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October 2018

DP History (Category 2)

October 12 @ 8:00 am - October 14 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: DP subject teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in that specific subject. Educators should enroll in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area. These workshops are designed for participants who are keen to improve the teaching and learning experience in the DP classroom. The workshop will focus on: assessing the links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience  developing strategies to improve…

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Beyond the Disciplines (Category 2)

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - October 14 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: K-12 educators, heads of school/IB coordinators How do we provide teaching and learning opportunities that reflect the unity of knowledge within, between and across disciplines? Learning beyond the disciplines highlights the interrelatedness of knowledge that gives students opportunities to construct, internalize and transfer meaning and understanding. Explore the relationships and shared concepts of disciplinary, multidisciplinary, interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary learning. Engage in activities that synthesize concepts related to ways of knowing while learning how to develop enduring understandings that…

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DP Theory of Knowledge (Category 2)

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - October 14 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: DP TOK teachers who have prepared students for at least one exam session as part of the DP and are keen to improve the CAS experience in the DP. This workshop is designed for participants who are keen to improve the teaching and learning experience in the TOK classroom. The workshop will focus on: assessing the links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience exploring strategies to improve student access…

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DP Strategies to increase DP cohort sizes (Category 3)

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - October 14 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: Heads of school, DP coordinators, members of the pedagogical leadership team, and other school administrators. Participants might also be established DP institutions looking to widen access and increase cohort size or new IB schools seeking to establish healthy numbers from the immediate community. The Diploma Programme (DP) develops a range of skills for students. It appeals to students with interests in a broad range of subjects. This workshop emphasizes a vast understanding on what exactly is an accessible…

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PYP 3- to 5-year olds (Category 3)

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - October 14 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: Teachers and coordinators in the early years. Inquiry extends beyond asking and answering questions. It is provoked through a stimulating environment, where the teacher acts as guide, facilitator and co-learner. In this workshop, you will explore the importance of environment through considering how it shapes learners, how the way we structure space and time reflects what we believe about children’s learning, and what learning is “important.” You will develop an understanding of how mathematics and language concepts can…

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DP CAS: The transforming power of experiential learning (Category 3)

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - October 14 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: IB DP CAS supervisors who are already familiar with the CAS component, have completed a category 1 workshop and wish to explore the singular contribution of CAS. This workshop will provide you with an opportunity to share and reflect on your CAS experiences as well as to deepen your knowledge about the experiential learning framework. You will develop project methodology and reflection activities and explore links between CAS, TOK and other DP subjects. You will strategize about how…

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MYP Language acquisition: Managing assessment in the MYP (Category 3)

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - October 14 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: School leaders, MYP coordinators and lead teachers in subject groups who want to deepen their understanding of the MYP assessment model. You will explore the targets of MYP assessment strategies in your subject areas and apply your knowledge of the holistic MYP framework for teaching and learning to build successful assessment practices using your subject specific objectives and assessment criteria. You will gain hands-on experience with the development of concept-driven assessments and consider new models of optional external…

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DP Coordination (Category 1)

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - October 14 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: DP coordinators who are: in schools conducting the feasibility study with a view to implementation of the DP new to the DP and/or are about to join an authorized or candidate school. This workshop is designed to help new DP coordinators implement the programme in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy, while at the same time conforming to the DP programme standards and practices. By exploring various leadership and administration facets of the role,…

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DP Chemistry (Category 2)

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - October 14 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: DP subject teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in that specific subject. Educators should enroll in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area. These workshops are designed for participants who are keen to improve the teaching and learning experience in the DP classroom. The workshop will focus on: assessing the links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience developing strategies to improve…

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DP Biology (Category 2)

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - October 14 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: DP subject teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in that specific subject. Educators should enroll in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area. These workshops are designed for participants who are keen to improve the teaching and learning experience in the DP classroom. The workshop will focus on: assessing the links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience developing strategies to improve…

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PYP The Exhibition (Category 2)

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - October 14 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: Teachers, heads of school and coordinators. This workshop uses inquiry to engage with the varied resources, readings and tools to optimize the exhibition for students in the PYP. You will explore the importance of enduring understandings and how the students’ voices can lead the learning and the action through local, national and global issues. The exhibition is viewed as a collaborative process; this workshop is a time to listen, view and share exhibition experiences and develop a conceptual…

