Daily Archives: July 7, 2012

IB at St. Andrew’s: St. Andrew’s School Savannah – Innovations

In 2008, St. Andrew’s was authorized as an International Baccalaureate World School offering the Diploma Programme. The International Baccalaureate® (IB) is a non-profit educational foundation, motivated by its mission, focused on the student. Our four programmes for students aged 3 … Continue reading

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International Baccalaureate Visit

How do you become an IB School? Source: International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme—school authorization Schools wishing to offer the Diploma Programme must be authorized by the IB. The process is the same for all schools, even though it is administered slightly … Continue reading

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When learning is no chore

See on Scoop.it – International Baccalaureate Program IT does not just focus on the chalkboard and textbook. In fact, the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) offers holistic education that students these days want to experience. See on thestar.com.my

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Programa Inicia: “en el futuro los resultados de la prueba Inicia se vincularán con el nuevo sistema de acreditación de las carreras”

Este año, por primera vez, los resultados de las pruebas Inicia incorporan niveles de desempeño, los que permiten distinguir entre aquellos egresados de las carreras de pedagogía que alcanzan un nivel sobresaliente, aceptable o insuficiente. Revise aquí una descripción de … Continue reading

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Joseph Stiglitz: For-Profit Colleges ‘Exploit Those At The Bottom’

Joseph Stiglitz is not a fan of for-profit colleges. Stiglitz, a Nobel laureate and chief economist of the World Bank, recently took to the pages of USA Today to denounce America’s widening wealth gulf, and probably to get a little … Continue reading

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Britney Marshall, British 14-Year-Old, Urged To Get Breast Implants – By Mother (PHOTO)

Source: Huffington Post Bras, braces, makeup are all rites of passage for many teen girls. But if you’re a member of the Marshall family, so are boob jobs. Britney Marshall, a 14-year-old from Nottinghamshire, England, is the youngest girl of … Continue reading

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Writing style: The Sun Also Rises

The novel is well known for its style, which is variously described as modern, hard-boiled, or understated. As a novice writer and journalist in Paris, Hemingway turned to Ezra Pound—who had a reputation as “an unofficial minister of culture who … Continue reading

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Pamplona, Spain 2012: Running With the Bulls

Introduction to Pamplona 90km (56 miles) SE of San Sebastián, 385km (239 miles) NE of Madrid, 168km (104 miles) NE of Zaragoza Ernest Hemingway’s descriptions of the running of the bulls in his 1927 novel, The Sun Also Rises, made … Continue reading

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History of the American Flag – Brought to you by Drexel University Online

Join NBC10 journalist Terry Ruggles and Drexel University Online for an educational video exploration into the history of the American flag.This compelling and informative video is the perfect American history teaching tool for teachers, parents, and anyone interested in learning … Continue reading

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25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee – Creekview Theatre

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is a one act musical comedy conceived by Rebecca Feldman with music and lyrics by William Finn, a book by Rachel Sheinkin and additional material by Jay Reiss. The show centers on a … Continue reading

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