Winter IB: Creativity, Activity, Service, Category 2

This workshop is designed for participants who are keen to improve the CAS experience in the Diploma Programme (DP).

Aerial view of Lovett Hall at Rice University

The workshop will focus on:

+ assessing the relevant links between IB Programme standards and practices (January 2014) to enhance the teaching and learning experience
+ exploring and sharing strategies to enhance current CAS programmes
+ understanding the interaction between CAS and subjects in the DP to help students make cross-disciplinary links
+ studying the dynamic nature that exists between CAS and theory of knowledge (TOK) when emphasizing the importance of reflection and developing self-awareness
+ sharing practices to show how CAS has impacted the wider school community
+ implementing DP policies and procedures
+ unpacking broad changes to the DP


Section Instructor Format Schedule start date
CCR43005 To Be Determined On-campus 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Thursday and Friday; 9 a.m.-noon, Saturday Thursday, February 7, 2019

Instructor: To Be Determined

Workshops are led by experienced workshop leaders who have a strong background in teaching and an interest in developing the teacher community through rigorous professional development.

Term: Spring/Summer 2019

Start Date: Feb. 07, 2019

End Date: Feb. 09, 2019

Schedule: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Thursday and Friday; 9 a.m.-noon, Saturday

Length: Thursday-Saturday

Location: Rice campus

Fee: $890

Early Registration: $840 (until November 7)

Late Registration: $940 (after January 23)

Continuing Professional Education (CPE): 15

Continuing Education Units (CEU): 1.5