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DP Approaches to teaching and learning for DP/CP coordinators and pedagogical leaders (Category 3)

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - October 14 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Experienced DP/CP coordinators and teachers who wish to learn more about implementing approaches to teaching and learning in the DP/CP in the context of their school.   This workshop will first briefly introduce the new element of the DP/CP—approaches to teaching and learning (ATL) before giving you an opportunity to discuss implementation of these elements in your school’s context. This will be done by examining past and current experience with ATL-style skills, assessment, unit planning and curriculum…

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DP Environmental systems and societies (Category 2)

October 26 @ 8:00 am - October 28 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: DP subject teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in that specific subject. Educators should enroll in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area. These workshops are designed for participants who are keen to improve the teaching and learning experience in the DP classroom. The workshop will focus on: assessing the links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience developing strategies to improve…

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PYP The Written Curriculum (Category 2)

October 26 @ 1:00 pm - October 28 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: PYP teachers and coordinators. The PYP definition of curriculum includes the written, taught and assessed curriculum and the interdependent relationship of the three. Teachers and students share the responsibility for curriculum development. This workshop focuses on the layers of the written curriculum—the programme of inquiry, unit planners and scope and sequence documents—and the direct impact they have on each other and on student learning. During the workshop, you will examine the role of key concepts, related concepts and…

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PYP Programme of inquiry: A strategy to support school’s self-assessment (Category 2)

October 26 @ 1:00 pm - October 28 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: PYP coordinators, year-level leaders and area-level leaders. Schools are encouraged to consider sending two people from their staff. This workshop addresses the PYP requirement that schools have a system for regular review and refinement of the programme of inquiry. You will come away with clear criteria for evaluating a programme of inquiry document and a suggested process to carry out a school-wide selfassessment, which is central to the written curriculum in a school. The programme of inquiry transcends…

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PYP The vital role of the teaching assistant in the PYP (Category 3)

October 26 @ 1:00 pm - October 28 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: Teaching assistants in candidate and authorized PYP schools, and non-IB teaching assistants. The course is suitable for all teaching assistants, learning support assistants and others who support learning in all settings and at all stages. As a teaching assistant (TA), how can you contribute to teaching and learning effectively? What are the characteristics of effective partnerships between teachers and TAs? TAs work alongside teachers, helping students to get the most out of the teaching and learning in the…

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DP Sports, exercise and health science (Category 1)

October 26 @ 1:00 pm - October 28 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: DP subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enroll in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area. These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy through the DP programme model…

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MYP Language acquisition: Delivering the MYP curriculum (Category 2)

October 26 @ 1:00 pm - October 28 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: MYP subject-group teachers. Subject-group teachers should enroll in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area. Teachers from candidate and authorized schools who have at least one year of experience in delivering the MYP should enroll in these category 2 workshops as part of their continued professional development. Participants collaborate and reflect on effective teaching, learning and assessment strategies in each of the MYP subject groups. These workshops encourage participants to: take a collaborative approach to the…

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DP Language Ab Initio (Category 1) – New Syllabus

October 26 @ 1:00 pm - October 28 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: DP subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enroll in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.  These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy through the DP programme model…

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CP Coordinators (Category 2)

October 26 @ 1:00 pm - October 28 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: New IB educators associated with DP and/or CP will benefit including administrators, CAS coordinators, CP service learning coordinators, teachers from every discipline and subject, and counsellors. The purpose of this workshop is to build on existing experience and knowledge, so you can improve the way the CP is implemented in your school and prepare for future changes to the CP. In this workshop you will reflect on your experience of CP delivery in your own educational context and…

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DP Creativity, Activity, Service (Category 2)

October 26 @ 1:00 pm - October 28 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: Educators with at least one year of experience in the role of CAS coordinator who are keen to improve the CAS experience in the DP. The workshop will focus on: assessing the relevant links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience exploring and sharing strategies to enhance current CAS programmes understanding the interaction between CAS and subjects in the DP to help students make cross-disciplinary links studying the dynamic nature…

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DP Coordination (Category 2)

