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ISJ Fall 2021: What to do if examinations are not possible / Anton Beguin


The global pandemic, which led to the closing of schools around the world, meant it was impossible to administer all IB examinations in May 2020 and again for a substantial proportion of schools in November 2020 and May 2021. These extraordinary circumstances left the IB with a huge challenge: ensuring that the students affected by the pandemic still received a valuable and fair recognition for their IB education,
while at the same time reflecting the fact that schools were working in a hugely volatile environment […]