The website speaks of immense expertise and genuine heart to help out administrators and teachers in their leadership journey.

Carlos Enriquez Jr, IB DP Coordinator at Chinese IS Manila, Philippines

This site is an outstanding overview of many of the issues that face an IB leader, from leadership itself, to teaching and learning, to the intricacies of the IB.

Jim McConnell, Independent consultant, Canada

Thank you so much for the website. I am really enjoying it!!! It's IB and beyond, that's why it is so engaging. I am learning a lot and like your references to the most innovative ideas in education and especially leadership ideas. It's so smart and...

Madlena Shanginyan, Letovo School, Moscou, Russia

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When I facilitate IB workshops for school leaders (administrators) and pedagogical leaders (e.g. on approaches to teaching and learning) I am... more

TOK - a curious subject

29 November 2018

Theory of Knowledge (TOK) is a curious subject. It is at the heart of the IB Diploma Programme, but do teachers really understand what it is... more

Subscriber comments

  • 12 Sep Chris Wright
    What's worth reading?
    Thank you Laura for recommending these books on such a vital topic for all school leaders. I appreciate Elena Aguilar's key messages: community is something that has to be consciously built, the quality of relationships are key and trust is...
  • 11 Sep Laura Maly-Schmidt
    What's worth reading?
    I have found Elena Aguilar's books on building teams to be very helpful. Here is a link to her first book- +aguilar
  • Dear Anuradha, thank you so much for your question. I have now included a debrief after the activity. I hope that this helps. Please come back to me with any other questions - it always helps me to improve the site. Chris
  • 6 Jul Anuradha Sridhar
    Formative or Summative Assessment?
    Thanks for this website. It's a great article. I was wondering... for activity 1, what would be the possible debrief. Kindly help.