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Program Highlights

 

Wednesday, July 22

Evening registration, exhibit hall, and art exhibition open. No workshops or sessions are scheduled for this day.

4:30–7:30 p.m. Registration
5–7 p.m.

Exhibit Hall Open

AP Studio Art Reception — Enjoy a reception featuring works of art by AP Studio Art students. Selected from the more than 25,000 portfolios submitted for evaluation for the three AP Studio Art Portfolio Exams this year, these works represent the best of the best.

The exhibition features art from a variety of media and represents extraordinary clarity of thought and a great diversity of content, style and technique. This event also demonstrates the high level of achievement students can reach while taking an AP course.

Preconference: Thursday, July 23

College Board-endorsed consultants lead one-day Advanced Placement® workshops recommended for new and experienced AP teachers and AP Coordinators. Attendees must eat their meals at the location their workshop is taking place.

7 a.m.–7 p.m. Registration

7–9 a.m. and 11 a.m.–4 p.m. 

Exhibit Hall Open
7–8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Workshops Begin (various locations)
10–10:15 a.m. Coffee Break
Noon–1 p.m. Lunch
4 p.m. Workshops End
Main Conference: Thursday, July 23–Saturday, July 25

This is the hallmark professional development experience of the AP Annual Conference. During the main conference over 250 concurrent breakout sessions provide curriculum information, helpful resources, and best practices in all AP subjects for administrators, teachers, and AP Coordinators. Sessions are led by AP teachers from across the world, College Board staff, and AP Exam development committees. News and updates on the AP Program and course revisions are shared and discussed. Plenary sessions feature notable speakers.

Thursday, July 23
5–6 p.m. Opening Plenary Session

6:15–7:30 p.m. 

Welcome Reception. Light snacks and refreshments will be available for registered main conference attendees.
Friday, July 24
7 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Registration
7–9 a.m.; 10:15 a.m.–1:45 p.m; 3:15–4:45 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open
7–8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
9–10:15 a.m. Concurrent Sessions
10:45 a.m.–noon Concurrent Sessions
12:15–1:45 p.m. Lunch
2–3 p.m. Plenary Session
3:30–4:45 p.m. Concurrent Sessions
Saturday, July 25
7 a.m.–5 p.m. Registration
7–11 a.m. Exhibit Hall Open
7–8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
9–10:15 a.m. Concurrent Sessions
10:45 a.m.–noon Concurrent Sessions
12:15–1:15 p.m. Lunch
1:15–2:15 p.m. Closing Plenary Session
2:45–4 p.m. Concurrent Sessions
Postconference: Sunday, July 26

During the Postconference, College Board-endorsed consultants lead one-day Pre-AP® and AP workshops recommended for new and experienced AP teachers and administrators. Attendees must eat their meals at the location their workshop is taking place.

7 a.m.–noon Registration
7–8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Workshops Begin (various locations)
10–10:15 a.m. Break
Noon–1 p.m. Lunch
2:30–2:45 p.m. Break
4 p.m. Workshops End