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Guides

Browse our step-by-step guides designed to help you get started and succeed with ManageBac.

Pamoja Online Courses: Implementation QuickStart Guide

Pamoja Online Courses: Implementation QuickStart Guide

Review our seamless registration process for Pamoja Online Courses via ManageBac. This guide includes information about the IB Diploma Core offerings at ManageBac along with IBIS exam registration.

A Guide to Remote Learning in ManageBac

A Guide to Remote Learning in ManageBac

Learn how to use ManageBac for remote learning in your classroom, including Presentation Mode, ManageBac’s Zoom integrations, live discussions with KeyChat, Flipped-Classroom, and more!

Getting Started with ManageBac: For the Early Years and Primary Years Programmes

Getting Started with ManageBac: For the Early Years and Primary Years Programmes

A comprehensive guide designed for school Administrators & PYP Coordinators to configure your school’s ManageBac account in a best-practice manner. Includes Subscription Overview, School Account Setup, Getting Started guides, FAQs, help resources, and more!

Getting Started with ManageBac for the IB Middle Years Programme

Getting Started with ManageBac for the IB Middle Years Programme

A comprehensive guide designed for school Administrators & MYP Coordinators to configure your school’s ManageBac account in a best-practice manner. Includes Subscription Overview, School Account Setup, Getting Started guides, FAQs, help resources and more!

Getting Started with ManageBac for the IB Diplomma Programme

Getting Started with ManageBac for the IB Diplomma Programme

A comprehensive guide designed for school Administrators & DP Coordinators to configure your school’s ManageBac account in a best-practice manner. Includes Subscription Overview, School Account Setup, Getting Started guides, FAQs, help resources and more!

Getting Started with ManageBac for the IB Continuum

Getting Started with ManageBac for the IB Continuum

A comprehensive guide designed for school Administrators & IB Coordinators to configure your school’s ManageBac account in a best-practice manner. Includes Subscription Overview, School Account Setup, Getting Started guides, FAQs, help resources and more!

Getting Started with ManageBac for Attendance

Getting Started with ManageBac for Attendance

Read our comprehensive guide for getting started with your ManageBac Attendance Subscription. In this guide, we review how to set up your account, technical requirements, what your subscription offers, support and training options, and more!

Getting Started with ManageBac for Curriculum-First Education

Getting Started with ManageBac for Curriculum-First Education

A comprehensive guide designed for school Administrators & Coordinators to configure your school’s ManageBac account in a best-practice manner. Includes Subscription Overview, School Account Setup, Integrations Overview, FAQs, Help Resources, and more!

Guide: Getting Started with ManageBac on Mobile

Guide: Getting Started with ManageBac on Mobile

Read our complete end-to-end guide on using the ManageBac app on iOS or Android, with step-by-step instructions, to get started.

Using IBIS Registration via ManageBac for the DP Programme

Using IBIS Registration via ManageBac for the DP Programme

Read our comprehensive guide with step-by-step instructions for using ManageBac to register IB DP students for their IB exams through IBIS.

Introduction to CP Language Development

Introduction to CP Language Development

CP Coordinators are invited to use and adapt this Google Slide deck which has been tailor-made to introduce the CP Core and gives an overview of the fundamentals of CP Language Development. Read through and make a copy to edit for your own school context.

Introduction to the CP Reflective Project

Introduction to the CP Reflective Project

CP Coordinators are invited to use and adapt this Google Slide deck which has been tailor-made to introduce the CP Core and gives an overview of the fundamentals of the CP Reflective Project. Read through and make a copy to edit for your own school context.

Introduction to CP Service Learning

Introduction to CP Service Learning

CP Coordinators are invited to use and adapt this Google Slide deck which has been tailor-made to introduce the CP Core and gives an overview of the fundamentals of CP Service Learning. Read through and make a copy to edit for your own school context.

Creating Unit Templates That Work for Non-IB Programmes in ManageBac

Creating Unit Templates That Work for Non-IB Programmes in ManageBac

Read our Curriculum-First guide on tips for creating unit templates for non-IB programmes in ManageBac.

Using ManageBac to Upload to IB eCoursework

Using ManageBac to Upload to IB eCoursework

Read our guide on how to use ManageBac to upload to IB eCoursework for the IB Diploma and Career-related programmes, including guidance and next steps for how to get started.

E-books

Read our E-books for IB educators on topics ranging from TOK, PYP and Change Management.

Using ManageBac to Upload to IB eCoursework

Using ManageBac to Upload to IB eCoursework

Review our step-by-step guide for current ManageBac schools on how to use ManageBac to seamlessly submit Internal Assessment coursework samples and completed Internal Assessment forms to the IB eCoursework system.

E-book: Creating Your TOK Department

E-book: Creating Your TOK Department

An E-book for new and beginning TOK coordinators that outlines how to get started, engage your students, and oversee the assessment tasks.

E-Book: Introducing Excellence Into Your TOK Department

E-Book: Introducing Excellence Into Your TOK Department

An E-book for experienced TOK coordinators outlining what it means to be a TOK leader, integrating and marketing TOK, and tips for how to enrich your TOK course.

Crowdsourced Inspiration and Strategies from PYP Educators

Crowdsourced Inspiration and Strategies from PYP Educators

Read our e-book on tips and strategies from PYP educators around the world to get the scoop on how they are leading their teaching teams through the transition process to the enhanced PYP.

