On the 23rd of November, The Brazilian Association of IB Schools organized a Maths job alike session for all Maths teachers. 11 IB Diploma Schools ( St Paul's School, Graded School, Escola Suiço-Brasileira de Curitiba, Miguel de Cervantes, Beit Yaacov, St. Francis College, Escola Suiço-Brasileira de São Paulo, St. Nicholas School, Chapel School, Pueri Domus and the International School of Curitiba via skype) sent representatives to the session. A total of 26 teachers participated, and the sessions were facilitated by David Bryan (HL), Mike Sanderson (Standard SL) and Francisco Schreiber and Bethan Hindley (Studies SL), all teachers from St Paul's School.
The feedback received from the participants was very positive and the exchange of ideas will definitely continue.
Ana Carolina Belmonte
(St Paul's School)
Feedback from participants:
"The meeting was very productive as a way to meet other teachers and share ideas and perspectives. Topics covered were, syllabus structure, internal assessment, student selection and there was an opportunity to discuss and moderate a piece of work."
(St. Francis College - Standard SL session)