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Geography – DP – Category 1 & 2: Virtual – *CANCELLED*

October 2 @ 9:00 am - October 4 @ 4:00 pm

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 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 programme model as a context for a holistic learning experience
  • the subject-specific guide and associated internal and external assessment requirements with practice marking activities of sample student work
  • structuring a course that integrates authentic assessment and encourages students to make links across the DP that will enhance their understanding
  • using the programme resource centre to access IB publications and network with other IB educators.

 

This is a combined category 1 & 2 workshop so is suitable for the following delegates: 

Category 1

Choose Category 1 if you are new to the IB or if your situation is similar to any of the following.

  • You are new to the faculty of a longstanding IB World School and have not taught in an IB programme previously.
  • You are aware of the IB philosophy and programme structure but are not experienced in teaching or administrating the IB.
  • You are familiar with the IB subject guide (including assessment procedures, moderation) and would like greater confidence before teaching a course.
  • You have inherited a course and would like to review the subject content before teaching it to suit your own style and expertise.

Category 2

Choose category 2 workshops to develop your expertise in delivering an IB programme. You will have an opportunity to:

  • make connections between programme frameworks and classroom practice
  • enhance your understanding of assessment in IB programmes
  • discuss and analyse standards and practices
Dates: Friday 2nd – Sunday 4th October 2020
Delivery  Virtually – using a bespoke online learning platform
Start time: Friday 2nd October at 09:00 BST/GMT+1
Finish time: Sunday 4th October at 16:00 BST/GMT+1

 

 

 

 

Details

Start:
October 2 @ 9:00 am
End:
October 4 @ 4:00 pm
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Venue

University of Warwick Conference Centre
Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL United Kingdom
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