News about the IB
Who to look out for at the IB Global Conference in San Diego
As we count down to our second IB Global Conference of the year later this month in San Diego (26–29 July), we are increasingly eager to welcome the keynote and featured speakers from across the globe. Together, they offer an impressive array of experiences in the field of education and beyond for us to be inspired by and learn from.
Join us in celebrating the IB’s 50th anniversary
We would love to see how schools around the world are celebrating the IB’s 50th anniversary year.
General Data Protection Regulation and how the IB is preparing for it
Many of you will have heard of the new EU General Data Protection Regulation. Please read on to understand more about the “GDPR” and what the IB is doing to prepare for it.
Interview with Siva Kumari and IB alumna in Singapore’s Chinese Business Daily
In an interview with Lianhe Zaobao in Singapore’s Chinese Business Daily on 13 April 2018, the IB’s Director General Siva Kumari shared her views on the importance of holistic student development and how students’ performance should not focus on grades alone.
The IB’s MYP eAssessment wins international award
The IB Middle Years Programme (MYP) eAssessment has been awarded Best Use of Summative Assessment and was highly commended for Best Transformational Project at this year’s eAssessment Awards. The eAssessment Awards highlight best practice, research and innovation within eAssessment.