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Brandon Abdon

The Advanced Placement Program - The College Board
Director of English
Atlanta, GA
Brandon Abdon is the Director of AP English at The College Board. Originally from Greenup, a small town in eastern Kentucky, Brandon currently lives in the Atlanta area. Along with having taught high school English for over a decade, he taught courses in English and Curriculum at the University of Kentucky and currently teaches both Literature and Composition courses at Georgia State University. A winner of the 2010 NCTE High School Teacher of Excellence award, a fellow of the National Writing Project, and a former reader for Advanced Placement exams, he consults around the country on curriculum and pedagogy and has trained or taught hundreds of teachers.