The External Assessment: Paper 2 and 3 in DP History

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This session goes through the Paper 2 and Paper 3 assessments including the requirements of both assessment, a breakdown of the rubric, samples for practicing your marking, and learning activities to scaffold the assessments. Subscribe to this session to learn all about these two assessments.

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Authors & Contributors

“Richard teaches both IB History and IB Economics and was filmed demonstrating experimental learning concepts for an ATL teacher lesson for the IBO.”

DP History teacher and DP Coordinator

Richard Stilliard

“Jerry has taught DP History since 2012 and is passionate about helping all students be successful in the course. He holds a LBSI endorsement.”

DP History teacher

Jerry Koutavas

“Joshua teaches IB History through a student-centered approach by utilizing technology to bring history to life in his class.”

DP History teacher

Joshua Bashalany

“Katherine has taught DP History since 1997 in Colorado. She specializes in European and World History.”

DP History teacher

Katherine Prestal

“Christine has been teaching DP History since 2007 in the Chicago Public Schools. ”

DP History teacher

Christine Laadimi

“Russ has taught DP History since 2000. He has won numerous awards, including the Colorado DAR Outstanding Teacher of American History award in 2014.”

DP History teacher

Russ Brown


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Other sessions of DP History:

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  • DP History: The Scope & Sequence


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  • DP History: Teaching & Learning in DP History


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  • DP History: History and the DP Core


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  • DP History: The Internal Assessment


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  • DP History: The External Assessment: Paper 1


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