who will provide pedagogical tools within course specific content examples.

When and Where: Saturday, February 10, 2018 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. on the Texas Christian University campus, Fort Worth, TX. View maps and directions

Course Offerings:

APS1810AP Biology Exam PrepMelissa Eddy
APS1812AP Chemistry Exam PrepJamie Benigna
APS1813AP English Language Exam PrepDavid Joliffe
APS1814AP English Literature Exam PrepScott Chalk
APS1815AP Environmental Science Exam PrepElisa McCracken
APS1818AP Physics 1 Exam PrepJohn Frensley
APS1820AP Spanish Language Exam PrepAnn Mar
APS1821AP Statistics Exam PrepPenny Smeltzer
APS1822AP U.S. History Exam Prep for new teachersMichael Hjort
APS1823AP World History Exam PrepJay Harmon
APS1825AP Calculus AB Exam PrepKaren Miksch
APS1827AP U.S. History Exam Prep for experienced teachersJohn Irish
APS1829AP Human Geography Exam PrepSusan Hollier
APS1830AP Studio ArtElizabeth (Libby) Rowe
APS18EE01Elementary Education ELA (pre-K - 1)Jennifer Bearden
APS18P30Pre-AP Social StudiesChad Smith
APS18P34Pre-AP Math MSSeth Hickman
APS18P31Pre-AP Math HSDickie Thomasson
APS18P32Pre-AP EnglishAnn Jackson
APS1833Pre-AP ScienceNastassia Neal

Click HERE  for course descriptions and instructor bios.

Tuition:  (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. Register below:

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 January 15th. 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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