October 26 @ 1:00 pm - October 28 @ 1:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for: This workshop is for DP coordinators with at least one year of experience in the role. This workshop is designed for to help DP coordinators in an IB World School reflect on and improve the quality of DP delivery. The workshop will focus on: assessing the links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) and effective school practices, structures and policies creating strategies to support DP coordinators become more effective in their role developing an efficient use…

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February 2019

Language and literature: Managing assessment in the MYP (Category 3)

8th February 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10th February 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: School leaders, Middle Years Programme (MYP) coordinators and lead teachers in subject groups who want to deepen their understanding of the MYP assessment model.   You will explore the targets of MYP assessment strategies in your subject areas and apply your knowledge of the holistic MYP framework for teaching and learning to build successful assessment practices using your subject-specific objectives and assessment criteria. You will gain hands-on experience with the development of concept-driven assessments and consider new…

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Heads of School/IB coordinators: Delivering the MYP curriculum (Category 2)

8th February 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10th February 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Experienced MYP school leaders, including heads of school (HOS), administrators and IB coordinators (IBC), should enrol in this category 2 workshop as part of their continued professional development.   You will collaborate and reflect on leadership strategies to enhance the ongoing implementation of the programme by all members of the school community. This workshop encourages you to: explore leadership models that further collaboration and collegiality evaluate teaching, learning and assessment practices through a concept-based curriculum that ignites…

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Leading for effective teaching and learning (Category 3)

8th February 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10th February 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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Recommended for IB Lead + PYP + MYP + DP + CP   This workshop will provide opportunities for you to explore theories of learning and instructional design principles underpinning the IB programmes. You will consider the impact these have on student learning and how the school can support this learning. You will look at the implications of adopting these ideas and principles when developing and implementing school strategy and policy. You will explore the instrumental role that authentic assessment plays…

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CAS (Category 2)

8th February 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10th February 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Coordinators of creativity, activity, service (CAS) with at least one year of experience in the role of CAS coordinator.   This workshop is designed for participants who are keen to improve the CAS experience in the Diploma Programme (DP). The workshop will focus on: assessing the relevant links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience exploring and sharing strategies to enhance current CAS programmes understanding the interaction between CAS…

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CP Administrators (Category 1)

8th February 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10th February 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Principals, heads, members of senior management teams from schools which have decided to offer the Career-related Programme. New or recently appointed principals, heads, and members of senior management teams from schools offering the Career related Programme.   This workshop will provide a basic understanding of the Career-related Programme (CP) for members of educational leadership teams and discuss how schools can create a sustainable offer with engaged stakeholders. You will explore the philosophical and administrative implications of IB…

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Language ab initio (Generic) (Category 2)

8th February 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10th February 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy through…

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Language B (Generic) Category 1

8th February 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10th February 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area. These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy through the…

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Physics (Category 1)

8th February 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10th February 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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Sports, Exercise, and Health Science (Category 1)

8th February 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10th February 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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Language acquisition (generic): Delivering the MYP curriculum Category 2

8th February 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10th February 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Middle Years Programme (MYP) subject-group teachers. Subject-group teachers should enroll in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area.   Teachers from candidate and IB World Schools who have at least one year of experience in delivering the MYP should enroll in these category 2 workshops as part of their continued professional development. You will collaborate and reflect on effective teaching, learning and assessment strategies in each of the MYP subject groups. These workshops encourage you…

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Individuals and societies: Managing assessment in the MYP (Category 3)

8th February 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10th February 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: School leaders, Middle Years Programme (MYP) coordinators and lead teachers in subject groups who want to deepen their understanding of the MYP assessment model.   You will explore the targets of MYP assessment strategies in your subject areas and apply your knowledge of the holistic MYP framework for teaching and learning to build successful assessment practices using your subject-specific objectives and assessment criteria. You will gain hands-on experience with the development of concept-driven assessments and consider new…

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Chemistry (Category 1)

8th February 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10th February 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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Biology (Category 1)

8th February 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10th February 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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Business Management (Category 1)

8th February 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10th February 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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Extended essay in focus: A one-day intensive (Category 3)

9th February 2019
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: New and experienced teachers who are or will become extended essay supervisors.   This workshop is a one-day introduction to extended essay supervision, supplementary to and different from the existing category 3 workshop, The role of the supervisor in the extended essay. It is designed for both new and experienced Diploma Programme (DP) teachers who are or will become extended essay supervisors. The aim of this workshop is to assist teachers in developing an appropriate framework of…

