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The International Baccalaureate Organization has recognized DePaul University’s program of study entitled “Teaching and Learning in a Global Context” as meeting all the academic requirements of the IB certificate in teaching and learning in the Middle Years Programme (grades 6-10) and the Diploma Programme (grades 11 and 12).
Current teachers will complete four fully online courses which contain field experiences in IB schools. Students are brought into International Baccalaureate schools to directly experience and engage in IB education, allowing current IB teachers to provide collaboration and expertise to guide student learning.
The International Baccalaureate Certificate in Teaching and Learning for both the Middle Years Programme (MYP) and the Diploma Programme (DP) offer a course of study for the following candidates:
Geared toward preparing professionals to work in International Baccalaureate (IB) schools, this graduate-level program provides instruction related to the IB history and philosophy, curriculum design and methodology, the assessment of learning, and the use of student data for instructional decision-making.
The DePaul University program has been designed with the most current and relevant content related to teaching successfully in an IB school. IB educators across the Chicagoland area and globally have informed this robust curriculum.
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