The aim of all IB programmes is to develop internationally minded people who, recognizing their common humanity and shared guardianship of the planet as they help to create a better and more peaceful world.
We nurture curiosity and develop skills for enquiry and research. We grow to learn independently and with others. We focus on learning for life.
We develop and use conceptual understandings, exploring knowledge across a range of disciplines. We engage with issues and ideas that are locally and globally significant.
We use critical and creative thinking skills to analyze and take responsible action on complex issues. We exercise initiative in making reasoned, ethical decisions.
We express ourselves confidently and creatively in many ways. We collaborate effectively, listening carefully to the perspectives of others.
We act with integrity and honesty, with a strong sense of fairness and justice, respecting the dignity and rights of all people. We take responsibility for our actions and their consequences.
We appreciate the cultures, values and traditions of others. Considering other points of view and growing from the experience.
We show empathy, compassion and respect. We have a commitment to service which enables us to make a positive difference to the lives of others and the world around us.
We approach uncertainty with forethought and determination – working either independently or cooperatively to explore new ideas and innovative strategies. We are resourceful and resilient in the face of challenges and change.
We understand the importance of balancing our intellectual, physical, and emotional wellbeing. We recognize our interdependence with other people and the world in which we live.
We thoughtfully consider the world and our own ideas and experience, seeking to understand our strengths and weaknesses in order to grow.