2023 Online WaltonAPSI     

Event 1:  June 20-23, 2023 Tuesday – Friday

The WaltonAPSI will observe Monday June 19th Federal Holiday. WaltonAPSI Event 1 sessions run Tuesday through Friday, June 20-23.  

Event 2: June 26-29, 2023 Monday – Thursday

Why AP Summer Institutes?

AP Summer Institutes offer the most thorough professional learning available for AP educators.  During an APSI, you will: 

  • Explore each section of the course and exam description
  • Begin to develop a course plan by unit and topic
  • Examine formative and summative assessment items
  • Practice applying the scoring guidelines from the most recent AP Exam to samples of student work
  • Identify student strengths and weakness using data available through AP Classroom and Instructional Planning Reports
  • Explore ready-to-use strategies, instructional materials, and pedagogical tools pertinent to the content and skills required for success in your AP course

You’ll explore these AP resources in-depth: Unit Guides | Topic Questions | Personal Progress Checks | the AP Question Bank | Instructional Planning Reports | Syllabus Development Guides |  Sample Syllabi | the AP Community 

⇒You can search for available APSI sessions across the country by going to the College Board Professional Learning Event Calendar.  Contact us if you have questions: 770-833-8818 or waltonapsi@gmail.com

Tuition & Fees

Early Bird Registration Tuition: $650.00 4-Day AP Summer Institute 

  • Early Bird registration fee applies to all registrations received and Paid or PO on file   through March 31, 2023

General Registration Tuition: $775.00 4-Day AP Summer Institute 

  • General registration fee applies to all registrations received April 1, 2023 through June 16, 2023.
  • Registrations may be made for all sessions through June 16, 2023
  • College Board is offering three competitive scholarship programs, listed below.
  • Teachers at your school may meet the criteria for at least one of these opportunities. Visit the APSI Scholarships homepage to learn more about each and to apply.
    • AP Fellows: Provides scholarships of up to $1,000 to AP teachers at schools serving underrepresented and/or low-income students.
    • AP Rural Fellows: Provides scholarships of up to $1,500 to AP teachers at rural schools serving low-income students.
    • AP Capstone™: Provides scholarships covering tuition for AP Capstone professional development to AP Capstone teachers at schools meeting specific criteria.

Why should I choose this APSI when there are so many others to choose from? 

For the past 16 years the WaltonAPSI has consistently provided teachers with excellent professional learning opportunities as the ONLY thing we do. See our “About Us” page to find out more about this AP Summer Institutes site. The two directors, Christina Cronic and Dr. Hester Vasconcelos, are veteran AP teachers who demonstrate passion for teaching and learning. AP teachers are at the heart of all we do!

  • We search the country for the very best consultants.
  • We review their experiences, preparation and involvement in AP leadership at the national level.
  • We review their training and their on-going professional learning and role at the AP Readings.
  • We also consider comments shared by attendees at other APSIs and workshops.
  • We listen to the requests of teachers in order to prepare an agenda that meets the needs of teachers and their students, schools and their programs.
  • For 12 years in-person and now for the fourth year online we work to ensure this is the very best professional learning experience available.
  • While many schools or districts are restricted as to travel, per diem and housing funds the Online WaltonAPSI provides proven excellence to meet the varied needs of teachers, those with experience and those who are just starting.
  • As APSI Directors, we are here year-round. 
  •  We remain attentive and responsive to your needs long after the APSI sessions are concluded. Just contact us. We’re here.

The WaltonAPSI is directed by AP teachers for AP teachers.

Lake Oconee Academy is partnering with the 2023 WaltonAPSI to provide access to resources and sessions using Canvas as the LMS and Enterprise level Zoom operated by Lake Oconee Academy through NGE Consulting.

The Walton APSI has it origins at Walton High School  in Marietta, GA. which served as the home base for in-person AP Summer Institutes. Since 2020 the Walton APSI has continued to provide virtual access to excellent professional learning for  Advanced Placement teachers.