International Mindedness

"The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better more peaceful world through intercultural understand and respect.....learning to communicate a variety of ways in more than one language is fundamental to the development of intercultural understanding......" What is an IB education? (2013) I place these two quotes as a backdrop for reflection on the topic of CQ (Cultural Intelligence) and humor. Humor does not always travel easily between cultures or across borders. Add the ...

Professional Development Opportunities for IBDP CAS Teachers

Triple A Learning’s highly successful Online IB Teacher Workshops are available through OSC, providing teachers with an ideal and cost-effective professional development opportunity for teachers and school staff who cannot take time away from school. From October 2013, we will be running the following online workshops for CAS teachers: Developing and extending CAS The transforming power of experiential learning in CAS What's so great about the online workshops for CAS teachers? Take place over the internet using a Virtual Learning Environment Asynchronous - allowing participants to log ...