APSI: AP U.S. History for New Teachers, Week 3

This course is designed to help teachers build a successful AP US history program.

Lovett Hall at Rice University with sunshine

The course will begin with “nuts and bolts” considerations like tackling the exam, understanding the curriculum framework, and pacing the course.  From there, the course will address building skills for AP US History, including writing skills, critical thinking skills, and document analysis skills.


Section Instructor Format Schedule start date
CCR42814 Matt Cone On-campus 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Instructor: Matt Cone

Lead Consultant

Matt Cone has been a teacher at Plano Senior High School in Plano, TX, since 1997. He has been a College Board consultant since 2001. He has served as a reader and table leader at the AP US History Reading since 2002. Cone has aided in the creation of scoring standards for the national AP exam free response section since 2014.

Term: Spring/Summer 2018

Start Date: July 31, 2018

End Date: Aug. 03, 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