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21.05.2014
Istochnik took part in IB International Conference

23-25 April Istochnik Private School participated in the VIII Annual International Conference of the International Baccalaureate Schools Association of Commonwealth of Independent States in Perm.

120 delegates to a conference arrived from Kazakhstan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Ukraine, Moldova and other countries. The event gathered together university rectors, teachers, businessmen, schools’ IB coordinators and official representatives of International Baccalaureate Organization. Technology of teaching and tutoring was one of the main topics of VIII Conference. The participants shared best practices about International Baccalaureate programs implementation in schools, visited seminars and master classes.

Istochnik Private School currently holding IB Candidate status was represented by Raisa Baragyan, the teacher of foreign languages, Ekaterina Lavrentieva, Deputy Director for educational work and Valery Kostin, Deputy Director for IT. Istochnik representatives received participants’ certificates, as well as IB program IDs and certificates confirming the professional development. Scientific work “Man of the world: a new category of international education” by Galina Pazekova, Istochnik School Principal, was highly praised and published in the conference digest “Culture of education”.

Next year the Annual International Conference of the International Baccalaureate Schools Association of Commonwealth of Independent States will be held in Ulyanovsk.

“Delegates to the next IX conference will be welcomed by Istochnik Private School. Since September 2014 the School will pass the IB certification and will be the first educational institution of Ulyanovsk region to implement IB DP — the International Diploma Programme for 10-11 grade students of secondary school”, announced Galina Pazekova, the school principal and supervisor of studies.

Note: Implementation of International Baccalaureate Program in Istochnik will grant the right to enter the top-rated universities worldwide for students who received IB Professional Diploma.


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