Welcome to this Ibtrove Teacher Prep Course for the Diploma Programme in a Nutshell! The goal of this course is to provide you with quality professional development by experienced IB teachers around the world. Learn by taking a self-paced eLearning course where we will:
Guide you through the new elements of the DP curriculum, including the aims, concepts, learner portfolio, and the Areas of Exploration
Provide you with classroom examples from expert teachers
Give you practice reading and marking sample assessments
Teach you how to organize your course
Show you examples of how to integrate the ATL, ATT, and Learning Profile into your classroom
- Provide space for collaboration with teachers around the world, and access to a guru who can answer your questions and provide feedback
- PRE-COURSE SURVEY
- How to use this course
- EDTROVE COURSE INTRODUCTION
- SESSION INTRO
- THE LEARNER PROFILE
- APPROACHES TO LEARNING (ATL)
- APPROACHES TO TEACHING (ATT)
- PLANNING AND STRUCTURING YOUR COURSE
- Quiz on Session 1
- EXTERNAL ASSESSMENTS
- INTERNAL ASSESSMENTS
- RECORD KEEPING AND ADMINISTRATION OF ASSESSMENTS
- THEORY OF KNOWLEDGE (TOK)
- CREATIVITY, ACTIVITY, SERVICE (CAS)
- EXTENDED ESSAY (EE)
- Quiz on Session 2 & 3
How long will I be able to access the course?
You will have access to the course for 90 days from the purchase date at which point a new purchase is required. The aim here is to ensure we reduce the jargon and present the core of the IB in plain-teacher-talk! Always focussing on how we can educate you about the essential concepts in relation to real classroom examples. We have a commitment to customers.
Do I need to install any software to take the course?
No. All you need is an internet connection and a device the device of your choice. You can access your Edtrove course on any computer, browser, tablet or mobile device. All browsers are supported
Who authored this course?
Our Authors: Our courses are created by over 150 fellow IB educators just like you with the support of dedicated learning design, editorial and technical team.
Is this course authorized by the International Baccalaureate Organization?
No we are not. This work/product/service has been developed independently from and is not endorsed by the International Baccalaureate Organization. International Baccalaureate®, Baccalaureat International®, Bachillerato Internacional® and IB® are registered trademarks owned by the International Baccalaureate Organization.
Can I purchase this course for a school or district?
Yes we work with schools across the globe and can also accept purchase orders.
Lesson plans that are written by expert IB educators that can be used as is or adapted for use in your classroom
365 days a year
Offer PD for your teachers or yourself on your own schedule regardless of where you live
Customize the course by incorporating the content and objectives of your own PD stakeholders