Bill Compton has been teaching AP calculus, AB and BC, for the past 30 years and AP computer science for the past 24 years at Montgomery Bell Academy in Nashville, Tenn. He has been a reader or table leader at the AP calculus reading for 19 of the past 23 years and has been a College Board endorsed consultant in the southern region for the past 13 years. He has presented one day, student review, teaching and learning, and weeklong summer workshops. From 2005-07, he conducted the College Board's online "New AP Teachers Open-Workshop for AP Calculus," presenting a six-hour introduction for new teachers to AP calculus. He graduated from Davidson College with a B.S. degree in mathematics and from Duke University with a MAT in mathematics. This will be his seventh year to teach the Davidson College AP Calculus AB Summer Institute.