International Baccalaureate Workshops

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MCPS Summer International Baccalaureate Workshops

Please join us for this year's IB Summer Institute on June 17-19, 2019 at the Phyllis J. Washington College of Education & Human Sciences, on the University of Montana Campus.  These Missoula County Public School hosted workshops provide educational leaders, decision makers and practitioners from local schools, to come together and share best practices around cultivating the way we educate students. Motivated by the IB mission, these workshops foster partnerships, participation and provided a forum for discussions on educational quality.  The 15-hour trainings are offered over 2.5 days. Click HERE to view the Agenda12 PIR/15 OPI credits will be offered to all participants who complete the class.  For more 2019 workshop details, please read workshop descriptions below.

Workshop Registration are Now Closed.  For further questions or to cancel, please email the IB Workshop Coordinator at: michelle.eckert@umontana.edu.

2019 Summer Workshops Offered:

Diploma Program (DP): Mathematics: Analysis and Approaches

Recommended for: Diploma Program (DP) subject-group teachers. (Category 2)

These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on:

  • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy through the program model as a context for a holistic learning experience
  • the subject-specific guide and associated internal and external assessment requirements with practice marking activities of sample student work
  • structuring a course that integrates authentic assessment and encourages students to make links across the DP that will enhance their understanding
  • using the program resource center to access IB publications and network with other IB educators.

Diploma Program (DP): Mathematics: Applications and Interpretation
Recommended for: Diploma Program (DP) subject-group teachers. (Category 2)

These workshops are designed to prepare participants to teach specific DP subject in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy. The workshop will focus on:

  • developing an understanding of the IB mission and philosophy through the program model as a context for a holistic learning experience
  • the subject-specific guide and associated internal and external assessment requirements with practice marking activities of sample student work
  • structuring a course that integrates authentic assessment and encourages students to make links across the DP that will enhance their understanding
  • using the program resource center to access IB publications and network with other IB educators.