The Director General in the media
Director General Dr Siva Kumari encourages independent thinking in education at enlightEd Conference keynote
The IB's Director General, Dr Siva Kumari, was keynote speaker at this year's enlightED Conference in Madrid and spoke about the importance of caring and personal responsibility in education, as well as how the IB prepares students for a changing world.
Forbes discusses elimination of candidate registration fee with IB Director General Dr Siva Kumari
Following her announcement at the IB Global Conference in New Orleans, Dr Siva Kumari spoke with Forbes’ Colin Seale to discuss equality, access to education, and the future of the IB.
Dr Siva Kumari interviewed by Turkey's Hürriyet on the IB's growth and future
On her recent visit to Turkey, the IB Director General Dr Siva Kumari spoke to one of the country's leading news outlets.
Dr Siva Kumari interviewed on Channel NewsAsia about how the IB prepares students for their future
The IB’s Director General, Dr Siva Kumari was a special guest at Singapore-based news channel Channel NewsAsia’s “Coffee with the Boss”. She was interviewed by Lance Alexander about how the IB prepares students for university and their future careers.
Dr Siva Kumari interviewed on financial news network Cheddar to discuss new IB initiatives
Dr Siva Kumari, Director General of the IB, appeared on financial news network Cheddar to discuss the IB’s partnership with the University of the People (UoPeople), and to also discuss the IB’s mission.
IB Director General Dr Siva Kumari featured on PBS NewsHour
A feature on the US news show follows Dr Kumari as she meets with educators and members of the global IB community, and looks at the value of an IB education and the IB’s approaches to learning.
Dr Siva Kumari highlights the role of IB teachers in Forbes interview
In August, Dr Siva Kumari, Director General of the IB, was interviewed by Forbes magazine on how the IB can appeal to teachers in different ways.
Dr Siva Kumari featured in “Talk Nerdy” podcast
How does the IB prepare students to be lifelong learners? What does the future of education look like in our everchanging world? Why is Dr Kumari so interested in artificial intelligence? All these questions and more answered in “Talk Nerdy's” podcast with the IB’s Director General Dr Siva Kumari.
Dr Siva Kumari speaks to Thrive Global about what she’s learned as IB Director General
Dr Siva Kumari, Director General of the IB, was recently featured in Thrive Global - the newest venture from Huffington Post founder Ariana Huffington - where she shared how she became passionate about education and what drives her in her job. She also talks about the five things she wishes someone had told her before becoming Director General of the IB.
Interview with Siva Kumari in The Straits Times about 50 years of the IB
Singaporean newspaper The Straits Times interviewed Dr Siva Kumari about her journey in becoming the IB’s Director General, about the relevance of the IB in its 50th anniversary year and about the IB in the Singaporean context.
Interview with Siva Kumari and IB alumna in Singapore’s Chinese Business Daily
In an interview with Lianhe Zaobao in Singapore’s Chinese Business Daily on 13 April 2018, the IB’s Director General Siva Kumari shared her views on the importance of holistic student development and how students’ performance should not focus on grades alone.
IB’s 50th anniversary takes the lead in Brainfeed magazine
The 50th anniversary of the IB takes centre stage in February’s edition of Brainfeed, the leading Indian education publication.
IB Director General on her vision for the IB
IB Director General, Dr Siva Kumari, talks about strategy, and the future of the IB in an interview with the Education Journal Middle East.