Our Mission

The Lewes Advanced Placement Summer Institute is an intensive program designed to give Advanced Placement teachers experience in developing and teaching AP* Program courses. Student success on the national exam is the ultimate goal.

Why Choose Lewes AP?

  • Lewes AP offers a variety of subject area courses for new and experienced AP teachers. The philosophy is that veteran and new teachers can interact and exchange teaching practices along with the most recent instructional technology. The maximization of student potential is always the desired outcome.
  • Lewes AP instructors are all certified, endorsed by the College Board, experienced high school AP teachers with impressive credentials.
  • Teachers leave Lewes AP with an increased amount of information learned from master instructors. The acquisition of strategic insights, creative strategies, boundless inspiration, and imagination for “best practice” lesson plans are the ingredients that challenge students.
  • The Lewes AP Summer Institute is held the last two weeks of July at the beautiful Delaware beaches where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Delaware Bay in the historic town of Lewes, DE.
  • There are alternatives to Lewes AP, but there are no substitutes.

Cape Henlopen High School

All classes are held at the Cape Henlopen High School in Lewes, Delaware. Opened in 2009 the school is a state-of-the-arts facility with wireless capability throughout the school.

Director Dr. Wilson Frampton

Dr. Frampton founded and developed the Lewes AP Summer Institute and has served for as Director for 19 years. The holder of five academic degrees along with 33 years experience in public education, he continues to serve the College Board as a consultant has read AP exams and was appointed to the National Advisory Counsel for AP Summer Institutes.

His recent book Oops I’m a Teacher relates the adventure of high school teaching in addition to the obstacles, issues that are seldom addressed beyond the high school walls. Signed copies will be available at the registration desk.

* This Summer Institute has been endorsed by Advanced Placement Program, AP, Pre-AP, College Board and it’s logo are registered trademarks of the College Board.


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