AP Consultant for Spanish Program

ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS

  • September 23, 2014-present. High School Equivalency Test (HiSET) Rater.
  • June 2014-present  Senior Reviewer AP Spanish Language & Culture.
  • March 2013-June 2014 Reviewer AP Spanish Language & Culture.
  •  August 2009-2013 Chief Reader AP Spanish Language. The College Board & Educational Testing Services (E.T.S.).  Princeton, New Jersey. USA.
  • August 2008-2009 Chief Reader Designate AP Spanish Language. The College Board & Educational Testing Services (E.T.S.).  Princeton, New Jersey. USA.
  •  Fall 2009 Member Steering Committee. AP Spanish Language Faculty Colloquium. October 16-18. Chicago, IL.
  •  August 2005-2008 Chairperson Spanish AP Test Development Committee.  The College Board & Educational Testing Services (E.T.S.).  Princeton, New Jersey. USA.
  •  August 2002-2005 Member Spanish AP Test Development Committee.  The College Board & Educational Testing Services (E.T.S.).  Princeton, New Jersey. USA.
  • Spring 2006 Consultant Document Rater. Center for Educational Policy Research (CEPR) at the University of Oregon for the College Board Advanced Placement Pilot Syllabus Audit Study.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Workshop Training for AP Item Writers. Spanish Language and Culture Course and Exam. The College Board. Princeton, NJ. May 30-June 1, 2014.
  • Workshop Consultant Training for AP (Advanced Placement) Spanish Language and Culture Course and Exam Workshops. The College Board. Chicago, IL. April 19-21, 2013.
  • Chief Reader Meeting. College Board. Kiawah Island. SC. September 21-22, 2012.
  • Chief Reader Meeting. College Board. Chicago, IL. September 23-25, 2011.
  • Chief Reader Meeting. College Board. San Francisco, CA. November 5-7, 2010.
  • Workshop Consultant Training for Pre- AP Workshops. The College Board. Las Vegas, NV. August 6-9, 2010.
  • Chief Reader Meeting. College Board. Boston, MAOctober 2-4, 2009.
  • Workshop Consultant Training for AP (Advanced Placement) Spanish Mentor. The College Board. Las Vegas, NV. August 2-5, 2008.
  • Advanced Placement Course Audit Reviewer. Educational Policies Improvement Center (EPIC), Oregon. 2007.
  • Workshop Consultant Training for AP (Advanced Placement) Spanish. The College Board & Educational Testing Services (E.T.S.).  San Jose, CA. April 21-23, 2006.
  • Workshop Consultant Training for AP (Advanced Placement) Spanish. The College Board & Educational Testing Services (E.T.S.).  New Orleans, LA. August 26-28, 2005.
  • Workshop Consultant Training for AP (Advanced Placement) Spanish. The College Board & Educational Testing Services (E.T.S.).  Houston, TX. July 14 – 15, 2005.
  • Workshop Consultant Training for AP (Advanced Placement) Spanish. The College Board & Educational Testing Services (E.T.S.).  Chicago, IL. July 22, 2002. 

AP Spanish Readings

  •  June 12-18, 2013 (Chief Reader) Cincinnati, OH
  •  June 12-18, 2012 (Chief Reader) Cincinnati, OH
  •  June 12-18, 2011 (Chief Reader) Cincinnati, OH
  •  June 11-17, 2010 (Chief Reader) Cincinnati, OH
  •  June 10-16, 2009 (Chief Reader Designate) Cincinnati, OH
  •  June 5-11, 2008 (Question Leader) Louisville, KY
  •  June 1-9, 2007 (Table Leader) San Antonio, TX
  •  June 8-19, 2006 (Table Leader) San Antonio, TX
  •  June 8-19, 2004 (Table Leader) San Antonio, TX
  •  June 9-18, 2003 (Table Leader) San Antonio, TX
  •  June 12-19, 2002 San Antonio, TX
  •  June 12-19, 2001 San Antonio, TX
  •  June 11-18, 2000 San Antonio, TX
  •  June 12-19, 1998 San Antonio, TX

 

