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THE IB MIDDLE YEARS PROGRAMME (MYP)
The Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years Programme (MYP) is an framework that encourages students aged 11 to 16 to make between their studies and the real world. At a when students are establishing their and building self-esteem, the MYP is uniquely designed to a well rounded and help students achieve success in school and in life.
FLEXIBLE FRAMEWORK
The programme’s curriculum is with systems of and able to meet local, district, provincial, state and requirements.
The programme is by various schools around the world, including state-supported schools, independent schools and private schools. It can be implemented in a partnership between schools, or in several abbreviated (two, three or four year) formats.
INQUIRY-BASED, CONCEPT-DRIVEN CURRICULUM
The MYP ensures breadth and depth of understanding through study in eight subject groups (language language and literature, individuals and sciences, arts, physical and health and design). Addressing the intellectual, social, and physical well-being of students the MYP prepares them to take principled
by in service within the community and requiring study of at least two languages (language of and
language of choice) to support the understanding of their own culture(s) and those of others.
MYP students also engage with big ideas, rather than simply memorizing facts in order to prepare for exams. As a result, they develop learning skills that they can rely on throughout the course of their independent, purpose-driven lives.


































































































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