IEC 001-PYP/MYP: Teaching and Learning (PYP/MYP)(Summer 2018)

Cost: $675.00 CAD
Date/Time: 06/11/2018 - 08/31/2018

Registration for this course is now closed. Please check back next semester.

Course Description:
This course provides an overview of international education and the role of the International Baccalaureate (IB) in determining principles, standards and practices for the K-12 continuum.  This course introduces the nature of inquiry, the role of standards and assessment in formulating instruction in IB settings. 


NOTE:  This course is open to all students eligible for the International Educator Certificate program.  For those who are commencing their teacher education program (e.g., Ontario B.Ed. Year 1 students), it is highly recommended that you start the program by enrolling in this course.   

Once registration is submitted, students must specify their intended specialization: 
  • Primary Years Programme (PYP) 
  • Middle Years Programme (MYP) 
Please identify your intended specialization via email to as soon as possible after registering.




  • Have an initial qualification that is the first degree of a university or other institution, or possess a qualification and/or experience that is deemed equivalent.  This usually refers to a Bachelor's degree. 
  • Have a recognized teaching qualification or be in the process of completing an education degree.  The IBO does acknowledge that some experienced IB teachers may not hold a current teaching qualification.  In such cases, a minimum of three years full time professional teaching experience in a government-approved/registered school is required.