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April 2019

Arts-Visual and performing: Managing assessment in the MYP (Category 3)

5th April 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: School leaders, Middle Years Programme (MYP) coordinators and lead teachers in subject groups who want to deepen their understanding of the MYP assessment model.   You will explore the targets of MYP assessment strategies in your subject areas and apply your knowledge of the holistic MYP framework for teaching and learning to build successful assessment practices using your subject-specific objectives and assessment criteria. You will gain hands-on experience with the development of concept-driven assessments and consider new…

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Managing the Extended Essay (Category 3)

5th April 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: All experienced DP coordinators, extended essay coordinators, librarians and those who have recently completed a category 1 workshop.   Schools can increase student achievement in the extended essay by taking a systematic approach to managing the extended essay process and by preparing teachers to assume supervisory roles and responsibilities. This workshop is suitable for both new and experienced extended essay coordinators and DP coordinators who are keen to explore ways of developing effective school procedures for managing…

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Mathematics: Delivering the MYP curriculum (Category 2)

5th April 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Middle Years Programme (MYP) subject-group teachers. Subject-group teachers should enroll in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area.   Teachers from candidate and IB World Schools who have at least one year of experience in delivering the MYP should enroll in these category 2 workshops as part of their continued professional development. You will collaborate and reflect on effective teaching, learning and assessment strategies in each of the MYP subject groups. These workshops encourage you…

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Language A: Language & Literature (generic) (Category 1)

5th April 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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Mathematics – applications & interpretations (Category 1) New Syllabus

5th April 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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Mathematics – analysis & approaches (Category 1) New Syllabus

5th April 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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Mathematics – applications & interpretations (Category 2) New Syllabus

5th April 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in that specific subject. Educators should enrol in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed for participants who are keen to improve the teaching and learning experience in the DP classroom. The workshop will focus on: assessing the links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience…

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Mathematics – analysis & approaches (Category 2) New Syllabus

5th April 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in that specific subject. Educators should enrol in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed for participants who are keen to improve the teaching and learning experience in the DP classroom. The workshop will focus on: assessing the links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience…

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World Religions (Category 1)

5th April 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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Understanding the CP (Category 3)

5th April 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: This workshop is designed for schools that want to broaden their educational offering at post-16 by introducing the IB Career-related Programme (CP). Aimed at interested, candidate and existing IB World Schools, this workshop can be used as an exploration point for interested schools, an information source for candidate schools and as a refresher workshop for existing IB World Schools authorized to run the IBCP. Designed for school heads/administrators and IBCP coordinators or a coordinator’s designate. The workshop…

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Environmental systems and societies (Category 1)

5th April 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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DP Coordination (Category 1)

5th April 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) coordinators who are: in schools conducting the feasibility study with a view to implementation of the DP new to the DP and/or are about to join an IB World School or candidate school.   This workshop is designed to help new DP coordinators implement the programme in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy, while at the same time conforming to the DP programme standards and practices. By exploring various leadership…

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History (Category 2)

5th April 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in that specific subject. Educators should enrol in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed for participants who are keen to improve the teaching and learning experience in the DP classroom. The workshop will focus on: assessing the links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience…

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Geography (Category 1)

5th April 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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Psychology (Category 1)

5th April 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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Visual Arts (Category 1)

5th April 2019 @ 8:00 am - 7th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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June 2019

Physical and health education: Managing assessment in the MYP (Category 3)

7th June 2019 @ 8:00 am - 9th June 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: School leaders, Middle Years Programme (MYP) coordinators and lead teachers in subject groups who want to deepen their understanding of the MYP assessment model.   You will explore the targets of MYP assessment strategies in your subject areas and apply your knowledge of the holistic MYP framework for teaching and learning to build successful assessment practices using your subject-specific objectives and assessment criteria. You will gain hands-on experience with the development of concept-driven assessments and consider new…

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Physics : A focus on internal assessment (Category 3)

7th June 2019 @ 8:00 am - 9th June 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Experienced IB physics teachers and IB physics teachers who have recently completed a category 1 physics workshop.   Practical work is an important feature of the Diploma Programme (DP) physics course. This workshop supports you in the development of a balanced and practical scheme of work that provides opportunities to assess students using the sciences group internal assessment criteria. You will examine various student samples to develop a clear understanding of the application of the internal assessment…

