EDUCATION FOR LIFE—the mission of the IB

  • The International Baccalaureate organization aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.
  • To this end IBO works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programmes of international education and rigorous assessment.
  • These programmes encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.

Aims Of The IB

  • Provide rigorous and broad-based curricula and assessments
  • Maintain high academic standards common to schools worldwide
  • Allow students to develop individual talents and responsibility for their own inquiry-based learning
  • Foster critical and compassionate thinkers
  • Open the window between the classroom and the outside world
  • Foster a lifelong interest in learning as well as becoming an informed and responsible citizen
  • Promote international understanding and a respect for the variety of cultures
  • Facilitate university entrance around the world

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    W.G. Enloe High School
    Raleigh, North Carolina
    United States of America
    2385 Students 04/05
    Founded: 1962

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