E-book: Prepare for the Enhanced PYP

E-book: Prepare for the Enhanced PYP

First look and preview of PYP Next, redesigned from the ground up for the enhanced PYP.

E-book: Change Management

E-book: Change Management

As you transition to the enhanced PYP, find out what the research tells us about how to make your innovations a success.

Case Studies

Read through our case studies, written by schools who used ManageBac to solve a specific problem at their school.

Istanbul International Community School

Istanbul International Community School

Read our case study on Istanbul International Community School who uses ManageBac, OpenApply, and SchoolsBuddy to provide an integrated and best-in-breed modular solution that overcomes many of their school’s challenges.

Island Pacific Academy

Island Pacific Academy

Founded in 2004, Island Pacific Academy is an independent, non-profit, college preparatory, JK-12 school.

South Shore International College Prep

South Shore International College Prep

In 2011, South Shore International College Prep High School opened its doors as one of the new facilities constructed under the ‘Modern Schools Across Chicago’ program.

Mercedes College

Mercedes College

Established in 1954 by the Sisters of Mercy, Mercedes College is a co-educational Catholic school situated in the foothills of Adelaide, South Australia.

École Mondiale World School

École Mondiale World School

Established in 2004 in the Mumbai suburb of Juhu, École Mondiale World School is an international school offering the three IB programmes: the PYP, MYP and DP.

Bavarian International School

Bavarian International School

Located north of Munich in a beautiful and historic schloss, Bavarian International School offers the International Baccalaureate continuum to over 1,000 students of 45 different nationalities.

International School of Central Switzerland

International School of Central Switzerland

Founded in 2008 and located in Cham, Zug, the International School of Central Switzerland (ISOCS) offers the International Baccalaureate Primary Years and Middle Years programmes.

École Mondiale World School

École Mondiale World School

Established in 2004 in the Mumbai suburb of Juhu, École Mondiale World School is an international school offering the three IB programmes: the PYP, MYP and DP.

GEMS World Academy - Dubai

GEMS World Academy - Dubai

GEMS World Academy – Dubai (GWA) is a Pre-K to Grade 12 school established in 2008 as a member of the GEMS Network of schools.

School Resources

Browse our free school resources designed to assist IB teachers and engage students in your IB classroom.

IB Learner Profile stickers

IB Learner Profile stickers

Spark creativity with stickers that spotlight IB Learner Profile, ATL Skills and more.

ISC Report: Impact of COVID-19 on Education Technology in International Schools

ISC Report: Impact of COVID-19 on Education Technology in International Schools

Read the ISC report on the Impact of COVID-19 on Education Technology in International Schools.

PYP Report Card Sample

PYP Report Card Sample

Designed for flexibility and customisation, reflecting the wide diversity of assessment approaches at IB PYP schools.

Sample PYP Portfolio

Sample PYP Portfolio

View our sample PYP Portfolio to see how Student Portfolios can be generated in ManageBac.

Sample PYP Unit Planner

Sample PYP Unit Planner

Preview the experience of Plan, Design & Implement, and Reflect for each unit of inquiry using the ManageBac unit planner.

Sample DP Report Card

Sample DP Report Card

Designed for flexibility and customisation, reflecting the wide diversity of assessment approaches at IB DP schools.

PYP Posters (English)

PYP Posters (English)

Twelve engaging classroom posters illustrated by author and IB teacher Chris Gadbury. Posters highlight the IB Learner Profile, Approaches to Learning, Key Concepts, and more.

PYP Posters (Japanese)

PYP Posters (Japanese)

Twelve engaging classroom posters illustrated by author and IB teacher Chris Gadbury. Posters highlight the IB Learner Profile, Approaches to Learning, Key Concepts, and more.

PYP Stickers

PYP Stickers

Spark creativity with stickers that spotlight Approaches to Learning, Key Concepts, and more.

PYP Maps and Sticker Sheets

PYP Maps and Sticker Sheets

A classroom activity that integrates the PYP’s six transdisciplinary themes. Print out our maps and stickers to use in your classroom, which also comes with an instruction sheet.

PYP Tips and Resources at Your Fingertips

PYP Tips and Resources at Your Fingertips

This PYP digital brochure highlights crowdsourced tips on ManageBac for the PYP programme.

How to Create PYP Next Unit Plans

How to Create PYP Next Unit Plans

Press play and watch a video on How to Create PYP Next Unit Plans in ManageBac.

Programme of Inquiry

Programme of Inquiry

Explore thirty-six fully developed Units of Inquiry for Grades K-5 aligned to commonly used academic standards. Created by a group of leading PYP educators in Portland, Oregon.

Discover the Possibilities: How ManageBac Supports the Diploma Programme

Discover the Possibilities: How ManageBac Supports the Diploma Programme

This DP digital brochure highlights ManageBac for the DP Programme including how we support Curriculum Management, our integration with SMARTPREP, our simplified exam registration process, and more!

MYP Posters

MYP Posters

A poster for your classroom highlighting the MYP Global Contexts.

Sample MYP Report Card

Sample MYP Report Card

Designed for flexibility and customisation, reflecting the wide diversity of assessment approaches at IB MYP schools.

Sample MYP Portfolio

Sample MYP Portfolio

View our sample MYP Portfolio to see how Student Portfolios can be generated in ManageBac.

MYP Unit Planner Sample

MYP Unit Planner Sample

Preview the experience of Plan, Design & Implement, and Reflect for each unit using the ManageBac MYP unit planner.