·         Observer & MentorAP Spanish Language & Culture Workshops

  • Saint Louis, MO. October 19, 2012. Raquel González.
  •  Beloit College. Beloit, WI. October 18, 2007
  •  Xavier University. Cincinnati, OH. October 11, 2007
  •  Chicago, IL. February 10, 2007
  •  Westerville, OH. December 6, 2006


Presenter. Summer Institutes AP Spanish Language and Culture

    • Palos Verdes Peninsula High School, CA              August 4-7, 2014
    • Inland Northwest APSI. Spokane, WA                   July 28-31, 2014
    • Zemmer Middle School Lapeer, MI                          July 22-25, 2014
    • UC Riverside, CA                                                              August 12-15, 2013
    • Palos Verdes Peninsula High School., CA             August 5-8, 2013
    •  Inland Northwest APSI. Spokane, WA                  July 29 – August 1, 2013
    •  Walton APSI. Walton High School Marietta, GA   July 8-11, 2013
    •  Grandville, MI                                                       June 24-27, 2013
    •  Washburn University. Topeka, KS                         July 27-31, 2010
    •  UNC Charlotte. Charlotte, NC                                   July 20-24, 2010
    •  Fairfax County Public Schools, VA                         June 22-26, 2010
    •  Silver State AP Summer Institute. Las Vegas, NV.  June 21-24, 2010
    •  Washburn University. Topeka, KS                          July 27-31, 2009
    •  UNC Charlotte. Charlotte, NC                                    July 20-24, 2009
    •  Morehead University. Morehead, KY                    July 13-17, 2009
    •  Fairfax County Public Schools, VA                         June 22-26, 2009
    •  Washburn University. Topeka, KS                          July 28-August 1, 2008
    •  UNC Charlotte. Charlotte, NC                                    July 21-25, 2008
    •  2007 Hawaii International AP Institute. Honolulu, HI       July 16 – 20, 2007
    •  Leelanau School. Glen Arbor, MI                             June 25 – 29, 2007
    •  The University of Iowa. Des Moines, IA               July 17 – 21, 2006
    •  Leelanau School. Glen Arbor, MI                              June 26 – 30, 2006
    •  Leelanau School. Glen Arbor, MI                              July 4 – 10, 2005
    •  Lawrence University. Appleton, WI                         July 11-16, 2004
    •  Leelanau School. Glen Arbor, MI                              June 27 – July 2, 2004
    •  Lawrence University. Appleton, WI                        July 8-12, 2002
  •  ·         Presenter. Workshops and Presentations on AP Spanish Language & Culture and AP Spanish Literature
    • AP Spanish Language and Culture Workshop. Triton College. River Grove, IL.  March 21, 2014.
    • AP Spanish Language and Culture Workshop. Rice University. Houston, TX. February 8, 2014.
    • AP Spanish Language and Culture Workshop. Western Michigan University – East Beltline Campus. Grand Rapids, MI. October 20, 2014.
    • AP Spanish Language and Culture Workshop. University of Missouri – St. Louis, MO. October 17, 2014.
    • AP Spanish Language and Culture Workshop. Alverno College. Lakeview Conference Center. Milwaukee, WI. October 9, 2014.
    • AP Spanish Language and Culture Workshop. University Center of Lake County. Grayslake, IL. October 1, 2014.
    • AP Spanish Language and Culture Workshop. University of Cincinnati, OH. December 11, 2013.
    • AP Spanish Language and Culture Workshop. Kelvyn Park High School. Chicago, IL. December 6, 2013.
    • AP Spanish Language and Culture Workshop. Kelvyn Park High School. Chicago, IL. November 4, 2013.
    • AP Spanish Language and Culture Workshop. Warren Township High School. Gurnee, IL, October 21, 2013.
    • 2013 AP National Conference. Las Vegas, NV. July 19-21, 2013
