Staff will use deliberate strategies , skills and attributes that will support the IB teaching and learning environment and support the belief that a students education is not only what you learn but it’s how you learn. This in turn will create more effective learners who can apply their knowledge and skills of effective ways for them to learn in their key stage 4 and 5 studies. Students will have opportunities to develop through learning:

Communication Skills
  • Exchanging thoughts, messages and information effectively through interaction
  • Reading, writing and using language to gather and communicate information
Social Skills
  • Working effectively with others
Self Management Skills
  • Managing time and tasks effectively
  • Managing state of mind
  • (Re)considering the process of learning; choosing and using Approaches to Learning skills (reflection)
Research Skills
  • Finding, interpreting, judging and creating information
  • Interacting with media to use and create ideas and information
Thinking Skills
  • Analysing and evaluating issues and ideas
  • Generating novel ideas and considering new perspectives
  • Using skills and knowledge in multiple context