This workshop provides a forum for experienced Personal and professional skills (PPS) teachers to engage in a detailed discussion around changes to and improving implementation, assessment and teaching of PPS, based on the curriculum review and the launch of the new guide that replaces the former IBCC ATL (Approaches to learning) course. You will develop a new understanding of PPS themes and the role of the course within the CP, share strategies that support successful delivery of PPS that reflect DP and career-related components of the CP, and review, develop and share teaching and learning experiences that support effective implementation and assessment of PPS.
Dates: Friday 28th – Sunday 30th April, 2017
Venue: University of Warwick Conference Centre.
Registration: Anytime between 13:00 and 14:00 on Friday 28th. Click here for schedule.
Finish time: 12:45 on Sunday 30th April.
Apply: please click here to fill in the simple online application form (OSC website).
Click here for information on the fees, travel and venue (OSC website).
Category 2 workshops look at assessment, teaching and learning methodologies and best practice in the classroom. They are for educators who have already been teaching their particular IB programme. Participants will be expected to have a good understanding of their programme, as well as practical experience in assessment, so they can share good practices.
make connections between programme frameworks and classroom practice
enhance their understanding of assessment in IB programmes
discuss and analyse standards and practices appropriate to their role.