To register for the AP® Summer Institute, select one of the links below:

Registration for non-Vancouver Public Schools personnel

Registration for Vancouver Public Schools personnel
Questions or problems regarding registering should be directed to Gail Paice, registrar, at 360-313-1360 or

AP® and Pre-AP® sessions
$725 (after June 30, 2017, a $50 late charge applies). Additional $25 lab fee for AP® Biology, AP® Chemistry and AP® Physics. Fees include registration, teacher materials, breakfast and lunch.

Earn credits or clock hours
You may choose to earn either two (semester) graduate-level professional development credits from San Diego State University or 29 clock hours. Clock hour paperwork will be available at the institute.

San Diego State University credit information ($160 for two professional credits)
In addition to attendance and participation in the entire course, participants desiring credit from SDSU will submit a three- to five-page paper (double-spaced, 650-word minimum) synthesizing the various experiences that took place during this course. The paper should describe the best concepts or practices learned and how they will integrate or apply them in their work. Details on paper deadline, submission and transcripts will be available at the institute.

SDSU course information

Monday only:
Registration 7 to 8 a.m.

Monday through Thursday:

7 to 8 a.m.—Breakfast
8 a.m. to noon—morning session
Noon to 12:45 p.m.—lunch
12:45 to 4 p.m.—afternoon session

The institute adjourns at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 3; participants should not plan for an early departure on Thursday.

Special group rates are available at the following hotels for a limited time. When making reservations, specify you are attending the 2017 Vancouver, USA, AP® Summer Institute. Each hotel will have a complimentary shuttle service available to and from Institute.

Heathman Lodge
7801 NE Greenwood Dr.
Vancouver, WA 98662
(360) 254-3100
From $146

Staybridge Suites
7301 NE 41st Street
Vancouver, WA 98662
(360) 891-8282
From $151

12712 SE 2nd Circle
Vancouver, WA 98684
(360) 891-9777
From $121

Breakfast, lunch and snacks will be provided and are included in the institute fee. Dinner is on your own.

Details coming soon


This AP® Summer Institute is located in Southwest Washington, less than 10 miles from Portland International Airport. Vancouver, Washington, USA, is near mountain, beach and river recreational activities. Tourist information will be available at the institute.

Vancouver, USA, AP® Summer Institute

Graduate-level sessions for teachers

Vancouver Public Schools will be offering graduate-level sessions for teachers interested in increasing their skills and strategies for analytical reading, writing and thinking. Sessions are divided between AP® and Pre-AP® sessions as listed below.

AP® sessions

AP® Biology – Mary Wuerth

AP® Calculus AB – Jon Kawamura

AP® Calculus BC – Michael Boardman

AP® Chemistry – Bill Bond

AP® Computer Science Principles – Charles Powell

AP® English Language (New) – Kimberleigh Reifle

AP® English Language (Experienced) – Eva Arce

AP® English Literature (New) – Ryan Hoague

AP® English Literature (Experienced) – Jeff House

AP® Environmental Science – Andrew Milbauer

AP® MacroEconomics – Patricia Brazill  CANCELED

AP® Physics 1 – Martin Kirby

AP® Spanish Language & Culture – Maritza  Sloan

AP® Statistics – Daren Starnes

AP® US Government & Politics – Dave LaShombe

AP® US History – George Henry

AP® World History – Gussie Wyndham

Pre-AP® sessions

Pre-AP® English – Yvonne Kaatz  SESSION FULL

Pre-AP® Social Studies – Gwendolyn Cash

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