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The role of arts (Category 3)

7th June 2019 @ 8:00 am - 9th June 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Arts specialists and Primary Years Programme (PYP) teachers.   Experience the strength of collaborative practice with passionate and like-minded educators. This workshop is designed to empower passionate and like-minded arts specialists and educators interested in the arts by gathering them together as one to engage in opportunities for deeper inquiry and reflective practices, and to continue to build upon their arts knowledge. The workshop will offer a forum for an honest, in-depth discussion about learning theory, pedagogy,…

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Your exhibition (Category 2)

7th June 2019 @ 8:00 am - 9th June 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Teachers, heads of school and coordinators.   This workshop uses inquiry to engage you with the varied resources, readings and tools to optimize the exhibition for students in the Primary Years Programme (PYP). You will explore the importance of enduring understandings and how the student’s voice can lead the learning and the action through local, national and global issues. The exhibition is viewed as a collaborative process; this workshop is a time to listen, view and share…

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The role of the librarian (Category 3)

7th June 2019 @ 8:00 am - 9th June 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: All experienced IB librarians, programme coordinators, members of school leadership team and those who have recently completed a category 1 workshop.   How can the library/media centre support IB programmes? The library/media centre provides schoolwide opportunities to engage and reflect on the IB principles and practices and connect teachers and students to knowledge and information in a digital and global context.  Investigate the key characteristics that define an IB education to develop an understanding of how the…

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Language acquisition (generic): Managing assessment in the MYP (Category 3)

7th June 2019 @ 8:00 am - 9th June 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: School leaders, Middle Years Programme (MYP) coordinators and lead teachers in subject groups who want to deepen their understanding of the MYP assessment model.   You will explore the targets of MYP assessment strategies in your subject areas and apply your knowledge of the holistic MYP framework for teaching and learning to build successful assessment practices using your subject-specific objectives and assessment criteria. You will gain hands-on experience with the development of concept-driven assessments and consider new…

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Physics (Category 1)

7th June 2019 @ 8:00 am - 9th June 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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Chemistry (Category 1)

7th June 2019 @ 8:00 am - 9th June 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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Biology (Category 1)

7th June 2019 @ 8:00 am - 9th June 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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Counselling (Category 2)

7th June 2019 @ 8:00 am - 9th June 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Counsellors and career guidance officers.   The workshop is designed to review and update counsellors on the standards and practices of the Diploma Programme (DP) to support momentum and maximize student attainment. A goal of the workshop is to define and discuss the role of the IB counsellor and learn strategies to support the effectiveness of the counsellor working with IB students. Counsellors learn to keep abreast of changes in the DP and articulate the outcomes to…

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CP Coordination (Category 1)

7th June 2019 @ 8:00 am - 9th June 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: This workshop is recommended for coordinators who are: currently involved in a feasibility study or the authorization process to implement the Career related Programme (CP) new to the IB and about to join an IB World School or candidate CP school new or recently appointed CP coordinators from IB World Schools.   This workshop introduces CP coordinators to the IB philosophy, the role of coordinator and the components of the CP. You will develop an understanding of…

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Evaluating your DP (Category 3)

7th June 2019 @ 8:00 am - 9th June 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) coordinators, administrators and district/local representatives.   This workshop is an active, hands-on workshop for DP coordinators and administrators who want to understand the DP evaluation process. The IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) and the Programme evaluation guide and self-study questionnaire: Diploma Programme (November 2010) are used as the backbone to analyse this topic. You will leave with a self-devised strategic plan for your own school evaluation process that will enable you to…

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Language A: Literature (Generic) (Category 2)

7th June 2019 @ 8:00 am - 9th June 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in that specific subject. Educators should enrol in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area. Note: Language workshops designated as “generic” provide IB professional development for all languages, including those that are not presented in language-specific workshops. The workshop will be presented in English. The workshops address common content and materials. The workshop leader will try their best to…

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October 2019

Computer Science (Category 1)

11th October 2019 @ 8:00 am - 13th October 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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Biology : A focus on internal assessment (Category 3)

