Useful resources

The International Baccalaureate® (IB) provides several resources for IB World Schools. These include support materials for the extended essay. 

Items in the IB store are available to everyone. Publications include:

  • 50 more extended essays, a DVD of essays submitted in the DP that all fulfil the requirements for an ‘A’ grade in the current syllabus
  • The Extended Essay Guide, a free material in the online curriculum centre (OCC), which requires a log-in given to IB World Schools
  • 10 monografias excelentes,a digital documentlooking at model extended essays in Spanish.

Through the online curriculum centre (OCC), educators in IB World Schools can access digital versions of many IB publications related to the extended essay.

These materials in the OCC, which are only available to IB World Schools, are free.

If you already work at an IB World School, you should have access to the OCC. Please request log-in details from the programme coordinator at your school.