An overview for students and parents. introducing IB MYP at LJPS. Clarifying misconceptions. Similarities between DP and MYP
An overview for students and parents
Similarities between DP and MYP
encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right
Differences between DP and MYP
an academically demanding two-year curriculum that meets only the needs of highly motivated students
an inclusive programme for all students
encourages students to connect their studies in the traditional subjects to the real world
Helps students become critical and reflective thinkers
The MYP is based on three fundamental concepts
The IB MYP focuses on the whole child, preparing each for life in the 21st century
Students wanting to play other sports may play for their zoned school
Awareness of community and global issues
Performance Based Assessments
How Do I Express Myself?
Who’s In Charge?
What are the Causes and Consequences of Change?
Asking Important Questions
Where Do I fit In?
How Can I Make Good Decisions?