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IB students show creativity, caring and innovation in inspirational #generationIB solutions

In the 50 years since the IB was founded, one thing has remained certain and steadfast: The inspirational drive with which IB students face challenges and aim to make the world a better place. This has been illustrated with crystal clarity during the #generationIB finale, as students come together from all corners of the globe to show their passion for solving problems and strengthening communities.

IB students show creativity, caring and innovation in inspirational #generationIB solutions


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The IB and the World Academy of Sport announce support for student-athletes following the Diploma Programme

It was announced during the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) session at the IB Global Conference in Vienna last week that student-athletes at IB World Schools will be supported in their dual career aspirations to balance sport and education concurrently.

The IB and the World Academy of Sport announce support for student-athletes following the Diploma Programme


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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.