IB Educators: Earn an IB Advanced Certificate
The University of Alberta is one of only three Canadian universities that is IB recognized to offer programs of graduate-level study that fulfill the academic requirement for an IB Advanced Certificate in Teaching and Learning Research and one of only two Canadian universities that is IB recognized to offer programs of graduate-level that fulfill the academic requirement for an an IB Advanced Certificate in Leadership Research. Completion of the MES provides IB educators with the opportunity to register with IBO for one of these two certificates. The Advanced Certificate credential acknowledges your profound understandings of evidence-based practices in the IB context and offers you a competitive advantage to prospective employers.
Please note that additional requirements set by the IB must be satisfied; please check the IBO website for current requirements.
Our faculty will assist you in identifying an area(s) of educational interest and will provide support as you build your knowledge base, enhance your capacity to translate theory into IB practice, and identify areas for further investigation into educational improvement in the IB context.
For more information on IB Advanced Certificates, click here.