Working from Observation (“direct observation”)

In September, for many schools it’s the start of another school year, and if you are a DP visual arts student, you will be either returning for your 2nd year or starting your first. Where to Start? Of course, your teacher will probably suggest some initial directions that your art might follow to start with, but – depending on how much freedom you have – you might want to explore one of the most traditional routes in art-making: working from observation. I have ...

academic honesty

I would like to take this opportunity to remind all students what academic honesty (AH) is , and why its important. I have taken all material in quotations, directly from the IBO policy document on Academic Honesty The IBO policy on AH very much focuses on the "values and skills that promote personal integrity and good practice". From the learner Profile under Principled, can be found....  "(IB Learners...) act with integrity and honesty, with a strong sense of fairness, justice and respect for the ...