Explore How ManageBac Supports the MYP

Explore How ManageBac Supports the MYP

This MYP digital brochure highlights how ManageBac supports the MYP programme, including our built-in unit planners, assessment, report cards, student projects, the IB MYP Manager, Assessprep, and more!

MYP ATL Skills Sticker

MYP ATL Skills Sticker

Use this Learner Profile sticker template to print out and use in your classrooms.

Sample DP Unit Planner

Sample DP Unit Planner

Preview the experience of Plan, Design & Implement, and Reflect for each unit using the ManageBac DP unit planner.

DP Trailblazer Posters

DP Trailblazer Posters

Inspire your students with these posters highlighting DP graduates who are changing the world.

Sample CP Report Card

Sample CP Report Card

Our sample CP report card shows how they are designed to include a customisable cover letter, learner profile, ATL skills evaluation, overall progress including homeroom advisory comments and attendance, extra-curricular activities and final grade descriptions.

CP Unit Planner Sample

CP Unit Planner Sample

Preview the experience of Plan, Design & Implement, and Reflect for each unit using the ManageBac CP unit planner.

Sample IGCSE + AP Report Card

Sample IGCSE + AP Report Card

Our sample student report card shows how they are designed to include a customisable cover letter, summary of achievements, attendance records, reflections, and more.

Sample Student Portfolio

Sample Student Portfolio

View our sample Portfolio to see how Student Portfolios can be generated in ManageBac.

Sample Unit Planner

Sample Unit Planner

Preview the experience of Plan, Design & Implement, and Reflect for each unit of inquiry using the ManageBac unit planner.

Videos

Watch our videos to help you navigate ManageBac.

Configuring Unit Standards

Configuring Unit Standards

Align your IB Diploma unit plans with custom, state, provincial or national standards! Learn more about how to access over 600 standards with a click of a button.

Music: « Little Idea » from Bensound.com

Collaborating on DP Units

Collaborating on DP Units

Review how to collaborate in person or remotely when writing your IB Diploma unit plans this academic year!

Music: « Perception » from Bensound.com

Customising Your Unit Planner in ManageBac

Customising Your Unit Planner in ManageBac

One of the major changes highlighted for IB Diploma schools this year is the submission of DP unit plans during evaluation. Here at ManageBac, we have our own pre-built DP template unit planner which is a combination of the three template planners from the IB.

Music: « Creative Minds » from Bensound.com

ManageBac for the IB PYP

ManageBac for the IB PYP

Learn about using ManageBac for the Enhanced PYP, so that you can focus on what matters most - your students.

ManageBac Enhanced PYP: First Look & Preview

ManageBac Enhanced PYP: First Look & Preview

Explore what ManageBac looks like for the newly enhanced PYP.

Introducing ManageBac to Students & Parents

Introducing ManageBac to Students & Parents

Tips and tricks for how to introduce ManageBac to Students and Parents, hosted by Hope Forgey from the International School of Denver.

Navigating ManageBac as an Admin or Teacher

Navigating ManageBac as an Admin or Teacher

A help video designed to help admins navigate ManageBac.

Navigating ManageBac as a Teacher

Navigating ManageBac as a Teacher

A help video designed to help teacher navigate ManageBac.

Tracking CAS as a Student

Tracking CAS as a Student

A help video designed to help students track CAS in ManageBac.

Exploring the ManageBac Help Centre

Exploring the ManageBac Help Centre

A look at the new ManageBac Help Centre to help you find centralised resources across video and text; links to events, what’s new, product roadmap and more; acess to schedule demos and trainings; amd an integrated request platform to submit and track your open tickets.

Solution Briefs

Read our concise solution briefs around our services and offerings.

ManageBac Solution Brief

ManageBac Solution Brief

Our solution brief provides key school decision-makers with all the details they need to assess ManageBac’s fit with their school, including an overview of what ManageBac is, how it works, main product features, and more to help you get started.

Coming Soon - Conducting Online Lessons

Coming Soon - Conducting Online Lessons

Learn more about ManageBac’s upcoming integration with Zoom, as well as how to conduct online lessons using our meeting scheduler within your unit’s Stream & Resources!

Services & Integrations Overview

Services & Integrations Overview

Learn more about Faria Education Group’s integrated technology suite spanning Admissions Management, Learning & Teaching, and Activities Management & Online Payments.

On-Demand Webinars

Watch our pre-recorded webinars which range from topics including remote learning, professional development, ManageBac product updates, and more.

Supporting the Internal Assessment in Biology During Online Learning

Supporting the Internal Assessment in Biology During Online Learning

Databases, simulations, and at-home practicals can support students during periods of online learning as they develop skills for the Internal Assessment in Biology.

Maintaining Wellness in Yourself and your Students During all Academic Delivery Models

Maintaining Wellness in Yourself and your Students During all Academic Delivery Models

This 1-hour webinar will offer teachers an opportunity to discover various strategies that bring awareness of student and teacher wellness during this uncertain time of transition into hybrid and online learning.

Methods and tools for effective remote teaching and assessment in IB level mathematics

Methods and tools for effective remote teaching and assessment in IB level mathematics

Join us as we examine blended learning tools in flipped or semi-flipped classes to enable IB maths students to learn effectively in a remote environment.

Educators Helping Educators: CAS in the Time of COVID

Educators Helping Educators: CAS in the Time of COVID

Join two CAS educators as they share their process for supporting CAS during remote and hybrid learning.

