Get Smartbacc for Free!

Until March 10th students can benefit from a free subscription to Smartbacc with a Exam Revision Course booking in any of our locations. The 3 month license will cover you during the hectic exam period, aiding in your revision by making the most of your study time. Smartbacc is authored by experienced IB Teachers and Examiners and already supports over 15,000 IB students. Increase your study potential by applying to an Exam Revision Course and getting a free license today! To be eligible ...

Question Banks now available on Smartbacc!

We wanted to alert the IB community about an exciting new feature in Smartbacc that we believe will be invaluable to IB students revision processes - Question Banks. Question Banks are a new addition to Smartbacc - an extensive collection of IBDP exam style questions, specially designed to support revision and exam preparation. Created by a pool of IB teachers and examiners, the questions closely mimic actual exam papers in range and difficulty. They also include model answers with ‘examiner tips’ ...

Smartbacc: Online revision for your school

Does your school use OSC’s Study Guides? Are you thinking of moving to or incorporating digital resources? Smartbacc delivers all of OSC’s established and trusted revision content through an interactive virtual learning environment.   Colegio Franklin Delano Roosevelt - The American School of Lima, and Edmonds-Woodway High School decided to integrate Smartbacc into their revision tools and they haven’t looked back. IB Coordinators from both schools share their views and feedback on Smartbacc and how it has benefited their schools and students. Case Study: Colegio ...

IB Resources for you

Did you know we have a huge library of IB-specific resources to help all IB students throughout their IBDP? From 400+ Maths Videos to 2,500+ subject-specific blogs, 70 IB Study Guides, online and in print, all resources are created by expert IB teachers, some for free.   OSC IB Study Guides, online and print Our leading series provides students with expert revision content in a succinct, structured way. Available online through Smartbacc, or in print, the guides offer effective, active revision and review ...

Maths – Love it or hate it

It’s in the title; you do either love it or hate it – Maths! Either way, OSC has some incredible resources to help you achieve your best and really understand the subject.       Free Maths Videos Kick-start your revision with 430 - free practice and review Maths HL, SL and Studies videos. Aligned to the syllabus, indexed and searchable Detailed explanations Active revision at the student’s pace Created by IB experts Instant access - viewed over 46,000 times in the last year! Click here to access this incredible free ...

21st Century Revision – Online and Interactive: Smartbacc

Have you tried out OSC’s online resource yet? With over 10,000 students now using Smartbacc worldwide, we offer 61 subject-specific guides for students in 13 different subjects. Each guide is written by an expert IB teacher to cover the syllabus in an interactive, engaging way.       One student said: “I found that it was informative and flawless.” IB Student   So take a look and discover all of Smartbacc’s features – from interactive timelines, diagrams and graphs to exam questions, tests and hints. Prepare for next year ...

Smartbacc: Our online resource for your new school year

  What IB resources do you have planned for your IB students in the new academic year? Prepare for 2015-2016 by using Smartbacc. Smartbacc is OSC’s online learning resource written by experienced IB teachers to support students throughout their Diploma Programme. At present, we offer 61 interactive guides across 13 subjects including the 2016 exam syllabus changes. Smartbacc is currently used by almost 10,000 students worldwide across 44 countries. In 2014-15, it was used by over 800 IB schools.   Why purchase Smartbacc as a ...

Smartbacc – interactive IB learning for your school

Online resources have been at the forefront of developments in education for a number of years; from their origins in academic papers to newspaper articles on the key value of online learning and resources. So, where does this leave IB schools and students? Introducing Smartbacc; OSC’s online and interactive IB learning platform.     Over 2000 students have benefited from using Smartbacc 57 guides across 13 subjects 100% of teachers would recommend Smartbacc to a colleague 96% of students would recommend Smartbacc to a friend   Written by ...

New editions to OSC’s IB Revision Guide range

OSC has been producing IB Revision Guides since 2002 and we now publish more IBDP-specific material than any other publisher in the world. We know the importance of revision and review and want to be able to support all IBDP students with our expertise and experience.   We are pleased to announce that this term the series has new editions and titles which cover the 2014 syllabus and help prepare you for the 2015 exams and beyond.   Click image to view OSC's Publication ...

It’s an IBDP online learning revolution

Over recent years, the education world has seen an explosion in online learning. With it fast becoming the future, where does this leave IB students? Check out Smartbacc, OSC’s online, interactive IB library. Over 2000 students are now benefitting from it across 25 countries. An IB alumnus has tried and tested it – see what she thinks…   96% of students would recommend Smartbacc to a friend.   The rush of exams, that last minute panic before your Internal Assessment is due and “don’t ...