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Librarians Masterclass: a Focus on the EE

16 Oct 2021 | 09:00 UK
STANDARD FEE £195.00 + VAT (if applicable)

A late booking surcharge of £100 will be applied to all bookings made 10 days or less in advance of a workshop

About the Masterclass

This is a 4-hour Masterclass focusing on developing your knowledge and understanding of the EE and your role in supporting students, staff, and coordinators in their respective roles.

  • Explore the IB EE guide and other relevant policies, learn the Librarian Dos & Don’ts for the EE, and share best practices in academic support.
  • Know the various roles & responsibilities in the EE process (student, supervisor, coordinator), and consider how best to support each in order to maximize student learning and achievement.
  • Deepen your understanding of academic integrity and how it interacts with high stakes assessments, and consider how a ‘systems approach’ to policy helps reduce mal-practice rather than merely respond to it.
  • Practice ‘Plagiarism triage’ by learning how to use a software checker (such as Turnitin) as a micro feedback tool, rather than a big stick.

PLUS   Collaborate on a workshop series of EE skills for students:

  • How to write your research question
  • Research practices for both open internet and academic sources
  • Essential bridging skills such as Note-taking & Brainstorming
  • Citation & bibliography
  • The art of good reflective writing
  • Leveraging technology to increase efficiency and quality during the research process
Masterclass Leader(s)
Alan Jacques

School librarian with a Masters in Information Science and 15 years’ experience collaborating with teachers and school leadership to improve Reading, Literacy, and Information Literacy.  My personal approach is to blend the best of traditional librarianship with new technology, with…


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About your booking

Once you have made your booking, you will receive an automatically generated BOOKING ACKNOWLEDGEMENT and an invoice (or a receipted invoice if you have paid by credit card). Shortly after that, once we have processed your booking, you will receive an email from us with further information.

Once we have confirmed that the workshop will go ahead we will send you a confirmation email and an information pack which tells you everything that you need to know about joining your sessions. The links to join your sessions will be sent to you by email around 2 days before your sessions start.

If you have any queries regarding your booking, please contact us at admin@ibicus.org.uk

IBICUS organises teacher training programmes for schools in over 130 countries around the world.

Originally established to support the IB Schools community, we have been authorised by the IBO to run their full range of official certified Professional Development teacher-training workshops since 2003. We also offer Masterclasses and Seminars for IB and non-IB schools and specialist training for individual schools.

INTENSIVE TIMETABLE

All our workshops listed as starting at 09:00 UK time run to the same timetable:

Day 1 08:30-08:55 set up
  09:00-13:30 inc breaks
Day 2 09:00-13:30 inc breaks
Day 3 09:00-13:30 inc breaks

VIRTUAL FORMAT

The entire 2021 calendar will be delivered virtually.

All of our workshops are intensive, interactive and delivered via ZOOM. Although it’s great to be in the same room, the intensive nature of our format (4 hours per day with short breaks) means that everyone really retains focus and stays on- point.