Introducing Pamoja Lesson Suite via ManageBac

Introducing Pamoja Lesson Suite via ManageBac

Pamoja Lesson Suite provides teachers with a range of tailor-made resources to use in their classroom, including course content broken down into lessons, student assessment and monitoring tools.

Pamoja Online Courses and Registration via ManageBac

Pamoja Online Courses and Registration via ManageBac

In this webinar, we'll be discussing Pamoja Online Courses and registration options via ManageBac.

Managing Academic Honesty via Turnitin (ManageBac 201)

Managing Academic Honesty via Turnitin (ManageBac 201)

For Admins & Teachers: How to configure integration with Turnitin and ongoing management on Tasks & Deadlines. We will run through customizing your feedback studio settings and common FAQs.

Student & Advisor driven management of CAS and Service as Action (ManageBac 201)

Student & Advisor driven management of CAS and Service as Action (ManageBac 201)

For CAS/SA Advisors & Supervisors: We will run through advanced management of CAS via Student, Advisor and mixed driven approaches. How you can use activity groups, Reviews & Progress and Report cards to track and guide your students.

Managing Curriculum Standards & Unit Template Customization (ManageBac 201)

Managing Curriculum Standards & Unit Template Customization (ManageBac 201)

For Administrators & Programme Coordinators: We will look at how to import and manage your curriculum on ManageBac, as well as customizing or building your own unit templates to guide your teachers.

Customizing Assessment Options to meet your Reporting needs (ManageBac 201)

Customizing Assessment Options to meet your Reporting needs (ManageBac 201)

For Administrators & Programme Coordinators: We will look at how to configure programme assessment defaults, criteria, rubrics and assessment models. How to set default task types, categories, calculation options and weightings.

Opening ManageBac to your School Community (School Setup)

Opening ManageBac to your School Community (School Setup)

Best-practices to opening access to Students & Parents, from login and training, to tracking activity and mobile access.

Transitioning to the New Academic Year (School Setup)

Transitioning to the New Academic Year (School Setup)

For IT & ManageBac Account Administrators: We will run through how to transition your school's ManageBac account to the new academic year.

ManageBac for Google Schools (School Setup)

ManageBac for Google Schools (School Setup)

For Administrators: We will run through the 3 different types of integration we support with Google, namely Google Single Sign-on, Google Doc uploads, and Google Task templates. We will look at how to enable and use these features within ManageBac.

Configuring School & User Permissions (School Setup)

Configuring School & User Permissions (School Setup)

For IT & ManageBac Account Administrators: We will run through how to configure default permissions for Students & Parents, setting permissions across Portfolio, Classes, Attendance and Reports, as well as specific permissions for individual users.

Configuring Attendance, Timetables & Homerooms for the new year (School Setup)

Configuring Attendance, Timetables & Homerooms for the new year (School Setup)

For IT & ManageBac Account Administrators: We will run through how to add your holiday calendars, configure new academic terms, import timetables, assign homeroom advisors and best-practices to tracking Attendance on ManageBac

Creating Digital Portfolios (ManageBac 101)

Creating Digital Portfolios (ManageBac 101)

Learn how to add goals, connect to greater curricular concepts, and upload files and reflections into ManageBac portfolios.

Creating IB MYP Unit Plans on ManageBac (ManageBac 101)

Creating IB MYP Unit Plans on ManageBac (ManageBac 101)

We'll be discussing how to create unit plans that cater to IB MYP requirements in ManageBac.

Creating IB PYP Unit Plans on ManageBac (ManageBac 101)

Creating IB PYP Unit Plans on ManageBac (ManageBac 101)

We'll be discussing how to create unit plans that cater to IB PYP requirements in ManageBac.

Creating IB Diploma Unit Plans on ManageBac (ManageBac 101)

Creating IB Diploma Unit Plans on ManageBac (ManageBac 101)

We'll be discussing how to create unit plans that cater to IB Diploma requirements in ManageBac.

ManageBac for Parents: How to navigate & track your child's academic progress (ManageBac 101)

ManageBac for Parents: How to navigate & track your child's academic progress (ManageBac 101)

This session is catered to Parents, and how you can get around ManageBac, be it on your web or mobile device.

First-time ManageBac Users: Tips on Getting Started! (ManageBac 101)

First-time ManageBac Users: Tips on Getting Started! (ManageBac 101)

This session is catered to first-time users beginning with ManageBac. How do you login? How can you update your profile and preferences? What are the best-practice tips to getting started and familiar with ManageBac.

ManageBac for Teachers: Tasks & Assessment (ManageBac 101)

ManageBac for Teachers: Tasks & Assessment (ManageBac 101)

For Teachers: We will run through how to create, edit and manage units on ManageBac, looking at the latest Lesson Plan & ResourceBank features, and helping you track your curriculum.

ManageBac for Advisors: Extended Essay, TOK & Projects (ManageBac 101)

ManageBac for Advisors: Extended Essay, TOK & Projects (ManageBac 101)

For Advisors: We will run through how to get started as a CAS, SA or Service Learning advisor, from adding and tracking experiences and reflections, leaving interview notes, configuring questions, submitting supervisor reviews and best-practices to managing your students.

