IBDP Mathematics Mini Toolkit: Incorporating the DP Core
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Explore how the DP Core Supports your teaching ofDP Mathematics
Practical tools, classroom examples, and content from experienced DP Mathematics teachers.
This mini toolkit delves into how DP Mathematics teachers can connect their content to the DP Core: Theory of Knowledge (TOK), Creativity Activity and Service (CAS), and the Extended Essay (EE).
Prepare your students better for their Extended Essay, support your students to create more meaningful CAS projects, and fulfill the IB's mission of creating lifelong learners by incorporating TOK effectively.
Explanations for incorporating the TOK Mathematics questions
CAS project ideas that connect to DP Mathematics
Best practices for supervising a DP Mathematics EE
Why mini toolkits?
Mini toolkits are the perfect solution for
Busy teachers who don't have time to go through an entire toolkit.
Experienced teachers who are looking to refresh their knowledge in just one aspect of the IB subject guide.
IB Coordinators who want to deliver in-house professional development training in a focused and precise manner.
School administrators who want to ensure all their IB teachers have up-to-date training in IB teaching & learning best practices.
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Your digital workbook is designed to help expand your work on the core concepts within this mini toolkit. It is downloadable and may be be printed when you begin your Ibtrove session.
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DP Mathematics Contributor Team
DP Mathematics Teacher
Brad is an experienced international educator with a demonstrated history of teaching excellence and innovation. He enjoys challenging and inspiring his Mathematics students to achieve meaningful goals and live a fulfilling life.
DP and EE Coordinator
Victor is an experienced DP Coordinator who also has vast knowledge about the Extended Essay. He has spent over 30 years teaching at the American School in The Hague.
ATL & ATT Expert, DP Coordinator
Ruth is an experienced educator who has worked online and in schools implementing the IB. She has held a number of educational leadership positions which have all focussed on supporting teachers to improve classroom practice, curriculum delivery and pedagogy to help increase student outcomes.
Some questions we hear often...
How does the mini toolkit help me with supervising an EE?
This mini toolkit includes best practices, explanations of the supervisor's role, and ways a DP Mathematics teacher can prepare his, her, or their students for an EE in any subject.
Does this mini toolkit cover A&A or A&I?
This mini toolkit covers both A&A and A&I. Since these two courses share 80% of their content, our DP Mathematics course covers how to use the DP Core in both A&A and A&I.
Can an experienced DP Mathematics teacher benefit from using this mini toolkit?
Definitely! With over 10+ printable resources, our mini toolkit includes a wide variety of ideas to spark your creativity to help you better integrate the DP Core into DP Mathematics.
Can I use this mini toolkit for all my teachers at my school and district?
Yes! This DP Mathematics mini toolkit is designed to work with our other Ibtrove toolkits for a comprehensive and unified professional learning opportunity for all the IB teachers in your building and district.
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