For many people, developing self-confidence can be difficult. According to IB DP alumna, Sammie Walker Herrera, it’s worth the effort.
IB students around the globe make a huge difference to their communities by taking action when they apply what they are learning in the classroom and beyond. Sahib’s hard work was recognized when she was awarded the President’s Volunteer Service Award.
We spoke with German European School Manila, Philippines (GESM) on their work in creating and organizing a virtual event connecting students to universities around the world.
Rebecca Pohl, High school counsellor, at American School of Warsaw shares her school’s inspiring efforts to fundraise and help Ukrainian refugees in Poland.
At a time where sustainability is at the forefront of many business strategies, IB Diploma Programme (DP) students at Christ Junior College, Bengaluru, India decided to create a creativity, activity, service (CAS) project to investigate corporate involvement in the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
After consuming a lot of negative news, the Sustainable Team at GEMS Modern Academy decided to create an e-Book to inspire young changemakers who wish to make a difference.
Diploma Programme (DP) student Sara and Agustina decided to give back to their community by purchasing essential items for a nursing home.
Diploma Programme (DP) students Layla and Shahla made and sold accessories to raise funds to stem the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus).
When Canada went into lockdown due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, Ryan developed an app to help his community stay safe and healthy.
After Micaela read a story about the elderly being isolated from their families due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, she founded ‘Giving smiles’ as a way to provide encouragement.
In a time of uncertainty and hardship, GD Goenka World School decided to make June the creativity, activity, service (CAS) month in hopes to lift their community up through different projects.
Diploma Programme (DP) coordinator Dr James Minor explains how supporting Black-owned businesses can bring about real change in the fight against systemic racism.
Elmar Ismagilov helped a local community school in Russia prepare for online teaching during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic.
Students raise money to provide restaurant meals for medical staff during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, as part of their creativity, activity, service (CAS) project.
Wearing a face mask in public areas has become mandatory in many countries. Find out how these IB students are creating masks for those in need.