ManageBac for Teachers: Unit & Lesson Planning (ManageBac 101)

ManageBac for Teachers: Unit & Lesson Planning (ManageBac 101)

For Teachers: We will run through how to create, edit and manage units on ManageBac, looking at the latest Lesson Plan & ResourceBank features, and helping you track your curriculum.

ManageBac for Students: Getting Started (ManageBac 101)

ManageBac for Students: Getting Started (ManageBac 101)

This session is catered to Students, and how you can get around ManageBac, be it on your web or mobile device.

Getting Started with the Enhanced PYP on ManageBac (What's New)

Getting Started with the Enhanced PYP on ManageBac (What's New)

We will look at how to manage your PYP Homeroom, an overview of Unit & Lesson Planning as well as managing Student Portfolios

IB School Improvement Series: Predicting Grades – Linking IB Expectations to Assessment

IB School Improvement Series: Predicting Grades – Linking IB Expectations to Assessment

Participants in this session will develop a deep understanding of the role of the predicted grade in the IB assessment model both historically and in the current reality and develop means of more accurately predicting in the future.

IB School Improvement Series: Focus on the Internal Assessment – Learning from the Past and Strategies Moving Forward

IB School Improvement Series: Focus on the Internal Assessment – Learning from the Past and Strategies Moving Forward

Participants will develop a plan for increased alignment with IB expectations that will lead to a more focused internal assessment process that supports better outcomes.

IB School Improvement Series: IB in the Time of Covid 19 – What has happened and the Road Forward

IB School Improvement Series: IB in the Time of Covid 19 – What has happened and the Road Forward

Participants will gain an understanding of how the IB awarded scores in May of 2020 and how that helps as a guide for supporting the class of 2021.

Launching the New Economics Syllabus

Launching the New Economics Syllabus

This collaborative webinar will begin by reviewing the new Economics Syllabus. It will consider what changes have been applied to both content, pedagogy and assessment.

The Future of ManageBac

The Future of ManageBac

Come hear about our latest updates, product roadmap for 2020, and beyond! We’re excited to share details on our updated portfolios & eCoursework integration, collaborative real-time unit planning, expanded standards coverage, our newly released iOS and Android apps, and our new integration with Pamoja!

Opening Session: The Role of Curriculum in the COVID Era

Opening Session: The Role of Curriculum in the COVID Era

As educators and students plan for an uncertain year of in-person, remote or a hybrid model of learning, it is imperative to build an adaptive curriculum.

Making Learning Visible: Curating three milestone experiences of an IB education

Making Learning Visible: Curating three milestone experiences of an IB education

The PYP Exhibition, the MYP Personal Project and the Diploma Extended Essay are three milestones in an IB students educational experience.

Setting Up A Great TOK Department

Setting Up A Great TOK Department

Key things to get right if you’re running a TOK department for the first time We’ll consider structuring the course, resourcing your department, and how to engage both your students and the other members of the DP faculty.

Academic Honesty in a Digital World

Academic Honesty in a Digital World

Academic Honesty has become even more important since the shift to remote learning. Having the right mindset about how to enforce it, as well as how it is approached in the online classroom, can help both students and teachers.

Deeper Dive into New Remote Learning Tools in ManageBac

Deeper Dive into New Remote Learning Tools in ManageBac

Join the ManageBac Support team as we review best practices and new tools for distance and remote learning on ManageBac. We’ll be demonstrating how to schedule online lessons, organise lesson plans, and keep in touch with your school community.

El Futuro de ManageBac

El Futuro de ManageBac

¡Ven a conocer nuestras últimas actualizaciones, el mapa vial del producto para 2020 y más! ¡Estamos entusiasmados de compartir detalles sobre nuestros portafolios actualizados y la integración de eCoursework, planificación de unidades colaborativas en tiempo real, cobertura de estándares ampliada, nuestras aplicaciones iOS y Android recientemente lanzadas, y nuestra nueva integración con Pamoja!

Deeper Dive into IB Exams and ManageBac

Deeper Dive into IB Exams and ManageBac

Learn more about ManageBac’s integration with IBIS and how to create a painless and streamlined exam registration process each year for your IB Diploma students!

Improving School to Home Communication with ManageBac

Improving School to Home Communication with ManageBac

With the advent of more remote learning models, we review all the ways you can use ManageBac to keep students and parents up to date with latest school news, how to provide feedback in a meaningful way, and our new Presentation Mode and chat systems!

Maneras Creativas para Fomentar Reflexiones más Profundas de tus Estudiantes en CAS

Maneras Creativas para Fomentar Reflexiones más Profundas de tus Estudiantes en CAS

Las demandas académicas de un estudiante de IB son tremendas, pero también deseamos apoyar a los estudiantes en sus capacidades de reflexión profunda y relevante.

Customising Templates in ManageBac

Customising Templates in ManageBac

Creating a unit template that meets the needs of your process and pedagogy is key to a successful process. Over the years, we have learned that a relevant and current unit template can be one of the major success factors for a curriculum process.

Adapting CAS (creativity, activity and service) in our Remote Learning Classrooms

Adapting CAS (creativity, activity and service) in our Remote Learning Classrooms

Join Nick as he explores new ways to support students with CAS during remote learning. He will share ideas and personal experience that guide students in adapting their experiences on creativity, activity and service. By pointing out best practices, teachers will walk away with new ideas on how to identify good experiences, especially adapting to the new teaching realities.

