The International Baccalaureate is big on acronyms. Here are just a few you’ll here if you are involved in the program…
IA – Internal Assessment – Any assessments required of the IB Program that are graded by Academy faculty.
EA – External Assessment – Any assessments required of the IB Program that are graded by IB Examiners.
CAS – Creativity, Action, Service – 150 hours of extracurricular activities required of diploma candidates.
EE – Extended Essay – 4,000 word essay required of every diploma candidate.
IOC – Interactive Oral Commentary – externally assessed recorded commentary in both English and Modern Language
WA – Writing Assessment – externally assessed essay in both English and Modern Language
IOP – Interactive Oral Presentation – internally assessed recorded commentary in both English
DCP – Data, Collection, and Processing – The data collection and analysis portion of the Science Internal Assessments
MLI – Musical Links Investigation – Externally assessed Assessment in IB Music
SOE – Summary of Evidence