6/VACAF, EE/RPPF and EE/CS

(Don't you love acronyms?) I lead DP visual arts workshops, both online and face-to-face, and just before Christmas finished my last visual arts workshop of 2017. It was a category 1 and these are invariable full, packed and busy—so much to cover, so little time to do it in! As ever it was a lively and enjoyable workshop, but a couple of things sometimes seem to get pushed to the back of the line and possibly overlooked—visual arts coursework authentication, reflection on the extended ...

Taking a Learner Profile Selfie

The IB learner profile is at the centre of the teaching and learning philosophy for the IB Mission. It is considered as the IB mission statement translated into a set of learning outcomes for the 21st century.  The ten IB learner profile attributes are aspirational and represent the characteristics most valued by IB Schools, the majority of which integrate these into their teaching and learning philosophies. Among other things, we ask our students to be risk-takers, and inquirers and to be ...

2015-16 Professional Development Opportunities

From October 2015-June 2016, IBSCA (the IB Schools and College Association, UK) will be running another series of the highly successful IB-approved workshops for IB educators across all three programmes, DP, MYP and PYP and all three categories. IBSCA offer competitively priced IB authorised and approved workshops for IB educators in the AEM region. Held at the prestigious university venues of Oxford and Warwick, the workshops are delivered by experienced and IB-approved Workshop Leaders.   "Thank you very much for organising such an ...

February 2012: Triple A Learning Business and Management workshops

Triple A Learning is running two Business and Management workshops in February 2012. We have a new Triple A Learning Business workshop beginning on 20th February and lasting 3 weeks: Business & Management: Teaching Accounting and Finance - this workshop has been designed to support teachers in the classroom delivering the topic. This workshop is mentored by Paul Hoang, a highly experienced classroom practitioner and author of the excellent and very popular International Baccalaureate Business and Management textbook. We also have on ...

February 2012: Triple A Learning Economics workshops

Triple A Learning is running four Economics workshops in February 2012. We have a new Triple A Learning Economics workshop beginning on 27th February and lasting 3 weeks: Teaching International Economics, which has been designed to support teachers in the classroom delivering the topic. All of our workshops are mentored by highly experienced classroom practitioners, using a range of online tools.  Triple A Learning workshops are highly supportive and collaborative. Participants are expected to spend approximately 4 to 6 hours per week ...

Focused Business and Management online workshops

Triple A Learning is developing a range of Business and Management online workshops designed to support busy teachers in the classroom and to complement our Business and Management topic BACCpacks. On the 20th February we are launching the first of these: Business & Management: Teaching Accounting and Finance. Paul Hoang, author of the very successful 'International Baccalaureate Business and Management' textbook, and experienced classroom practitioner will be mentoring the workshop on our behalf. There will be further opportunities to take ...

Professional development with Triple A Learning’s cost-effective online workshops

There is still time to take advantage of Triple A Learning's cost-effective online workshops. Over the last three years we have trained over 4000 IB teachers on our IB authorised workshops, at both category 1 and category 3. Follow the links below to see the range on offer. Our next session begins on FEBRUARY 20th. Do not miss out on these...book now to update your professional training. Our interactive workshops and resources will help take your career to the next level ...

Leading a workshop

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To become a workshop leader you need to apply to the IB through the OCC website. Experience with the programme is required.   Preparation leading to facilitating a workshop is a three to five month process that starts with an invite to a given workshop/destination. I was excited when asked in the summer to go to New Orleans for December 9. You then prepare your workbook online, and submit so that it can be printed in the locality of the given workshop ...