Calculus AB, New Teachers – APSI Course Description

(for teachers who have never taught AP or have 1-3 years AP Experience)

Laszlo Nagy, Cypress Day School, Weston, FL

This session is designed for new teachers. This workshop provides teachers with the tools they need to implement effective AP Calculus AB courses. During this training, teachers will explore the mathematical practices for AP Calculus (MPACs) and the components of the curriculum framework, including the big ideas, enduring understandings, learning objectives, and essential knowledge. Participants will understand how to use activities that organize the course content to develop students’ proficiencies in the skills identified by the curriculum framework. In addition, participants will work on a course plan that will help them decide how they will teach the skills and content of the AP Calculus AB courses.