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AP Summer Institute

June 20-23, 2017

Location:  McBride High School

The AP™ Summer Institute is located in Southern California, less than 15 miles from Disneyland, in Long Beach, California, USA. Close to several tourist attractions including the Aquarium of the Pacific and beach recreational activities. LBUSD is excited to offer a College Board endorsed summer institute providing thirty hours of immersion in quality instruction with highly experienced instructors. Quality time will be provided for thought-provoking conversation with AP colleagues.

Daily schedule


  • 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. - Breakfast and Registration
  • 8:00 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. - Introduction/Orientation
  • 8:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. - Curriculum sessions
  • 12:00 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. - Lunch provided on campus
  • 12:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. - Curriculum sessions

Wednesday - Friday

  • 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. - Breakfast
  • 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. - Curriculum sessions
  • 12:00 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. - Lunch provided on campus
  • 12:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. - Curriculum sessions

Tuition Cost: $775

  • Early Bird Discount: $725 if registration & payment received by March 31, 2017
  • Sciences have a $25 additional lab fee


  • All AP®/College Board/Presenter Materials/Handouts
  • Breakfast & Lunch provided each day
  • 4 days of instruction

Sessions Offered

Kelcey Burris
Calculus AB
Stacey McMullen
Calculus BC
Mark Howell
Jennifer Cook Gregory
Computer Science Principles
Emmanuel Onyeador
Economics - Macro/Micro
Liz Plautz
English Language & Composition
Eva Arce
English Literature & Composition
Frazier O'Leary
Environmental Science
Daniel Hyke
Human Geography
Ann Linsley
Physics 1
Dolores Gende
Physics 2
Angela Jensvold
Jill Compher
Spanish Language & Culture
Gustavo Fares
Spanish Literature & Culture
Linda Peairs
Paul Rodriquez
Studio Art
Christina McNearney
U.S. Government & Politics
Katie Piper
U.S. History
Jennifer Wright
World History
Anton Striegl


Register Here

Payment Options

  1. Check: 
    Make payable to Long Beach Unified School District (Please note “APSI” on the memo line.   
    Mail to: 
    LBUSD Teacher Resource Center,
    Attn: Carol Torres
    1299 E. 32nd St., Room 15,
    Signal Hill, CA  90755.
  2. Purchase Order:
    Email to,
    FAX @ (562) 426-6318,
    or mailed to the above address.
  3. Secure Credit Card Option available - link will be sent after registration is submitted.

For assistance or questions regarding payment, please contact Liz Turner at or at (562) 997-8000 x.2961.


Refunds can be issued with written / email request before June 2 with a $50.00 cancellation fee. After June 2nd, no refunds can be issued.  E-mail Liz Turner at

Course Cancellations

A subject area session may be cancelled due to lack of enrollment. In that case, a full refund will be issued.

Participant Attendance Policy

Fee still remains payable regardless of attendance record. It is the responsibility of the registrant and/or school to notify AP® @ the Beach Institute of the cancellation by June 10th. If AP® @ the Beach Institute is not notified by June 2nd, the total fee is still applicable.

Scholarship recipients who do not notify the AP® @ the Beach Institute of their cancellation by June 2nd will pay a cancellation fee of $50.00, and failure to attend will result in a $75.00 fee.


Each participant will receive written confirmation of a reserved seat in the session when payment is received.

Continuing Education Units (CEU)

Continuing Education Units (CEU) will be available for an additional fee through California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) during the week of the institute only. You must attend all classroom hours to receive credit. It is the responsibility of the participant to ensure that his/her district accepts Continuing Education Units (CEU)

Institute Certificates:

AP® @ the Beach will issue certificates in the last hour of the last day of instruction.

For further assistance please contact Liz Turner @ or by phone at (562) 997-8000 x.2961

Local Hotel Information:

Closest to the institute location:

Long Beach Marriott
4700 Airport Plaza Drive
Long Beach, California, USA, 90815
Tel: +1 562 425 5210

Courtyard Long Beach Airport
3841 North Lakewood Boulevard
Long Beach, California, USA 90808
Tel: +1 562 429 5803

Holiday Inn Long Beach Airport & Conference Center
2640 North Lakewood Boulevard
Long Beach, California, USA  90815
Tel: +1 562 597 4401

Residence Inn Long Beach
4111 East Willow Street
Long Beach, CA 90815
Tev:  +1 562 595 0909

Close to the marina (20-25 min driving to institute):

Renaissance Long Beach Hotel
111 East Ocean Boulevard
Long Beach, California, USA, 90802
Tel: +1 562 437 5900

Hyatt Regency Long Beach
200 South Pine Avenue
Long Beach, California, USA, 90802
Tel: +1 562 491 1234

Hyatt Centric The Pike Long Beach
285 Bay Street
Long Beach, California, USA, 90802
Tel: +1 562 432 1234

The Westin Long Beach
333 East Ocean Blvd
Long Beach, California, USA, 90802
Tel: +1 562 436 3000

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