Improving School to Home Communication with ManageBac

Improving School to Home Communication with ManageBac

With the advent of more remote learning models, we review all the ways you can use ManageBac to keep students and parents up to date with latest school news, how to provide feedback in a meaningful way, and our new Presentation Mode and chat systems!

Supporting Student Learning with SMARTPREP

Supporting Student Learning with SMARTPREP

Join the SMARTPREP team as they share some of the updates to SMARTPREP that will support teachers and students whether they are learning in person or remote. Explore the new subjects launching soon, feature updates and the product roadmap.

AssessPrep for Remote Assessments

AssessPrep for Remote Assessments

COVID 19 has led to major disruptions for schools, teachers, and students across the world. Join us for this webinar and find out how you can continue the learning and assessment process for your students remotely.

Making the Most of TOK 2022

Making the Most of TOK 2022

Join Michael Dunn, as he walks through: The big changes that the new syllabus will bring, and how this will impact on your running of your TOK department We’ll consider integrating the course with the rest of the DP, marketing your TOK department, and what makes a truly brilliant TOK course The webinar will link to the new TOK coordinator’s guide (part 2), published by ManageBac in association with theoryofknowledge.net.

线上教学如何发展学习者的学习方法

线上教学如何发展学习者的学习方法

此次演讲主要介绍教师如何利用线上教学的工具帮助学生发展学习方法:研究技能、思考技能、沟通技能、社交技能以及自我管理技能。演讲者将通过案例分享、问题分析,结合理论与实际为一线教育者提供新的教学思考。

Equity in Education Series: Teaching Tolerance's Social Justice Standards

Equity in Education Series: Teaching Tolerance's Social Justice Standards

Join us as Kimberly Burkhalter, from Teaching Tolerance, provides insight into the Social Justice Standards.

Student and Parent Navigation on ManageBac

Student and Parent Navigation on ManageBac

For any teacher who has ever wondered what their class sees when they log into ManageBac, or wants a deeper understanding of how students and parents can use the system to its full potential, this workshop is for you. We’ll review both views, the similarities and differences from the teacher view, and how to introduce new users to ManageBac each year.

Equity in Education Series: Educators Supporting Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Equity in Education Series: Educators Supporting Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Join the conversation, as a panelist of educators discuss ways they are addressing diversity, equity & inclusion in their schools.

ATL Series: Teaching Collaborative skills in the MYP

ATL Series: Teaching Collaborative skills in the MYP

If these skills are so important we cannot leave them to chance, how do we then effectively teach these skills in a planned and strategic manner?

What's New at ManageBac: June 2020

What's New at ManageBac: June 2020

Join us for a comprehensive overview of all of ManageBac's latest feature updates so far in the second quarter of 2020, as well as our plans for the next three months.

Creating Templates that Work in Across non-IB Academic Programmes in ManageBac

Creating Templates that Work in Across non-IB Academic Programmes in ManageBac

Join us, as we explore the common shifts schools make in their templates to maximize the impact of their curriculum planning process.

Why document your non-IB curricula in ManageBac?

Why document your non-IB curricula in ManageBac?

In this webinar, we will explore the advantages of using ManageBac to document your non-IB curriculum and the steps in a process for documenting your curriculum.

Managing your Academic Programmes Beyond the IB

Managing your Academic Programmes Beyond the IB

Join us, as we dive into how ManageBac can support the IB, as well as other programmes, such as IGCSE, AP Curriculum, national curriculum and many others.

Introducing the new ManageBac unit planner template for the IB DP & MYP

Introducing the new ManageBac unit planner template for the IB DP & MYP

We will run through the new in-line unit planners with real-time collaboration, on-going unit reflections, stream & resources and how you can manage & customize unit templates.

Exploring Epistemic Inquiry and Why it is so Effective

Exploring Epistemic Inquiry and Why it is so Effective

The webinar will explain how epistemic inquiry is based on 4 big questions about knowledge. What exists? How do things happen? How do we come to know? What should we do with this knowledge?

How Schools are Supporting Remote Learning with ManageBac

How Schools are Supporting Remote Learning with ManageBac

Join us, as we bring together educators from across Europe to discuss how they are using ManageBac to support remote learning.

Tips and Tricks for Facilitating Virtual Professional Development

Tips and Tricks for Facilitating Virtual Professional Development

Join us for a conversation about facilitating meaningful and tailored remote professional development.

Prioritize Curriculum Goals: Transitioning to Online Instruction

Prioritize Curriculum Goals: Transitioning to Online Instruction

In this webinar, we will share practical tips for reviewing curriculum to set goals and document both what will, and what will not, become a priority for online instruction.

Teachers Helping Teachers: A Conversation with Early Years Teachers

Teachers Helping Teachers: A Conversation with Early Years Teachers

Our panelist of teachers will share their tips and strategies about shifting their early years classroom to a virtual environment.

What's New with ManageBac: March 2020

What's New with ManageBac: March 2020

Join us for a comprehensive overview of all of ManageBac’s latest feature updates so far in the first quarter of 2020, as well as our plans for the next three months.

Using ManageBac in a Remote Environment

Using ManageBac in a Remote Environment

Join us to learn more about how ManageBac can support remote and online learning.

Creating Meaningful Online Assessments in a Remote Learning Environment Using AssessPrep

Creating Meaningful Online Assessments in a Remote Learning Environment Using AssessPrep

Learn how you can continue the learning and assessment process for your students remotely with AssessPrep.

