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The International Baccalaureate® at 50: 1968 – 2018

The International Baccalaureate education system is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. “More than 4,000 schools so far have chosen to teach International Baccalaureate® (IB) programmes, with their unique academic rigour and their emphasis on students’ personal development. Those schools … Continue reading

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Are You Ready For The 2012 PISA Results?: International Baccalaureate® (IB), Best In The World (IMHO)

In December 2013, the results of PISA 2012 will be announced. One thing on everyone’s mind in Chile, and many similar countries, will be: How well are we doing? Are children from lower socioeconomic backgrounds performing as well as students … Continue reading

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What it means to be an International Baccalaureate Teacher (New Study)

Firstly, I want to be clear about one thing. I have long been very vocal in my belief that the International Baccalaureate is the best system of education that exists on the planet we call Earth. I truly believe that, … Continue reading

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Inquiry Based Learning: Innovations for Deeper Teaching and Learning

LEARN from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/rickmereki”>Rick Mereki on Vimeo. The Essential Ingredients of a Quality Day of Learning: Ample time for hands-on, minds-on, hearts-on and senses-on doing. The International Baccalaureate® (IB) offers high quality programmes of international education to a worldwide community … Continue reading

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Global Education, Curiosity, Innovation & The International Baccalaureate

“Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of the imagination.” – John Dewey ** Wikipedia: “Innovation is the creation of better or more effective products, processes, services, technologies, or ideas that are readily available to markets, … Continue reading

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IB Program Terminated in Idaho School District: Accused of Spreading Anti-American Ideology

The International Baccalaureate® (IB) offers high quality programmes of international education to a worldwide community of schools. There are more than 900,000 IB students in over 140 countries. ** The International Baccalaureate® (IB) program—which is growing rapidly across U.S. school … Continue reading

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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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Ministerio de Educación Pública (Costa Rica) busca atraer 16 colegios públicos más a Bachillerato Internacional

AIRO VILLEGAS S. PERIODISTA DE LA NACIÓN jvillegas@nacion.com 02:20 P.M. 05/03/2012 San José (Redacción). El Ministerio de Educación Pública (MEP) y Asobitico se propusieron lograr que 16 colegios públicos más ofrezcan la modalidad de Bachillerato Internacional (BI). Alumnos del colegio … Continue reading

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Recognition of International Baccalaureate® (IB) Diploma for admission to universities in Germany

Source: International Baccalaureate Official Website Recognition of IB diploma for admission to universities and colleges Germany Agreement on the recognition of the “International Baccalaureate Diploma /Diplôme du Baccalauréat International” (Resolution of the Conference of Ministers of Education of 10.03.1986, as … Continue reading

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Clemente High School latest Chicaco Public High School to adopt International Baccalaureate program

The International Baccalaureate: Education With A Global Perspective “An international education must go well beyond the provision of information and is involved in the development of attitudes and values which transcend barriers of race, class, religion, gender or politics.” —International … Continue reading

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