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IB alumni set to gather in Geneva to mark 50th anniversary

Graduates from IB World Schools around the globe are heading to Geneva on 26 October to mark the IB's 50th anniversary and discuss the future of education.

IB alumni set to gather in Geneva to mark 50th anniversary


About the IB

Dr Siva Kumari featured in “Talk Nerdy” podcast

How does the IB prepare students to be lifelong learners? What does the future of education look like in our everchanging world? Why is Dr Kumari so interested in artificial intelligence? All these questions and more answered in “Talk Nerdy's” podcast with the IB’s Director General Dr Siva Kumari.

Dr Siva Kumari featured in “Talk Nerdy” podcast


IB programmes and schools

How a career-related education can raise student aspirations in the UK

In a recent webinar, a case study presented by Holly Youlden from Westminster Academy—a state-funded, non-selective school in a multi-ethnic community in West London—focuses on the benefits experienced by their students following the introduction of the Career-related Programme (CP) in 2012. “As a result of the IB Career-related Programme, we’ve had a huge number of successes”, Youlden says.

How a career-related education can raise student aspirations in the UK


Alumni shaping the future

To celebrate the IB’s 50th anniversary, we’d like you to meet some of our alumni who graduated from the IB Diploma Programme and went on to report from war zones, change the lives of refugees, create beautiful music, and soar through space.

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Featured alumni stories

IB alumni are sharing their stories and highlighting what made their own experiences at school so memorable.