How to Conduct Remote Assessments with AssessPrep - Live Q&A

How to Conduct Remote Assessments with AssessPrep - Live Q&A

Join us to find out how you can continue the learning and assessment process for your students remotely.

Leaders Helping Leaders: A Conversation on Supporting Differentiation in a Remote Learning Environment

Leaders Helping Leaders: A Conversation on Supporting Differentiation in a Remote Learning Environment

Several leaders share their current strategies around differentiating the curriculum and learning in a remote environment.

Leaders Helping Leaders: A Conversation on Supporting Teachers Virtually

Leaders Helping Leaders: A Conversation on Supporting Teachers Virtually

It is important that we build in opportunities to connect as so many move into remote learning, work and social distancing.

Leaders Helping Leaders: A Conversation about Remote Learning

Leaders Helping Leaders: A Conversation about Remote Learning

It is important that we build in opportunities to connect as so many move into remote learning, work and social distancing.

How we learn - Designing learning experiences in the Middle Years Programme

How we learn - Designing learning experiences in the Middle Years Programme

This webinar aims to give an overview of theories of learning and a cognitive framework for understanding them in order to inform and improve our delivery.

Leaders Helping Leaders: A Conversation on Assessment Practices during Remote Learning

Leaders Helping Leaders: A Conversation on Assessment Practices during Remote Learning

Join us as we have 3 leaders share their current strategies on assessing students during a remote learning environment.

Curriculum Writing: Sharpen Your Focus with Content and Skills

Curriculum Writing: Sharpen Your Focus with Content and Skills

This webinar will walk you through how to clearly articulate and identify your content and skills in addition to providing tips and tricks.

Social Media: a Springboard for Narrative, Argument, and Student Self-Refection

Social Media: a Springboard for Narrative, Argument, and Student Self-Refection

This webinar will examine how social media (Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter) can serve as a platform for students to create original narratives and arguments with which members of the entire school community can interact.

Prioritize Curriculum Goals: Transitioning to Online Instruction

Prioritize Curriculum Goals: Transitioning to Online Instruction

As educators and students shift from school-based instruction to home-based instruction, it is imperative to consider the curriculum goals for all remaining units and prioritize an appropriate scope of learning for the remainder of the year.

Curriculum Writing: Enduring Understanding & Essential Questions

Curriculum Writing: Enduring Understanding & Essential Questions

In this webinar we will explore how to develop strong enduring understandings and essential questions for unit plans.

Leading Teams Virtually

Leading Teams Virtually

The Covid-19 pandemic is challenging schools in ways many of us have never experienced before.

ManageBac: CAS for Beginners (DP)

ManageBac: CAS for Beginners (DP)

This webinar will walk through best practices managing your school's CAS programme on ManageBac. Guest presenter will be Tom Brodie.

Maneras Creativas para Fomentar Reflexiones más Profundas de tus Estudiantes en CAS

Maneras Creativas para Fomentar Reflexiones más Profundas de tus Estudiantes en CAS

Únase a nosotros siguiendo el trayecto de una profesora en su esfuerzo para promover que sus estudiantes de CAS realicen reflexiones más profundas y relevantes en su servicio de proyecto educativo.

Teachers Helping Teachers: A Conversation about Shifts in Teaching for Remote Learning

Teachers Helping Teachers: A Conversation about Shifts in Teaching for Remote Learning

As we enter a new landscape for schools and teachers are shifting their classrooms online, it is important that educators build in opportunities to collaborate, share, & connect with each other.

Teachers Helping Teachers: A Conversation with Early Years Teachers

Teachers Helping Teachers: A Conversation with Early Years Teachers

Our panelist of teachers will share their tips and strategies about shifting their early years classroom to a virtual environment.

The Coronavirus: Questions the Board and Management Need to be Considering

The Coronavirus: Questions the Board and Management Need to be Considering

The coronavirus has many schools in a perfect storm of uncertainty, panic and rapid adjustment.

Transitioning to the Next Academic Year

Transitioning to the Next Academic Year

Start your school year strong by following along with our webinar on transitioning your ManageBac account.

IBIS: Registering DP Students for Exams on ManageBac

IBIS: Registering DP Students for Exams on ManageBac

A step by step guide on registering students for their IB Diploma exams.

Collaboratively Developing and Refining Your Programme of Inquiry

Collaboratively Developing and Refining Your Programme of Inquiry

A team of PYP educators and coordinators will share different approaches developing and refining a POI.

Successfully Managing Change: Transitioning to PYP Next

Successfully Managing Change: Transitioning to PYP Next

PYP schools around the world are in a period of innovation and advancement as teachers engage with the enhanced PYP.

Part 1: Building a Wellness Program: Unique Challenges and Opportunities

Part 1: Building a Wellness Program: Unique Challenges and Opportunities

Schools with effective wellness programs experience many benefits including decreased teacher and student absenteeism and improved academic performance.

Part 2: Building a Wellness Program: Decreasing Student and Teacher Stress Is it Possible This Close to Exams

Part 2: Building a Wellness Program: Decreasing Student and Teacher Stress Is it Possible This Close to Exams

This is the second in the three part school wellness series focusing on how to recognize and combat the student and teacher stress that is inescapable in international schools.

Part 3: Building a Wellness Program: So Now What? Applicable Strategies & Next Steps

Part 3: Building a Wellness Program: So Now What? Applicable Strategies & Next Steps

The aim of all IB programmes is to develop internationally minded people who recognize their common humanity and shared guardianship of the planet.

