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The IB: Mission, Why IB, Learner Profile, Benefits to Students, DP (Curriculum, Assessment, Exams, University Applications)

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VIDEOS: IB Philosophy, Diploma Programme & Value of an IB Education

IB Philosophy
   
1 The IB Cintinuum [3:59']
2 IB Learner Profile [2:52']
3 What is an IB Education [5:56']
   
   
Diploma Programme
   
1 The IB Diploma Programme [5:53’]
2 The IB Diploma Programme: A Broad & Balanced Education [2:13']
3 IB Learners are Global Citizens [1:31’]
4 DP Learners Take an Active Role in their Community [1:41']
5 DP Learners are Critical Creative Thinkers [1:24']
   
   
The Value of an IB Education
   
1 How Does the IB Prepare Underserved Students To Be Successful at University? [University of Michigan, Princeton University, DePaul University] [1:54’]
2 The Value of an IB Education [Stanford University] [2:25’]
3 Do IB Diploma scores influence admissions offers at US Colleges & Universities’? [Stanford University] [1:06’]
4 How Do Colleges & Universities View the International Baccalaureate? [Stanford University] [1:08’]
5 How Familiar are Universities Familiar with the Components of the IB Diploma Programme? [Stanford University] [1:03’]
6 What Distinguishes IB Students in the University Application Process? [Stanford University] [0:58’]
7 How Does the Diploma Programme Prepare Students to Be Successful In Both the STEM (Science/Technology/Engineering/Math) Fields & Liberal Arts? [University of British Columbia] [1:26’]
8 How Should Students Discuss their IB Courses in their University Application? [University of British Columbia] [1:10’]
9 What Strategies Can Students Use to Discuss the Extended Essay in their University Application? [University of Rochester] [1:18‘]
10 What Strategies Can Students Use to Discuss Creativity, Activity, Service (CAS) in Their University Application? [University of Rochester] [1:29’]
11 What Strategies Can Students Use to Discuss the Theory of Knowledge (ToK) course in their University Application? [DePaul University] [1:11’]

 

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