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Students Enrolled in IB Early Education Receive Strong Academic Foundation That Supports School ‘Readiness’


As increasing evidence continues to make the case for high-quality early education, the International Baccalaureate (IB) has focused its most recent research efforts toward investigating the processes and outcomes of pre-school students enrolled in...
3-Sep-2014 8:50 AM EDT

New Research Finds IB Middle Years Students to be Self-Aware, Resilient, and Engaged in School


Findings from exploratory study suggest IB Middle Years Programme has a positive impact on students’ social-emotional well-being.
13-Aug-2014 8:45 AM EDT

New Studies Explore IB Students’ Preparedness for Success in the 21st Century


These research findings, a compiled summary of studies over the last months of 2013 and 2014, demonstrate how the International Baccalaureate (IB) helps prepare students for success by creating college- and career-ready global citizens.
30-Jul-2014 8:50 AM EDT

Educator David Conley and EPIC Research Team Find IB Diploma Programme Students Better Prepared for University

New research conducted with IB alumni and graduates of other secondary programs attending the Honors College at University of Oregon demonstrate how their levels of college preparation varied and effected their performance at university.
9-Jul-2014 8:45 AM EDT

IB Pedagogy Ignites Student Interest in Participatory Citizenship


A new study of high school seniors in four California public schools reveals that students enrolled in the International Baccalaureate demonstrate greater civic knowledge and skills than their non-IB peers attending the same schools.
25-Jun-2014 8:45 AM EDT

Study of Critical Thinking Reveals Positive Outcomes for International Baccalaureate (IB) Students


IB students in Australia provide data in a study that shows that IB students are more confident in their ability to use critical thinking skills than their non-IB peers, and that IB students envision their future educational success more positively
12-Jun-2014 9:00 AM EDT

IB Primary Students in Australia Demonstrate Science Literacy Above and Beyond National Achievement Scores

New findings show that IB primary students studied in Australia demonstrate greater science literacy in year/grade 6 compared to a nationwide sample of students whose performance in science was measured by Australia's national assessment program .
20-Mar-2014 1:15 PM EDT

IB Graduate Takes Home Oscar for Performance as Best Supporting Actress


Oscar winner's breakout performance sprang from the foundation of an IB education.
7-Mar-2014 8:00 AM EST

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Join the IB & US Leaders Dec. 10 for Live Webstream on How to Improve US Academic Programs

Recent reports rank America as the 17th in the world on education, with Finland and South Korea topping the list. What accounts for the drop in ranking and how can the U.S. return to being a leader? On December 10, Washington Post Live, sponsored...
6-Dec-2012 1:30 PM EST

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