2020 IBSOM Virtual Symposium

A Week of Giving!

Please join us for our first Virtual Symposium!

The week of November 30-December 3, IBSOM is kicking off the giving season virtually. IB Educators are giving of their time and talents to support Michigan IB Schools. Please join us once or multiple times this week to learn and share with other IB educators. There is NO COST for this opportunity just the gift of collaboration!

IB in the Virtual World: A Roundtable

Monday, Nov. 30th, 4pm

This is an online event.

A panel of IB educators will host a roundtable discussion on various strategies to navigate the virtual world with IB philosophy. This session is for all programmes.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

CAS in a COVID World

Monday, Nov. 30th, 4pm

This is an online event.

This session will take a look at the expectations of the IB as it relates to CAS. Questions answered will include...What is CAS? How has it been affected? What can I do to help students who are struggling in our current learning environment? Participants will have time to collaborate and network with IB colleagues and opportunities to share tips for finding meaningful ways to engage students in CAS in all stages of remote, hybrid and in person learning.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

The *new* IB Evaluation Process (Continuum)

Tuesday, Dec. 1st, 4pm

This is an online event.

Join Rick Searing as he shares his school's experience with the upcoming evaluation process using the new standards.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Planning in the Enhanced PYP

Wednesday, Dec. 2nd, 4pm

This is an online event.

Join PYP educators as we review the new PYP planning process and explore the possibilities! Bring your ideas and questions.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

The IB Career-related Programme in Michigan

Thursday, Dec. 3rd, 4pm

This is an online event.

Learn how Ann Arbor Huron has created a successful and growing IB Career-related Programme that runs along with the full IB Diploma Programme and a robust Advanced Placement program. Hear from the Coordinator, instructors, and most importantly, the CP students themselves as they explain how this program has allowed them to engage in their career related study, challenge themselves in DP and AP courses and to develop themselves as impressive young professionals through the CP Core elements.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.