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International Society of Technology in Education Conference 2019 by Clint Carlson

IICS Director of Education Technology, Clint Carlson, kicked his 2019 summer off at the largest Ed Tech conference in the world, the 2019 ISTE Conference in Philadelphia, USA.  Mr. Carlson lead and facilitated a variety of workshops and presentations…
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International Association for College Admissions Counselors (IACAC) Conference by Cherie Mobasheri

From July 2, 2019 until Friday, July 19, I had the pleasure of visiting university campuses in Canada and in NY State.  I also attended the 3 day International Association for College Admissions Counselors (IACAC) conference at Western University,…
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Sciences: Managing Assessment in the MYP by Maqbool Ahmad

On February 25-27, I attended an IB workshop on Managing MYP Science Assessments in Qatar. The workshop was very useful and provided many solid ideas to bring back to my own practice. We discussed the ways of interlinking MYP Science assessments,…
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Making Thinking Visible by Michelle Dirlik & Saleshni Cook

In the workshop, we worked with Mark Church, co-author of the book 'Making Thinking Visible'. We examined and planned for creating classrooms where student thinking is valued, visible, and actively promoted every day. We looked closely at the…
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CEESA 2019 Annual Conference by Rob Grantham

The CEESA 2019 Annual conference in Warsaw was my first, and it was well worth the time and effort. I would highlight 3 main takeaways for myself as a new administrator at IICS and in the region. First off, the day-long pre-conference on “Building…
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University Visits by Cherie Mobasheri

From January 12 to Jan 14, I was the guest of Education City, Qatar along with 18 other counselling professionals from around the globe.  Education City is host to 8 western university branches on one 12 square kilometre site with residence…
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Making Space for Learning by Meral Soguksu, Claudine LeGoff, Tuana Zerunyan

At first glance, one would perceive this workshop as one that solely involves the creation of inclusive learning spaces. However, it goes far beyond the confines of physical spaces. The importance of aligning PYP pedagogy with learning spaces…
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IB DP Spanish Language Ab Initio by Lucia Marmolejo

The University Camilo José Cela collaborated with the IB to offer a category 2 language ab initio workshop in Madrid in the past month of October, 2018. Our workshop leader has a long trajectory in international teaching and understanding…
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Language A: Language and Literature by Chris Pultz

The IB Category 3 Workshop on the new language and literature course was incredibly useful. We discussed the reasons for the changes, the new assessments, and a number of planning strategies. Though I will not be teaching this course next year,…

International Society of Technology in Education Conference 2019 by Clint Carlson

IICS Director of Education Technology, Clint Carlson, kicked…
23 August, 2019/by iicspd

International Association for College Admissions Counselors (IACAC) Conference by Cherie Mobasheri

From July 2, 2019 until Friday, July 19, I had the pleasure of…
23 August, 2019/by iicspd

Sciences: Managing Assessment in the MYP by Maqbool Ahmad

On February 25-27, I attended an IB workshop on Managing MYP…
27 March, 2019/by iicspd

Making Thinking Visible by Michelle Dirlik & Saleshni Cook

In the workshop, we worked with Mark Church, co-author of the…
25 March, 2019/by iicspd

CEESA 2019 Annual Conference by Rob Grantham

The CEESA 2019 Annual conference in Warsaw was my first, and…
25 March, 2019/by iicspd

University Visits by Cherie Mobasheri

From January 12 to Jan 14, I was the guest of Education City,…
25 March, 2019/by iicspd

Making Space for Learning by Meral Soguksu, Claudine LeGoff, Tuana Zerunyan

At first glance, one would perceive this workshop as one…
25 March, 2019/by iicspd

IB DP Spanish Language Ab Initio by Lucia Marmolejo

The University Camilo José Cela collaborated with the IB to…
20 March, 2019/by iicspd

Language A: Language and Literature by Chris Pultz

The IB Category 3 Workshop on the new language and literature…
19 March, 2019/by iicspd

CEESA Conference by Clint Carlson

This year’s CEESA conference in Warsaw, Poland from March 7-10,…
19 March, 2019/by iicspd

IB coordinators: Delivering the MYP Curriculum by Heath Fontes

The Category 1 - Heads of School/IB coordinators: Implementing…
19 March, 2019/by iicspd

IBDP Film Training by Clint Carlson

A “2001: A Space Odyssey” themed hotel was the perfect backdrop…
19 March, 2019/by iicspd