Characteristics of IB Schools

Developing citizens of the world in relation to culture, language and learning to live together

  • Building and reinforcing students’ sense of identity and cultural awareness

  • Fostering students’ recognition and development of universal human values

  • Stimulating curiosity and inquiry in order to foster a spirit of discovery and enjoyment of learning

  • Equipping students with the skills to learn and acquire knowledge, individually or collaboratively, and to apply these skills and knowledge accordingly across a broad range of areas

  • Providing international content while responding to local requirements and interests

  • Encouraging diversity and flexibility in teaching methods

  • Providing appropriate forms of assessment and international benchmarking