What's different about the IB MYP classroom?

  •  Traditional classroom

    • The classroom teacher is the center of learning
    • Subject areas taught in isolation
    • Traditional assessments and learning experience
    • Learning is linked to the subject, with hopes that student will make connections to the world on their own
    • Participation in Language or the Arts is optional
     Traditionla Classroom

     IB Middle Years Program Classroom

    • The student is center of learning
    • Connections are made among all subject areas
    • Authentic, real-world assessments and learning experiences
    • Learning is linked to the world around us through the Areas of Interaction
    • Participation in a second Language, PE, and the Arts are required
    • Students must complete and reflect upon service to the community
    • Students aim to fulfill the IB Learner Profile