11th October 2019 @ 8:00 am - 13th October 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Experienced Diploma Programme (DP) biology teachers and those who have recently completed a category 1 workshop.   Practical work is an important feature of the DP biology course. This workshop supports participants in the development of a balanced and practical scheme of work that provides opportunities to assess students using the sciences internal assessment criteria. You will examine various student samples to develop a clear understanding of the application of the internal assessment criteria and the moderation…

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Heads of School/IB coordinators: Implementing the MYP curriculum (Category 1)

11th October 2019 @ 8:00 am - 13th October 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Administrators, heads of school and IB coordinators. Heads of school and Middle Years Programme (MYP) coordinators from candidate schools and schools interested in implementing the MYP should enrol in this category 1 workshop.   You will explore the philosophical, pedagogical and administrative implications of the IB programme to help as you prepare for the verification visit. This workshop encourages you to: develop a leadership approach around collaboration and collegiality transform teaching, learning and assessment practices through a…

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Philosophy (Category 2)

11th October 2019 @ 8:00 am - 13th October 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in that specific subject. Educators should enrol in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed for participants who are keen to improve the teaching and learning experience in the DP classroom. The workshop will focus on: assessing the links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience…

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Librarians (Category 2)

11th October 2019 @ 8:00 am - 13th October 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Librarians with at least one year of experience in the role within a Diploma Programme (DP) context.   This workshop is designed for participants who wish to improve ways in which the library can support teaching and learning in the DP classroom. The workshop will focus on: assessing the relevant links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience developing strategies to help librarians become more effective in their role…

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Approaches to teaching and learning for DP & CP coordinators and pedagogical leaders (Category 3)

11th October 2019 @ 8:00 am - 13th October 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: This workshop is aimed at Diploma Programme (DP) or Career-related Programme (CP) coordinators and other pedagogical leaders (such as school principals, heads, members of senior management teams, approaches to teaching and learning coordinators, extended essay or creativity, activity, service coordinators) who wish to explore further implementation of approaches to teaching and learning in the DP in the context of their school.   This workshop will review the approaches to teaching and learning and give pedagogical leaders the…

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November 2019

Film (Category 1)

15th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 17th November 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy…

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Inquiry (Category 3)

15th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 17th November 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Primary Years Programme (PYP) teachers and coordinators.   Inquiry is the pedagogy that underpins all programmes in the IB. This workshop looks at how the PYP framework provides opportunities for all learners to engage in relevant and significant inquiries through the transdisciplinary themes and in single-subject classes. Participants will critique a range of inquiry models emphasizing that inquiry is an ongoing process that leads to reflection, new inquiries and deep understanding. Inquiry is true differentiation, supporting the…

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Play-based learning (Category 3)

15th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 17th November 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Primary Years Programme (PYP) teachers and coordinators with a particular interest in the early years and lower primary years.   From birth, play is the way children inquire and learn about the world around them. This workshop looks at the importance of time, space, materials and relationships in inquiry. You will explore your own political and cultural images of the child and the impact that has on the learning environment. The workshop will look at theoretical as…

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Leading for effective teaching and learning (Category 3)

15th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 17th November 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  This workshop will provide opportunities for you to explore theories of learning and instructional design principles underpinning the IB programmes. You will consider the impact these have on student learning and how the school can support this learning. You will look at the implications of adopting these ideas and principles when developing and implementing school strategy and policy. You will explore the instrumental role that authentic assessment plays in guiding learning activities and enabling student learning and discuss how…

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Language A: Literature (Category 2)

15th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 17th November 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in that specific subject. Educators should enrol in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area. Note: Language workshops designated as “generic” provide IB professional development for all languages, including those that are not presented in language-specific workshops. The workshop will be presented in English. The workshops address common content and materials. The workshop leader will try their best to…

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Language A: Exploring literature in translation (Category 3)

15th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 17th November 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Literature course teachers in the studies in language and literature group who are seeking to consider the theoretical and practical aspects of teaching works in translation to develop effective classroom practices. All participants should have attended a category 1 or 2 workshop and have at least two years of experience teaching studies in language and literature courses. The theoretical components may also be of interest to teachers of the literature and performance course, but as there is…

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Strategies to increase DP cohort sizes (Category 3)

