AP College Board Regional Workshops
Friday October 12, 2012
Benjamin Franklin High School
Sixty six teachers from across the US including BFHS Teachers attended these full day AP teacher training workshops.
- AP College Board Workshops:
Advanced Placement Program Subject Titles
English Literature and Composition
French Language and Culture
Spanish Language and Culture
- Calculus AB
These AP workshops are offered around the country to improve the teaching and learning in AP Advanced Placement courses. The five Ben Franklin teachers who attended these workshops were present as new AP teachers, future AP teachers or current AP teachers looking to enhance their teaching strategies. The Franklin teachers will share their new learning with the other BFHS faculty at follow-up department level faculty meetings.
Benjamin Franklin High School offers twenty one AP Advanced Placement courses each year. Over 750 AP exams are taken each spring by Franklin students. 71% of the students enrolled in an AP course at Franklin took the corresponding AP exam in May 2012
**The College Board is a mission-driven not-for-profit organization that connects students to college success and opportunity. (Programs include the SAT Exam and the Advanced Placement Program – AP courses)