News about schools and programmes
IB announces Candidate Registration Fee eliminated from November 2019
IB aims to eliminate barriers to student access to IB programmes.
How the IB prepares students for university in the UK
The IB has launched a new video series on how the Diploma Programme (DP) and the Career-related Programme (CP) prepare students for university, and why leading universities in the United Kingdom value the experience that IB students bring along.
IB World School featured on HBO show “Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas”
The story of Rainier Beach High School in Seattle, USA, came into the spotlight earlier this month on HBO show “Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas”. The second season of the show, hosted by actor and writer Wyatt Cenac, has been focusing on education and topics such as school safety.
Call to MYP schools offering onscreen exams
The Middle Years Programme (MYP) development team are looking for schools to take part in the trial of an updated MYP interdisciplinary assessment model. The trial will run between 3 and 14 June 2019 (schools can select any day and time between these dates) and will involve current MYP 4 students.
International Baccalaureate extended essay students to benefit from new free online course
From April, IB Diploma Programme (DP) students can benefit from a free online course aiming to support learners writing their DP extended essay (EE).