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IB Middle Years Programme (MYP) -- authorized 2020IB Diploma Programme (DP) -- authorized 2021Mission of The International Baccalaureate:The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.To this end the organization works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programmes of international education and rigorous assessment.These programmes encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the DP?
Here are some short videos that describe the DP and the students who study it:
A broad and balanced education (video)
DP learners: are critical, creative thinkers (video)
DP learners: are prepared for the future (video)
DP learners: are global citizens (video)
DP learners: take an active role in their community (video)
Diploma Programme Guides for Parents:
This document from the IB explains more:
What is the MYP?
Here are some short videos that describe the MYP and students who study it:
MYP learners: develop analytical skills (video)
MYP learners: are collaborative and open-minded (video)
MYP learners: connect their studies to real life (video)
MYP learners: are confident and independent (video)
These documents from the IB explain more:
Programa de los Años Intermedios: Guía para los padres
Preguntas frecuentes sobre el Programa de los Años Intermedios
Is the MYP right for my child?
Any student aged 11 to 16 can study the IB MYP. There are MYP students all over the world – the programme is taught in over 100 countries.
The MYP aims to develop students who are:
- active learners
- internationally minded
- able to empathize with others
- have the intellect and skills to pursue lives of purpose and meaning.
As part of the IB continuum, the MYP is designed to help students develop the characteristics of the IB learner profile.
It offers students opportunities to:
- develop their potential
- explore their own learning preferences
- take appropriate risks
- reflect on, and develop, a strong sense of personal identity.
At a time when students are establishing their identity and building their self-esteem, the MYP can motivate students and help them to achieve success in school and in life beyond the classroom.
10 reasons why the IB MYP encourages you to become a creative, critical, and reflective learner
10 razones por las cuales el Programa de los Años Intermedios (PAI) del IB alienta a los alumnos a ser creativos, críticos y