    • ·        “Results from the 2012 AP Spanish Language Exam Administration”
    • AP Spanish Literature and Culture Workshop.College of DuPage. Glen Ellyn, IL. March 28, 2013.
    • AP Spanish Language and Culture Workshop. Rice University. Houston, TX. February 2, 2013.
    • AP Spanish Literature and Culture Workshop. University of Cincinnati, OH. December 18, 2012.
    • AP Spanish Language and Culture Workshop. Butler University. Indianapolis, IN. November 20, 2012.
    • AP Spanish Language Workshop. University Center of Lake County. Grayslake, IL. November 7, 2012.
    • AP Spanish Literature Workshop. University Center of Lake County. Grayslake, IL. November 6, 2012.
    • AP Spanish Literature Workshop. Warren Township High School. Gurnee, IL, October 15, 2012.
    • 2012 AP National Conference. Lake Buena Vista, FL. July 21-22, 2012
    •    ·          “Results from the 2012 AP Spanish Language Exam Administration”
    •    ·         “Visual works in AP Spanish Language and Culture courses”
    •    ·         “Interpersonal Communication in Pre-AP® World Languages and Cultures”
    • AP Spanish Literature Workshop. Summer Splash Conference. Wisconsin Dells, WI. June 25, 2012.
    • AP Spanish Language (Experienced) Workshop. Evanston, IL. March 20, 2012.
    • AP Spanish Language and Literature Workshop. University of Cincinnati. Cincinnati, OH. December 2, 2011.
    • AP Spanish Language Workshop. Washington High School. Cedar Rapids, IA. November 21, 2011.
    • AP Spanish Language and Literature Workshop. Eastern Michigan University. Livonia, MI. November 9, 2011.
    • AP Spanish Language and Literature WorkshopGrayslake, IL. October 20 & 21, 2011.
    • AP Spanish Language and Literature Workshop. Alverno College. Milwaukee, WI. October 14, 2011.
    • AP Spanish Language Workshop. Triton College. River Grove, IL.  March 15, 2011.
    • AP Spanish Language and Literature Workshop. Eastern Michigan University. Livonia, MI. November 10, 2010.
    • AP Spanish Language and Literature Workshop. Alverno College. Milwaukee, WI. October 15, 2010.
    • “Pre-AP: Strategies in World Languages - Writing Skills.” St. Cloud, MN. August 4, 2010.
    • 2010 AP National Conference. Washington, D.C. July 17, 2010.
    •    ·         “Results from the 2010 AP Spanish Language Exam Administration”
    •    ·         “Higher-Level Thinking Strategies in the Spanish Language and Culture class”
    • Pre-AP: Strategies in World Languages – Building Proficiency. Oak Lawn, IL. May 1, 2010.
    • Pre-AP: Strategies in World Languages – Building Proficiency. Greenwood Village, CO. March 6, 2010.
    • AP Midwest Regional Forum. Chicago, IL. February 21, 2010.
    •    ·         “Untapped and Underutilized: How Colleges Can Use AP Courses and Exams in the Outreach, Recruitment, and Admission Process”
    • AP Spanish Language and Literature Workshop. Carleton College. Northfield, MN. December 2, 2009.
    • AP Spanish Language Workshop. Grayslake, IL. October 22, 2009.
    • “AP Spanish Language Faculty Colloquium.” Chicago, IL. October 17-18, 2009.
    • 2009 AP National Conference. San Antonio, TX. July 15-19, 2009
    •    ·         “Meet the AP Spanish Development Committee”
    • “AP Spanish Language and Literature.” University School of Milwaukee. April 21, 2009
    • “Pre-AP: Strategies in Spanish – Writing Skills.” Oak Lawn, IL. April 4, 2009.
    • 2008 AP National Conference. Seattle, WA. July 16-20, 2008
    •    ·         “Meet the AP Spanish Development Committee”
    •    ·         “Spanish Literature. Effective Strategies for the Literature Exam and Beyond.”
    • AP Spanish Language Workshop. Triton College. River Grove, IL.  March 18-19, 2008
    • “Pre-AP: Strategies in World Languages: Building Proficiency.” Lane Technical School. Chicago, IL. August 30, 2007.
