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Financial literacy simulation gamefree25 September 2021

Nothing really makes a teacher more proud than seeing his/her students succeed and giving back to the community. I taught Hilary Lok at Sha Tin College, English Schools Foundation, in Hong Kong a number... more

The importance of Research & Developmentfree25 September 2021

"Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up."Thomas Edison, American inventor and businessman (1847 - 1931)"I made 5,127 prototypes of my vacuum... more

The role of entrepreneurship & intrapreneurship25 September 2021

“Three components make an entrepreneur: the person, the idea and the resources to make it happen.” – Anita Roddick, Founder of The Body ShopThis section of the IB Business Management syllabus examines... more

Changes in price and costs25 September 2021

An increase in the selling price reduces a firm’s break-even level of output. Diagrammatically, the higher price results in a greater gradient of the total revenue line (from TR1 to TR2), as shown in... more

Essay frameworks for P1 & P223 September 2021

These are suggested essay frameworks to use with your students for Paper 1 and Paper 2 (extended response questions). It is also useful to have a framework when writing about business strategy (for extended... more

Balance sheets23 September 2021

The balance sheet is an essential set of final accounts that shows the value of a firm’s assets, liabilities and the owners’ investment (or equity) in the business at a particular point in time. Hence,... more

Profit & loss account23 September 2021

Also known as the income statement, the profit & loss account shows a firm’s net profit (or loss) after all production costs have been subtracted from the organization’s revenues, each year. The prescribed... more

Sample titles - HL IA22 September 2021

These 33 title questions are from actual students who achieved 20 marks or higher in their HL Internal Assessment.33 HL Internal Assessment title questionsBack to HL Internal Assessment homepage more

Academic Integrity & the SL IA22 September 2021

Source: integrity is at the heart of what the IB stands for. Essentially, academic integrity is about being honest and principled when... more

Understanding the SL IA Assessment Criteria22 September 2021

“A year from now, you may wish you had started today.” Karen Lamb, author and lecturer of Oral CommunicationStudents need to complete their Internal Assessment as a written commentary that carries... more