IBDP Psychology: The Internal Assessment

Guiding IB educators towards success

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For a 2-month subscription

Learn the Ins-and-Outs of the DP Psychology IA
(the individual investigation)

Practical tools, classroom examples, and content from IB examiners, regional workshop leaders, and experienced DP Psychology teachers.

This mini toolkit focuses solely on the individual investigation (the IA) giving you the confidence you need to:
  • Plan the IA to best meet the needs of your students
  • Prepare your students with the skills they will need to be successful
  • Guide your students through the IA process
  • Accurately mark your students

Prepare and mark your students more confidently with the tools in this mini toolkit.
Easy-to-understand explanations about the nature of this assessment with classroom examples
Best practices for marking your students' IAs so the IB moderation process goes smoothly
Downloadable lessons & activities to use with your students to help them prepare

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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Bonus content!


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.


Earn a digital certificate that can be used for re-licensure (depending on your state or country).


DP Psychology Contributor Team

David Valdez

DP Psychology Teacher & workshop leader
Dr. Valdez has been teaching both IB & AP Psychology since 2012 in the Tampa Bay area. He is an instructional leader and curriculum developer for psychology in his school district. Dr. Valdez is a current IB Workshop leader and AP Psychology Reader.

Dana Dean

DP Psychology teacher
Dana has been working as a DP Psychology teacher in Colorado for many years. She loves teaching in the IB program.

Brad Beauprez

DP Psychology Teacher
Brad has his M.Ed and has been teaching since 1995. He thoroughly enjoys teaching and is passionate about the DP Psychology course.

Andrea Murphy

DP Psychology Teacher
Andrea has been teaching for over 25 years in Arizona. She loves her school, students, and the DP Psychology curriculum.

Course Lessons

Some questions we hear often...

How does this mini toolkit help me with IA?

This mini toolkit includes downloadable resources, informative graphics, classroom examples, and explanations to help you prepare your students for the IA, managing the IA process, and detailed marking guidelines.

Can an experienced DP Psychology teacher benefit from using this mini toolkit? 

Definitely! With printable resources and classroom examples, our mini toolkit includes a wide variety of ideas to spark your creativity and give you more ideas for how you can prepare your students and manage the IA process.

Can I use this mini toolkit for all my teachers at my school and district?

Yes! This DP Psychology 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.

Ibtrove reviews

"The interface so clear and easy to use, and lots of classroom examples were embedded in every lesson. I highly recommend it for any teacher new to IB or even as a quick refresher as you start a new school year!"
Ariana McAvoy
"Using Ibtrove courses I was able to get all 20 of my IB teachers trained quickly with minimal disruption to their schedule. Plus we saved quite a bit of money which was the cherry on top."
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