    •    2007 AP National Conference. Las Vegas, Nevada. July 11-15, 2007.
    •    ·         Pre Conference Workshop on Spanish Literature. July 11, 2007.
    •    ·         “Meet the AP Spanish Development Committee”
    •    ·          “Teaching García Márquez: the AP Literature Exam from a college perspective”
    •  AP Summer Splash Conference. The Wintergreen Resort. Lake Delton, WI. July 9-10, 2007.
    •  AP Spanish Literature Course and Exam. (On Line Event). January 20, 2007.
    • “Teaching the Book: Borges’ ‘El Sur’ and Rulfo’s ‘No oyes ladrar los perros.’” (On Line Event).November 27 and 28, 2006.
    •  AP Spanish Language and Literature. Lincoln School. Buenos Aires, Argentina. September 5, 2006.
    •  The 2007 AP Spanish Language Exam. San Antonio, TX. June 20, 2006.
    •  AP Spanish Language Exam. (On Line Event). April 18, 2006.
    •  AP Spanish Language Workshop. Triton College. River Grove, IL.  March 14-15, 2006.
    •  AP Spanish Literature Exam. (On Line Event). March 11, 2006.
    •  Fall Institute. West Virginia Center for Professional Development. Charleston, WVA. November 15-16, 2005.
    •  AP Spanish Language Workshop. Marquette University. Milwaukee, WI. October 20, 2005.
    •  2005 AP Spanish Language Training. New Orleans, LA. August 26-29, 2005.
    •  2005 AP National Conference. Houston Texas. July 14 – 18, 2005.
    •    ·         “AP Spanish Literature: Los primeros años del nuevo examen”
    •    ·         “Meet the AP Spanish Development Committee”
    •    ·                     “The New AP Spanish Language Exam”
    •  2005 AATSP Annual Meeting. New York, NY. July 28 – August 2, 2005.
    •    ·         “AP Spanish Literature: Los primeros años del nuevo examen”
    •  AP Spanish Language Workshop. Oakton Community College. Des Plaines, IL. March 15-16, 2005.
    •  2004 ACTFL Convention. Chicago, IL. November 19-21, 2004.
    •    ·         “The Revised AP Spanish Language Course and Exam”
    •  2004 AATSP Annual Meeting. Acapulco, Mexico. 28 July – 2 August, 2004.
    •    ·          “AP Spanish Literature: Los primeros dos años del nuevo examen”
    •  2004 AP National Conference. Lake Buena Vista, FL. July 16-18, 2004.
    •    ·         AP Spanish Language (Advanced) Workshop
    •    ·         “Meet the AP Spanish Development Committee”
    •    ·          “Perspectives on AP Spanish Language and Literature”
    • Trinity University. San Antonio, Texas. July 13, 2004. “La poesía en la clase de lengua.”
    • AP Spanish Language Workshop. University of Wisconsin – Madison. WI. April 13, 2004.
    • AP Spanish Language Workshop. University of Nebraska. Omaha, NE. March 16, 2004.
    • AP Spanish Language Workshop. Butler University. Indianapolis, IN. November 25, 2003.
    • AP Spanish Language Fall Institute. West Virginia Center for Professional Development. Charleston, WVA. November 13-14, 2003.
    • AP Spanish Language Workshop. Eastern Michigan University. Livonia, MI. November 6, 2003.
    • AP Spanish Language Workshop. Marquette University. Milwaukee, WI. October 14-15, 2003.
    • AP Spanish Language Workshop. Fairmont Hotel. Chicago, IL. August 5, 2003.
    • Trinity University. San Antonio, Texas. June 12 and June 15, 2003.
    •    ·         “Programando el curso de literatura: Opciones para estructurar la clase.”
    • AP Spanish Language Workshop. Triton College. River Grove, IL.  March 18-19, 2003.
    • AP Spanish Language Workshop. University of Nebraska. Lincoln, NE.  March 10, 2003.
    • AP Spanish Language Workshop. Illinois State University. Normal, IL.  November 14, 2002.
    • AP Spanish Language Workshop. Adlai E. Stevenson HS Lincolnshire, IL.  August 24, 2002.
    • AP Spanish Language Workshop. Drake University. Des Moines, IA.  April 11, 2002.