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ISJ Spring 2022: Innovative Orientation Approaches At IB World Schools / Rick Fitzpatrick


A survey of the orientation process for incoming Grade 11 students in dozens of IB World Schools (international and non-international) across the globe reveals an interesting array of ways that schools organise this process. Four patterns emerge. This article unpacks each and embeds them within today’s context, where social and emotional learning has gained increasing prominence during the Covid-19 pandemic.