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2 North Side Chicago high schools last to offer International Baccalaureate Diploma Program

by Fran Spielman City Hall Reporter/ fspielman@suntimes.com December 13, 2012 Source: Chicago Sun-Times Two North Side High Schools — Taft and Lincoln Park —will become the last of six promised Chicago Public high schools devoted exclusively to International Baccalaureate diploma … Continue reading

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‘Gold’ for Wellington College’s first Middle Years Programme

‘Gold’ for Wellington College’s first Middle Years Programme Pioneering pupils score more than double the global average for international qualification Source: Wellington College A pioneering group of 16 year olds in England is celebrating world-beating results today in an alternative … Continue reading

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International Baccalaureate: Successful School Curriculum Under Attack

Ken Blackwell Fellow of The National Academy of Public Administration and the Family Research Council 08/02/2012 As a longtime school choice advocate, I am always in favor of giving parents the tools they need to ensure their children receive a … Continue reading

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Jumeira Baccalaureate Accredited to offer IB Diploma

Jumeira Baccalaureate School (JBS), an International School in the heart of Jumeira in Dubai and part of the Taaleem family of schools, will be welcoming the first intake of Grade 11 students in September 2012 as they undertake their IB … Continue reading

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How IB Prepares Students: (A Way Forward For Chile?)

Ladies and gentlemen, everyone the world over knows that the present educational system in Chile has been found lacking in two key areas: equity and quality. The easiest area to remedy is the issue of equity. To remedy this, put … Continue reading

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