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Schools across frontiers : the story of the International Baccalaureate and the United World Colleges

Author: A D C Peterson
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Open Court, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This is a personal history of the International Baccalaureate (IB) and the United World Colleges (UWC), by educator Alec Peterson, who played a pioneering role in forming them. There are two new  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A D C Peterson
ISBN: 0812695054 9780812695052
OCLC Number: 48837050
Description: xvii, 395 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword / the Prince of Wales --
1. The Founding of Atlantic College --
2. The Founding of the International Baccalaureate --
3. From Educational Aims to a Curriculum and Examination --
4. The Six-Year Experiment with the International Baccalaureate --
5. Mountbatten and the Expansion of the United World Colleges --
6. The International Baccalaureate in North America --
7. The Second Decade and Today --
8. Some Issues for the Future --
9. The United World Colleges in the New Millennium / David Sutcliffe --
10. Phenomenal Growth of the IB / Ian Hill --
11. The People Who Made the IBO / Ian Hill --
12. Looking Ahead / Ian Hill --
App. A. Schools Offering the IB Program --
App. B. Schools Offering the Middle Years Program --
App. C. Schools Offering the Primary Years Program.
Responsibility: A.D.C. Peterson ; foreword by his Royal Highness the Prince of Wales.

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