IBDP – Frequently Asked Questions
What is International Baccalaureate Organisation?The International Baccalaureate Organisation (IBO) is a non-profit educational organisation based in Geneva, Switzerland and was founded in 1968. It is an international organisation which is not associated with any particular country and free of any national, political or educational agendas. The International Baccalaureate (IB) offers high quality programs of international education to a worldwide community of schools.There are 3 programs for students aged 3 to 19 which help in the development of intellectual, personal, emotional, and social skills to live, learn, and work in a […]
Quality Education – How Far Can It Take You?
“Quality is at the heart of education. It influences what students learn, how they learn and what benefits they draw from their education” – (EFA GMR 2005, Education for All – The Quality Imperative). Quality education in its basic meaning is one that provides all learners with capabilities they require to become economically productive, develop sustainable livelihoods, contribute to peaceful and democratic societies and enhance individual well-being. Current scenario:These days, we see students being taught lessons using rote learning methods where they are asked to repeat everything they learn over […]
More than just grades: Rote learning and life lessons
“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn” – Benjamin Franklin How often have you seen a student scoring A grades in a subject and remembering what the entire concept of the subject or topic or lesson was, after few months when asked about it? The answer to this question is as obvious as it seems. The technique of rote learning is majorly used in schools for the subjects mathematics and science where students are asked to memorize multiplication tables and formulas through […]
Can a teacher be a friend?
It is the start of the day and the teacher walks into the classroom for the first class. The students wish their teacher in a sing-song manner, and the teacher proceeds to start the lecture. We see this happen in every school and every class. As the lecture proceeds, students take down their notes while the teacher continues with the lessons for the day. However, how often does it happen that a student raises their hand to ask their doubts? Not as often as you would think. Especially in the […]
Education in a Boarding School
Certain experiences in life are challenging. But in order to achieve the bigger things you need to step out of your comfort zone. As someone has rightly said So, the dreams that you have seen for your child can and will be achieved given you take some early and tough decisions in their life. Learning it by doing itWe all know it’s disheartening and not an easy thing to send your child away to Boarding School at an early age where they will have to face a whole new environment […]
Reasons To Choose Boarding School At Primary Program
As a guardian, one generally ponders about how a little youngster will adapt to being far from home. Sending your child off to a Boarding school at a young age implies sending them to a professionally oversaw environment which will be a home away home for them. A spot which has been there for decades and will help your youngster be what they are intended to turn into.Here are five reasons why you ought to consider boarding school for your child: Nurturing EnvironmentBoarding schools empower an adoration for long lasting […]
Power Of A Mentor
Like they say, successful people never reach their success alone. For every goal that you have achieved in your life, you can track down each to a mentor who helped you in achieving it. When you have a mentor, you are learning from someone who has already arrived at where you want to be. They know exactly what it takes to get there and what sacrifices are needed to be made. That’s the power and influence a mentor has in your life. Mentoring is important not only because of the […]
5 Things You Can Only Relate To If You’re From An All – Girls Boarding School
If you went to one, you know what it’s like and how different it is from other co-education schools simply because it had its own amazing perks.Here are 5 Signs you can definitely relate if you went to an All-Girls Boarding School:1.The friendships made are deep and foreverThe friendships made at all girls schools are built on extreme honestly and are unfiltered. You know no matter how weird you’re acting or how unkempt you may look, your friends will just see you for you. Your uniform becomes a part of […]