APSI: AP European History for New Teachers, Week 2

This summer institute is designed for both those teachers inexperienced in teaching AP European History.

Lovett Hall at Rice University with sunshine

Participants in this course will explore advanced methodology and topical studies in AP European History. 

Topics will include the following:
+ Redesigned AP European History course
+ Classroom strategies
+ Topical European history studies
+ Sharing of lessons and methods


Section Instructor Format Schedule start date
CCR42791 Patti Harrold On-campus 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Instructor: Patti Harrold

Patti Harrold taught for 42 years and was, at her retirement, social studies department chair at Edmond Memorial High School in Edmond, Oklahoma, where she taught AP European History, AP World History, AP Art History, and AP U.S. History. She also, most recently, worked for College Board where she was in charge of instructional design for AP European, AP World, and AP U.S. histories, and Lead for AP Art History.  Patti is currently an AP Reader for European History and a College Board consultant through which, for 26 years, she has presented at more than 100 College Board and AP workshops and week-long institutes. She has written and edited many AP History publications, both for College Board and independent publishers. She received the College Board’s Southwestern Region AP Special Recognition Award and the 2004 Secondary Teacher of the Year Award from the National Council for the Social Studies. Ms. Harrold holds a B.A. from Oklahoma City University and an M.S. from Lamar University.

Term: Spring/Summer 2018

Start Date: July 24, 2018

End Date: July 27, 2018

Schedule: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Length: Tuesday-Friday

Location: Rice campus

Fee: $555 Tuition includes College Board Exam Resources, course materials, parking and lunch.

Early Registration: $505 if registering by April 9

Late Registration: $605 if registering after June 25

Continuing Professional Education (CPE): 30

  • Textbook(s) used in class
  • Flashdrive version of lesson or teaching strategy to share