What’s new with PYP Next on ManageBac in 2020?

What’s new with PYP Next on ManageBac in 2020?

In this webinar, we review our PYP Next updates since September 2019, including report cards and portfolios improvements.

Exploring PYP Exhibition

Exploring PYP Exhibition

A webinar for experienced practitioners or those new to Exhibition, join Sonya terBorg in walking through the expectations of the PYP Exhibition as it relates to the Enhancements to the PYP.

Let's Discuss Agency in the PYP

Let's Discuss Agency in the PYP

Join Ali Ezzeddine and the FariaPD team as they examine the role of Agency in the Enhanced PYP.

ManageBac: Building Quality Curriculum in the IB Middle Years Programme

ManageBac: Building Quality Curriculum in the IB Middle Years Programme

There is a temptation to plan an MYP unit towards the assessment, or from the key concepts and the global context, oftentimes to meet mapping expectations.

ATL Skills Progression: How to Plan for it and Track Progress

ATL Skills Progression: How to Plan for it and Track Progress

Programme Standards and Practices C2.1b requires that schools provide a ATL Planning chart for all years of the MYP programme.

Guidelines and Suggestions for the Articulation of the Written Curriculum in the MYP

Guidelines and Suggestions for the Articulation of the Written Curriculum in the MYP

Stefana Stefansson shares her own experience making and adjusting a curriculum based on the relevant IB literature with a focus on mapping out a flexible yet rigorous curriculum articulation.

International Mindedness in the MYP

International Mindedness in the MYP

The aim of all IB programmes is to develop internationally minded people who recognize their common humanity and shared guardianship of the planet.

Making the Most of the IBDP Learner Portfolio

Making the Most of the IBDP Learner Portfolio

Learn best practices for the IB Diploma Learner Portfolio, and how ManageBac can support this feature.

The IBCP: Integrating the Core Components - Service Learning

The IBCP: Integrating the Core Components - Service Learning

This webinar will provide an overview of service learning requirements and types of service options.

The IBCP: Integrating the Core Components - Language Development

The IBCP: Integrating the Core Components - Language Development

This webinar provides an overview of language development requirements and language options.

Building Strong Portfolios

Building Strong Portfolios

One of the key elements of a student-centered education is a carefully and thoughtfully curated portfolio that provides insight into learning.

Assessment and Reporting: that aids learning

Assessment and Reporting: that aids learning

Identifying the purpose and impacts of planned units, Philosophy of assessment, Current trends in reporting assessed learning.

Transfer: Building a Curriculum that is Conceptual and Connected

Transfer: Building a Curriculum that is Conceptual and Connected

Being “Focused on conceptual understanding” is the fundamental principle in the Approaches to Teaching but its role in units can often remain unclear.

Introducing the Upcoming ManageBac TOK Coordinator’s Guide Part 1: Creating your TOK Department

Introducing the Upcoming ManageBac TOK Coordinator’s Guide Part 1: Creating your TOK Department

In our first webinar to introduce the upcoming ManageBac TOK Coordinator’s Guide, we look at support provided in the publication for first-time TOK Coordinators.

Academic Honesty and ManageBac

Academic Honesty and ManageBac

Review how to handle Academic Honesty in the Internet era, and how ManageBac can help.

Integrating Google Docs with ManageBac

Integrating Google Docs with ManageBac

Find more ways to engage students in ManageBac with our Google Docs integration.

SMARTPREP for Beginners

SMARTPREP for Beginners

The SMARTPREP IB App was designed by IB alumni and experienced teaching faculty from around the world. Taking flash cards - a proven format - as a foundation and adding an array of helpful interactive features, SMARTPREP aims to make the Diploma Programme less overwhelming and easier to tackle and conquer.

SMARTPREP for Teachers-the Integration and Exercises

SMARTPREP for Teachers-the Integration and Exercises

Where does the classroom start, where does it end? SMARTPREP, together with ManageBac, have designed features that help tear down the traditional confines. SMARTPREP Exercise and ManageBac Stream & Resources give teachers ways to reach all learners, in class and beyond.

Pop-up workshop with Gillian Williams: My approach to solving some key IB DP ES&S challenges

Pop-up workshop with Gillian Williams: My approach to solving some key IB DP ES&S challenges

This four webinar series is an opportunity to get involved in practical 30min conversations with an incredible mix of IB teachers and authors.

Pop-up workshop with Manuel Capelo: My approach to solving some key IBDP Spanish B challenges

Pop-up workshop with Manuel Capelo: My approach to solving some key IBDP Spanish B challenges

This four part webinar series is an opportunity to get involved in practical 30min conversations with an incredible mix of IB teachers and authors.

Pop-up workshop with Dr Chris Martin: My approach to solving some key IB DP Chemistry challenges

Pop-up workshop with Dr Chris Martin: My approach to solving some key IB DP Chemistry challenges

This four part webinar series is an opportunity to get involved in practical 30min conversations with an incredible mix of IB teachers and authors.

Pop-up workshop with Michael Haese: My approach to solving some key IB DP Mathematics A&A and A&I challenges

Pop-up workshop with Michael Haese: My approach to solving some key IB DP Mathematics A&A and A&I challenges

his four webinar series is an opportunity to get involved in practical 30min conversations with an incredible mix of IB teachers and authors.

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Curriculum Magazine: Issue 1

Curriculum Magazine: Issue 1

May 2020