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AP Psychology Exam Prep

Course Description

One-Day Teacher Review for 2019 AP Psychology Exam
This course is designed for AP Psychology educators who are just beginning the exciting adventure of teaching AP Psychology or have a level of experience. A special focus will be to present useful and fun review games and tools to cover content required for student success. Topics will be drawn from the College Board Acorn book with particular focus on content requirements, strategies for multiple-choice questions and for skills for successful writing of free-responses as required on the AP Psychology Exam. Specific time will be devoted to hints for helping students fine-tune study skills for cumulative exams.
Topics will include the following:
* Specific review tools for identified content areas from the College Board Acorn book
* Fun resources and teaching strategies focusing on review for AP Psychology Exam
* A review of tips for successful writing on the AP Exam
* Review of 2018 FRQ
Instructor Bio: Margaret Davidson taught Introductory Psychology and AP Psychology at Rockwall-Heath High School in Rockwall, Texas. She has participated in the National Science Foundation Summer Institute for the Teaching of Psychology at Texas A&M University, has served as lead teacher at the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations Psychology Teacher Institute at Nebraska Wesleyan University and has presented at numerous one-day and weeklong College Board AP Psychology institutes as well as College Board's National Conference. She has been an AP Psychology reader and table leader for the AP Psychology Exam for many years. In addition, she has served as chair of the Teachers of Psychology in Secondary Schools with an affiliation with the American Psychological Association. Ms. Davidson is a recipient of Richardson ISD's RISE award, the Moffet Memorial High School award from the American Psychological Association Society for the Teaching of Psychology and the College Board's Southwest Region AP Special Recognition award. Currently, Margaret is working with College Board's mentoring program as well as providing training for teachers in international schools. She has also been recognized by her students in "Who's Who Among American Teachers."

Number of Seat(s) Available: There are 29 openings remaining at this time.

Code:APS1926
Dates:February 16, 2019
Meets:Sa from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Hours:6.00
Instructor:Margaret Davidson
Fee: $175.00Fee Breakdown
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