imperial international baccalaureate candidacy 2018

International Baccalaureate Candidacy 2018

  • The MYP is designed for students aged 11 to 16.  It provides a framework of learning that encourages students to become creative, critical and reflective thinkers. 
  • The MYP emphasizes intellectual challenge, encouraging students to make connections between their studies in traditional subjects and the real world.
  • The MYP fosters the development of skills for communication, intercultural understanding and global engagement.
  • MYP supports students’ efforts to gain understanding of the world and to function comfortably within it.
  • MYP addresses students’ academic, social and emotional well-being.
  • The curriculum consists of eight subject groups: language acquisition, language and literature, individuals and societies, sciences, mathematics, art, physical education, and design.
  • The program is school wide and open to all students of any academic level.
  • The state standards are taught through interdisciplinary units that emphasize collaboration, global awareness and creative and critical thinking.
  • Here are a few links for the IB Middle Years Program.

http://www.ibo.org/globalassets/digital-tookit/brochures/1503-myp-factsheet-for-teachers.pdf

http://ibo.org/globalassets/publications/become-an-ib-school/ibmyp_en.pdf

  • In addition, this link addresses the IB Program in general:

http://www.ibo.org/.

  • Training for teachers includes web-based training, site training, and/or conferences to support the learning of the MYP philosophy.

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