:: 2014 AP* Summer Institutes at UT Austin

AP Calculus AB for Experienced AP Teachers

Institute Code AP14019
July 14 - 17, 2014, 8:00AM to 4:45PM
UT Thompson Conference Center

The aim of the Institute is to organize the content of AB Calculus to better prepare your students for success on the AP Calculus Exam. We will work together, considering the main goals of an AP Calculus course, to develop a plan to integrate technology, pedagogy and curricular activities in order to create an inspiring, relevant and appropriate Calculus course.

With this in mind please bring any successful ideas, lessons or activities that have improved your students understanding of Calculus and/or preparation for the AP Calculus Exam. You will need a calculator and your course outline for planning purposes.

Lead Consultant: Scott Pass

Scott Pass currently teaches Geometry, Pre-AP Pre-Calculus and AP® Calculus BC at McCallum High School in the Austin Independent School District. He has been an AP® Calculus Reader and is an active College Board Consultant. He has participated in projects ranging from the IAS Park City Mathematics Institute to work with Dana Center at UT Austin all related to his interest in reforming Mathematics education. Mr. Pass has trained with the College Board in areas such as AP® Vertical Teams, technology, and advanced topics related to teaching AP® Calculus.

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