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Non-IB practitioners: Looking for IB training opportunities

Looking for IB training opportunitiesThe popularity of the IB programmes has shown impressive growth worldwide, and educators are interested in learning more about IB programmes.  These pages are meant to assist non-IB educators.

Please note that the IB is not a certifying board for teacher training. Participants who complete IB –approved workshops will receive a certificate of attendance which attests to participation in the workshops. It is neither a teaching credential nor a qualification for teaching.

Workshops available for non-IB teachers in IB schools: (updated 15/3/13)

Primary Years Programme (PYP):
• An introduction to the IB programme standards for administrators new to the PYP, cat 1
• An introduction to the PYP curriculum model, cat 1
• Teachers as researchers, cat 3
• Sustainability as international mindedness, cat 3
• Play-based learning, cat 3
• The learning environment and inquiry, cat 3
• Inquiry in Creative Places., cat 3
• Bilingual and multilingual teaching and learning (Cat 3)
• Encouraging children’s creative instincts in the classroom, cat 3

Middle Years Programme (MYP):
• All Category 1 workshops
• Inquiry in Creative Places, cat 3

Diploma Programme (DP) :

• All Category 1 workshops
• TOK for subject teachers, cat 3
• The role of the supervisor in extended essays, cat 3


• Inquiry and the librarian across the three programmes, cat 3
• Education for international mindedness, cat 3
• Creating Inclusive Classrooms (special needs), cat 3
• Music and inquiry, cat 3

Non-IB educators can access the global calendar to search for the training opportunities in the above workshops. To register, please email to register via REGIS – our on-line registration platform. Payment is by credit card only.

- PD Global Workshops

- The IB Teacher Awards

- IB Regional Conferences


workshop calendar

2014 workshop planning calendar an IB Google Doc... 
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IB Coordinator Information Gateway
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new pdf doc PD Workshop Fees 2014 
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PD Workshop Fees 2013[+]


Choosing the right workshop

What is a Category 1, 2, 3 workshop? click here [more+]

Primary Years Programme
workshop descriptions

Middle Years Programme
workshop descriptions

Diploma Programme
workshop descriptions

Continuum Workshops 
Continuum (DP/MYP/PYP)


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