Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park, endorsed by the College Board, hosts a variety of professional development opportunities for teachers, including the only Advanced Placement Summer Institutes in a National Park. Schoodic Institute invites advanced placement teachers to retreat to scenic and serene Schoodic Point on the rocky coast of Maine for instruction and certification this summer.  Three separate weeks of courses will take place in summer 2021.  Use the links below to register for a course on the given week.

Week 1, June 27 – July 2, 2021

Week 2, August 1 – August 6, 2021

Week 3, August 8 – August 13, 2021


Enjoy Maine’s early  sunrise with a walk in the salty air, attend courses all day and enjoy free time each evening.  Our amazing night sky will not disappoint!  Lodging and all meals, including a lobster feed are included in the residential price.
In a response to Covid-19, Schoodic Institute has implemented best practices as outlined by the CDC and Maine CDC.  Policies include wearing face masks, social distancing, and frequent and thorough cleaning and disinfecting.