AP® Spanish Literature and Culture

This workshop will give participants concrete strategies for designing and implementing an effective AP Spanish Literature and Culture course. Drawing from the Curriculum Framework, participants will learn how to create activities and assessments that develop students’ proficiencies  across the full range of language skills with special attention to critical reading and analytical writing. Participants will also learn to help students move beyond reading comprehension to relate the content and the style of the required texts to literary, historical, sociocultural and geopolitical contexts. Additionally, participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of the exam structure and receive practical advice on how to prepare for the course audit. This workshop will be conducted in Spanish.

 

 

Participants should bring the following:

Each participant will receive the The College Board AP Spanish Literature and Culture Workshop Handbook for professional development.

The participants should visit the CB AP Spanish Literature and Culture Home page before the APSI to become familiar with the required reading list.

Fee: $535

Instructor

Yolana Soliz Yolanda Soliz taught Spanish in the Texas public schools for 34 years (Brazosport ISD and Stafford MSD), was an adjunct faculty member of the Houston Community College for 15 years and taught  8 years at The Kinkaid School (independent) in Houston, Texas. She has taught all levels of Spanish (6-14) including AP Spanish Language and Literature, Pre-AP Spanish and Spanish for Heritage learners. Ms.