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  1. Canadian International in IB switch

    Posted May 13th 2006, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... The Aberdeen school will be the first established school in Hong Kong to switch to the IB for all year groups, by implementing its Primary Years, Middle Years and Diploma programmes over a four-year period beginning this August. Principal Dave McMaster said the IB Diploma, taken in Grades 11 and 12, would merge with the Ontario curriculum. Students would still meet the Canadian graduation ...

  2. Four local students achieve perfect IB scores

    Posted Jul 15th 2006, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... with the vast majority of admission tutors favouring the IB over A-levels. And under a new points tariff announced by Britain's Universities and Colleges Admission Service, the average scores being achieved by all IB schools in Hong Kong compare favourably with A-levels. A score of 33- the minimum average in this year's Hong Kong results- will be equivalent to four A grades at A-level ...

  3. Who offers what and where- International through schools

    Posted Jun 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of International Schools Year founded: 2003 Curriculum: FY-G5 Putonghua and English immersion programme; IB MYP for G6-10; IB diploma G11-12 Medium: Putonghua, Special programmes: Declined to provide ... Number of students: 1,808 Accreditation: IB World School, Ontario Secondary School Diploma Association membership: IBO Year founded: 1991 Curriculum: IB. Balanced programme with academic studies, ...

  4. Keeping it simple

    Posted Jun 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... offers three International Baccalaureate programmes, the IB Diploma, Middle Years and Primary Years, which promote broad, inquiry-based learning with a strong global perspective. IB Diploma ... to complete the more philosophical theory of knowledge course and the creativity, action and service programme. They must also write a 4,000-word extended essay on a research topic. IB MYP IB Middle ...

  5. Cut through the jargon

    Posted Jun 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and regional headquarters in Singapore, was founded in the 1960s to develop a curriculum for international schools. It now offers three International Baccalaureate programmes- the IB Diploma, Middle Years and Primary Years- which promote broad, inquiry-based learning with a strong global perspective. www.ibo.org IB Diploma A pre-university programme for 16- to 19-year-olds and a popular, ...

  6. Schools that blend the rules

    Posted Jan 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... programmes are provided for students from overseas or non-Putonghua-speaking background. But for Grade 11 and 12, the school will adopt the International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum, for which ... is set to open a study centre in Hangzhou, Zhejiang, next year in August for its Year 10 students- the second last year of their IB Middle Years Programme- integrating Chinese language ...

  7. An A to Z of education jargon

    Posted Sep 10th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... three promote broad, enquiry-based learning with a strong global perspective. For more information about the IBO visit www.ibo.org IB Diploma: This is a pre-university programme for ages 16 ... philosophical Theory of Knowledge course and the Creativity, Action and Service programme. They must also write a 4,000-word extended essay on a research topic. IB Middle Years Programme (MYP): ...

  8. Early steps to fluency

    Posted Jun 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... In a year-long residential programme, the students will continue to pursue the rigorous IB middle years programme in English. The Independent Schools Foundation (ISF) Academy on Hong Kong Island has ...

  9. International Through Schools

    Posted Jun 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... follow the IB Middle Years and Diploma programmes. Arts, sports, and community service included. French and Spanish also taught. Medium: English, Mandarin, French, Spanish. Number of teachers: ... Kindergarten through to Key Stage 4, when students can study a minimum of 8 IGCSE subjects. Students study the I.B. Diploma at Years 12 and 13. Mandarin is taught through the school on a daily basis. ...

  10. The List

    Posted Mar 14th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Schools & Families Study Canada: Canadian Education Centre secondary school seminar. Speaker: Ruth Ann Penny, Branksome Hall boarding school for girls, Toronto. CEC, Room 1216, China Merchants Tower, Shun Tak Centre, Central. Today, 2pm-4pm. Tel 2524 9668. Personal project exhibition: Works by students in the IB middle years. CIS, 1 Hau Yuen Path, Braemar Hill. Monday-Thursday, ...



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