Category 1 workshops are designed to provide training and assistance for schools that have decided to apply for IB authorization. They are equally relevant for educators who are new to a school with an existing IB programme and those interested in joining an IB World School.
In this workshop, participants will be introduced to the IB Diploma Programme and the counselor’s role within it. The workshop is designed to provide counselors with a working knowledge of the Diploma Programme and offer ways to assist with implementation and ideas on how best to support students, teachers and parents.
Topics will include the following:
+ The Curriculum and Assessments
+ Earning the Diploma
+ Implementing your program
+ Challenges facing IB Schools
+ International Mindedness
+ Measuring the Success of your program
+ Building Student Support
+ IB Students and the College Process
+ IB Testing
+ Academic Integrity
+ Building and keeping momentum for the program at your school