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IB students and alumni

Only weeks to go to the #generationIB finale

We’re more than half-way through our #generationIB campaign and we have already received dozens of submissions from IB students all across the globe.

Only weeks to go to the #generationIB finale


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Jeffrey Sachs from the UN Sustainable Development Network hosts #generationIB webinar

We invite IB students and educators to ask questions to Jeffrey Sachs, Director of the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) during a Facebook Live webinar on 22 August at 9am (CET). The webinar will explore how the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) link to the global challenges that IB students are working on for #generationIB.

Jeffrey Sachs from the UN Sustainable Development Network hosts #generationIB webinar


IB programmes and schools

How a career-related education can raise student aspirations in the UK

In a recent webinar, a case study presented by Holly Youlden from Westminster Academy—a state-funded, non-selective school in a multi-ethnic community in West London—focuses on the benefits experienced by their students following the introduction of the Career-related Programme (CP) in 2012. “As a result of the IB Career-related Programme, we’ve had a huge number of successes”, Youlden says.

How a career-related education can raise student aspirations in the UK


Alumni shaping the future

To celebrate the IB’s 50th anniversary, we’d like you to meet some of our alumni who graduated from the IB Diploma Programme and went on to report from war zones, change the lives of refugees, create beautiful music, and soar through space.

Community stories

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Featured alumni stories

IB alumni are sharing their stories and highlighting what made their own experiences at school so memorable.