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Learning through the lens of the big idea
Learning through the lens of the big idea

Beacon Academy, Jakarta

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Interpretation entry point reveals student perceptions
Interpretation entry point reveals student perceptions

Beacon Academy, Jakarta

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Learn, share and connect with other IMYC Teachers and Leaders at Summer School 2014
Learn, share and connect with other IMYC Teachers and Leaders at Summer School 2014

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Two international schools connect learning with IMYC
Two international schools connect learning with IMYC

International School of Bremen and International School of Eerde

19/11/13
Students share IMYC learning on new IMYC Members’ Lounge
Students share IMYC learning on new IMYC Members’ Lounge

International School Eerde, Netherlands

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Visiting an apple orchard engages students in the IMYC Traditions unit
Visiting an apple orchard engages students in the IMYC Traditions unit

International School Eerde, Netherlands

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Communications and Discovery entry points bring new challenges to IMYC students in the USA
Communications and Discovery entry points bring new challenges to IMYC students in the USA

St Stephen’s Episcopal School in Houston, Texas

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A Voyage into the unknown – IS Bremen Entry Point for the IMYC Discovery unit
A Voyage into the unknown – IS Bremen Entry Point for the IMYC Discovery unit

Bremen, Germany

27/09/13
Welcome to St. Stephen’s Episcopal School in Houston
Welcome to St. Stephen’s Episcopal School in Houston

Houston, Texas, USA

17/09/13
International School of Bremen shares IMYC Communication unit Media Project
International School of Bremen shares IMYC Communication unit Media Project

Bremen, Germany

19/07/13
IMYC featured in MYSA Journal
IMYC featured in MYSA Journal

(Middle Years of Schooling in Australia Association)

15/07/13
iPads support IMYC Media Project learning
iPads support IMYC Media Project learning

British American School of Charlotte, USA

10/07/13
Howard Jones gets IMYC Students Singing
Howard Jones gets IMYC Students Singing

International School of Riga,Latvia

28/06/13
Hands across the Ocean: IMYC Schools in Bremen and Houston link up
Hands across the Ocean: IMYC Schools in Bremen and Houston link up

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26/06/13
Presenting to School Board throws IMYC students in at the deep end
Presenting to School Board throws IMYC students in at the deep end

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25/06/13
Philippines schools explore great learning with the IPC and IMYC
Philippines schools explore great learning with the IPC and IMYC

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21/06/13
Introducing the IMYC Structures unit with a team challenge
Introducing the IMYC Structures unit with a team challenge

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19/06/13
Copper mining in Mongolia stretches research and presentation skills
Copper mining in Mongolia stretches research and presentation skills

British School of Boston, USA

17/06/13
Follow the IMYC on Facebook and Twitter
Follow the IMYC on Facebook and Twitter

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11/06/13
Great Learning for IMYC Teachers and Leaders at Summer School 2013
Great Learning for IMYC Teachers and Leaders at Summer School 2013

The Hague, Netherlands

06/06/13
Middle Years Conference Focuses on Learning to Support Adolescent Brain
Middle Years Conference Focuses on Learning to Support Adolescent Brain

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05/06/13
Students at IS Riga beat their way into the Structures unit
Students at IS Riga beat their way into the Structures unit

The drumming activity was led by a famous Latvian drummer, Dzintars Viksna

22/05/13
Enriching the National Curriculum for Middle Years Students
Enriching the National Curriculum for Middle Years Students

Prep School magazine includes a detailed feature about the IMYC

20/05/13
The Parachute Egg Drop Experiment at the International School of Bremen
The Parachute Egg Drop Experiment at the International School of Bremen

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14/05/13
Teen learning presentation in Charlotte, USA
Teen learning presentation in Charlotte, USA

British School of Charlotte, North Carolina, 15th May at 6:30pm

09/05/13
Meeting the learning needs of KS3 – a one day conference focuses on middle years learning
Meeting the learning needs of KS3 – a one day conference focuses on middle years learning

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09/05/13
International Middle Years Curriculum is “Supercharging” students
International Middle Years Curriculum is “Supercharging” students

Dartmouth Academy, Devon

07/05/13
Learning approach at The UCL Academy featured in latest Academy Magazine
Learning approach at The UCL Academy featured in latest Academy Magazine

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03/05/13
Innovation happens when existing ideas are brought together in a new way
Innovation happens when existing ideas are brought together in a new way

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02/04/13
One day IMYC learning conference
One day IMYC learning conference

Conference at the Britannia Royal Naval College in Dartmouth, England on 5th June 2013

News

IMYC COURSES at the IPC Summer School image 1
17 May 2012

IMYC COURSES at the IPC Summer School

Monday 23rd – Wednesday 25th July 2012 The International School of The Hague, The Netherlands

 

We are pleased to announce that we will be leading course and workshop sessions for Middle Years practitioners alongside the 2012 International Primary Curriculum (IPC) Summer School.

Whether you have already implemented the IMYC in your school, you are about to do so, or you simply want to find out more about how to improve the learning for middle years students - you will be warmly welcomed.

With both Primary and Middle Years participants from schools all around the world in attendance, this year’s Summer School offers an excellent professional development opportunity, along with the chance to network with colleagues from all corners of the globe.

Please see below for full details of the courses and workshops that will be available.

An Introduction to the IMYC

This interactive information day (taking place on Wednesday 25th July 2012 only) has been designed for teachers and school leaders who are looking to improve learning for 11-14 year olds, who are thinking about enhancing their Middle Years Curriculum, and who want to learn more about the IMYC.

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Using the IMYC in your School

This 2-day course (taking place on Monday 23rd and Tuesday 24th July 2012) has been designed for teachers and school leaders who are either using the IMYC in their school, who are about to implement it in their school, or who already know something about the IMYC and are seriously considering using it in their school.

The course will then be followed by a 1-day workshop (taking place on Wednesday 25th July 2012) of your choice.

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An Introduction to the IMYC

This information day has been designed for teachers and school leaders who:

  • Are looking to improve learning for 11-14 year olds
  • Are thinking about refreshing their middle years curriculum
  • Want to learn more about the IMYC
  • Want to engage and challenge middle years students
  • Want to provide a rigorous international curriculum for secondary schools


By the end of the day you will:

  • Know about the 3 key middle school challenges
  • Know about the IMYC beliefs and principles
  • Know about the structure of the IMYC
  • Know about each different element of the IMYC
  • Know about the subject, personal and international goals
  • Be able to see how the IMYC can enhance your current curriculum

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Using the IMYC in your School

This 2 day course will be followed by a 1 day workshop of your choice.

Who is this course for?

This course has been designed for teachers and school leaders who:

  • Are already using the IMYC in their school
  • Are about to implement the IMYC in their school
  • Know something about the IMYC and are seriously considering using it in school
  • Are looking to improve learning for 11-14 year olds

What will I learn?

By the end of the course you will:

  • Know about the needs of 11-14 year olds
  • Know about the key features and principles of the IMYC in detail
  • Know how schools have implemented the IMYC, the successes and the pitfalls
  • Know about how the IMYC has been received in schools
  • Be able to collaborate and plan a learning route through the IMYC
  • Be able to plan a school-specific IMYC unit of your own
  • Be able to link up with and learn from other IMYC member schools

IMYC Workshops

  • International Mindedness
  • Assessment for Learning
  • Learning and the Factors that Affect Learning
  • Digital Learning in the Classroom

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