How 'big-picture thinking' and IB study go hand in glove
Students at Tara Anglican School for Girls will now learn their years 7 to 10 coursework via the International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years Program, a framework for teaching that the school introduced more than two years ago when students now in year 9 began their secondary schooling.
Head of Senior School Scott Baker says the content follows the Australian curriculum, but is taught differently.
"The framework through which the material is taught is best practice," he says.
The IB middle years program (MYP) gives broad coverage in creative arts and design, language acquisition, literature, maths, physical education, societies and science.
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