15th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 17th November 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Heads of schools, Diploma Programme (DP) coordinators, members of the pedagogical leadership team, and other school administrators. Participants might also be established DP institutions looking to widen access and increase cohort size or new IB schools seeking to establish healthy numbers from the immediate community.   The DP develops a range of skills for students. It appeals to students with interests in a broad range of subjects. This programme emphasizes the importance of a vast understanding of…

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Visual Arts (Category 2)

15th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 17th November 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in that specific subject. Educators should enrol in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed for participants who are keen to improve the teaching and learning experience in the DP classroom. The workshop will focus on: assessing the links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience…

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Language ab initio (Generic) (Category 2)

15th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 17th November 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in that specific subject. Educators should enrol in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area. Note: Language workshops designated as “generic” provide IB professional development for all languages, including those that are not presented in language-specific workshops. The workshop will be presented in English. The workshops address common content and materials. The workshop leader will try their best to…

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Language B (Generic) (Category 2)

15th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 17th November 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in that specific subject. Educators should enrol in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area. Note: Language workshops designated as “generic” provide IB professional development for all languages, including those that are not presented in language-specific workshops. The workshop will be presented in English. The workshops address common content and materials. The workshop leader will try their best to…

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CP Reflective project (Category 1)

29th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 1st December 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Teachers of the career related aspect of the Career-related Programme (CP) from schools which have taken the decision to apply for or offer the CP and new or recently appointed CP coordinators or reflective project supervisors from IB World Schools.   This workshop provides a holistic, theoretical and practical view of the delivery of the reflective project for schools that have recently applied or have become authorized to offer the CP. The workshop will provide an in-depth…

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Physics (Category 1)

29th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 1st December 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject-group teachers new to the DP at established IB World Schools and teachers from interested or candidate schools preparing for authorization. Educators should enrol in a category 1 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach a specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on: developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy through…

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Chemistry: A focus on internal assessment (Category 3)

29th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 1st December 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Experienced Diploma Programme (DP) chemistry teachers and those who have recently completed a category 1 workshop.   Practical work is an important feature of the DP chemistry course. This workshop supports you in the development of a balanced and practical scheme of work that provides opportunities to assess students using the group 4 internal assessment criteria. You will examine various student samples to develop a clear understanding of the application of the internal assessment criteria and the…

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Mathematics – applications & interpretations (Category 2) New Syllabus

29th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 1st December 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in that specific subject. Educators should enrol in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed for participants who are keen to improve the teaching and learning experience in the DP classroom. The workshop will focus on: assessing the links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience…

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Mathematics – analysis & approaches (Category 2) New Syllabus

29th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 1st December 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in that specific subject. Educators should enrol in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed for participants who are keen to improve the teaching and learning experience in the DP classroom. The workshop will focus on: assessing the links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience…

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The DP core: Improving student engagement and performance in TOK, CAS & EE (Category 3)

29th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 1st December 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Experienced theory of knowledge (TOK) teachers; creativity, activity, service (CAS) coordinators; extended essay (EE) coordinators and supervisors and Diploma Programme (DP) coordinators and librarians.   This workshop is intended to provide participants with an opportunity to explore and apply the criteria and descriptors used for assessing work in TOK, CAS and the EE. The workshop revolves around sample student work in TOK to provide you with specific examples of work and how it is assessed. Sample extended…

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Administrators (Category 1)

29th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 1st December 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Members of educational leadership teams (school directors, school principals, district officials) who are: in schools conducting the feasibility study with a view to implementation of the Diploma Programme (DP) in a non-IB school but interested in learning about the DP new to the DP and/or are about to join an IB World School or candidate school.   This workshop is designed to help educational leaders to explore the philosophical and administrative implications of running the DP in…

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Environmental systems and societies (Category 2)

29th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 1st December 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in that specific subject. Educators should enrol in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed for participants who are keen to improve the teaching and learning experience in the DP classroom. The workshop will focus on: assessing the links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience…

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Geography (Category 2)

29th November 2019 @ 8:00 am - 1st December 2019 @ 5:00 pm
University of Warwick Conference Centre, Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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  Recommended for: Diploma Programme (DP) subject teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in that specific subject. Educators should enrol in a category 2 workshop in their particular subject area.   These workshops are designed for participants who are keen to improve the teaching and learning experience in the DP classroom. The workshop will focus on: assessing the links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience…

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