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Wildwood IB World Magnet School
The IB's Primary and Middle Years Programs let students pursue their interests and develop their collaborative, thinking, and problem-solving skills within a rigorous academic framework.
Wildwood IB World Magnet School rises above extraordinary conditions and demands through creative ways to extend its resources without compromising student needs and learning outcomes.
An inquiry-based curriculum requires both planning and flexibility, as well as a teacher knowing the students well enough to anticipate their interests and limits.
The inquiry-based model calls on students to develop questions to investigate and connect to other content.
When students guide the parent-teacher conference, they take ownership of their learning.
Intentional teacher collaboration creates a strong professional culture and spreads good ideas room to room.
Wildwood IB World Magnet School uses the inquiry-based model to put students in charge of their learning, with lessons that stem from student questions and harness the power of curiosity.
At Wildwood IB World Magnet School, teacher collaboration fosters a supportive professional culture, lessens teacher conflict, and provides students with schoolwide best practices.
Putting students in the driver's seat of their parent-teacher conferences creates opportunities for reflection, engagement, and agency.