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2014-07-24 23:10:13

This platform will offer tailor-made content exclusively for IB schools for absolutely free. (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 STUDYeBUDDY.com is proud to announce the launch of The IB Digital Campus – a platform offering tailor-made content exclusively for IB schools. This partnership with TheIBLibrary.com provides a new and innovative storehouse of authentic IB aligned and curated eBooks. The IB Digital Campus in association with TheIBLibrary.com now provides its entire collection to teachers...

2014-07-10 08:33:06

Dwight School ? First in the Americas to Offer All Four International Baccalaureate Programs ? Launches Innovative, Pre-Professional IBCC for High School Students NEW YORK, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dwight School, an independent IB World School located on Manhattan's Upper West Side, has been authorized to offer the IBCC (International Baccalaureate Career Certificate), the newest IB program designed to prepare students for successful careers in today's rapidly changing,...

2011-07-08 15:25:00

SAN ANTONIO, July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- International Baccalaureate, a non-profit educational organization, will host its 2011 Conference of the Americas on July 21-24 at the Marriott San Antonio Rivercenter. The Conference of the Americas is a unique professional development experience that brings together school directors, coordinators, teachers, district and school board officials, and university and government representatives. The focus of this year's conference is "Service in...

2009-06-25 08:27:00

Hosted community to foster safe, authentic learning and interactions while strengthening worldwide learning community HERNDON, Va., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Baccalaureate (IB) has selected ePals, Inc., to implement and manage a customized hosted learning community for IB students, educators, alumni, and other stakeholders. The innovative site will utilize safe and collaborative communication tools to create authentic learning experiences and interactions on a global scale....

2008-10-03 21:00:18

By Peter Simon The prestigious International Baccalaureate program, long established at Buffalo's City Honors School, has been launched at the Stanley Makowski Early Childhood Center, city school officials announced Thursday. Elements of the enhanced curriculum include instruction in Mandarin Chinese beginning in kindergarten, character education, pen pal correspondence with students in the Galapagos Islands and a focus on higher-level thinking and international perspectives. "We live in...

2008-09-20 12:00:45

By Neil Gonzales SAN MATEO -- Two magnet schools have gained international recognition to prepare their students early for higher education through a challenging college-readiness program. After retooling its curriculum and training staff, Sunnybrae Elementary has been certified to offer an International Baccalaureate program for primary students. "This was several years in the process and took a tremendous amount of effort from the Sunnybrae community," Joan Rosas, assistant...

2008-08-27 18:00:47

By ELISABETH HULETTE Staff Writer The second graduating class of the county's two International Baccalaureate Programmes pulled in high marks on several of their exams this year compared to worldwide scores, the school system announced last week. The announcement capped a successful second year for the program, whose first graduates last year also earned impressive scores. "This is huge," said Mary Austin, the new coordinator of the county's IB program. IB students at Old Mill had...

2008-08-25 21:00:29

By ELISABETH HULETTE Staff Writer The second graduating class of the county's two International Baccalaureate Programmes pulled in high marks on several of their exams this year compared to worldwide scores, the school system announced this week. The announcement capped a successful second year for the program, whose first graduates last year also earned impressive scores. "This is huge," said Mary Austin, the new coordinator of the county's IB program. IB students at Annapolis...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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