What is the best place to start teaching IB DP Biology?

What is the best place to start teaching IB DP Biology?

Every year I like to think about how I approach the delivery of the DP Biology course. I think about...

Intensive EAL support and differentiation in Biology

Intensive EAL support and differentiation in Biology

As an international teacher, I am familiar with EAL or Lang B students in my classes, and familiar with how...

The future-you festival

The future-you festival

In my first year at my current school I was one of the grade 10 homeroom teachers. At the time,...

Going Dutch: An overview of Dutch HE

Going Dutch: An overview of Dutch HE

Earlier this year I was lucky enough to take part on a week long tour of Dutch universities. All in...

New DP Biology site launched (but still under construction!)

New DP Biology site launched (but still under construction!)

So I have moved over my DP biology resources to a new google site designed for delivering the course. You...

Out with the old…in with the new

Out with the old…in with the new

I started this website and blog in April 2016. Partly, this was to allow me to play around and learn...

Life long learning…creating a guidance program from scratch (part 2)

Life long learning…creating a guidance program from scratch (part 2)

Part one of this two part blog focussed on the major milestones that I encountered in setting up my guidance...

Life long on the job learning…creating a guidance program from scratch (part 1)

Life long on the job learning…creating a guidance program from scratch (part 1)

As I blogged on several occasions previously in April 2015 I started working as a university & careers advisor or guidance counselor....

Thirteen reflections at the end of my first guidance cycle

Thirteen reflections at the end of my first guidance cycle

This week, on Wednesday, the IB results were published and this marks the beginning of the end of my first...

This weeks grade 12 revision advice

This weeks grade 12 revision advice

DP Revision Instructions Make a list of all of the experiments and procedures mentioned in the DP guide. –make sure...