For new and experienced AP teachers
Within this four-day institute, participants will preview and review the World History College Board Course and Exam Description. Teachers will have all the necessary information to successfully begin an Advanced Placement World History course. In addition to course coverage, ideas and tips for beginning and planning a new course will be shared by the instructor. Beginning in 2019, the College Board is releasing a revised Course and Exam Description for AP World History. Revisions from the College Board will be clarified as well.
Consultant: ERIC HAHN
Eric Hahn has been teaching since 1986, and he has been in the Advanced Placement program since 1996. He has taught both Advanced Placement United States History and Advanced Placement World History and has been an essay reader and/or table leader for the College Board program for the past twenty-two years. He earned his PhD from St. Louis University in Curriculum and Instruction in 1999. Eric has been a consultant for the College Board since 1997. He received recognition as a Peabody Leaders in Education Award, World Affairs Council Teacher of the Year, the Benjamin Hooks Excellence in Education Award, and Outstanding Educator from the University of Chicago. Eric likes to travel, enjoys bicycling, reading and is involved in the crazy hobby of beekeeping.