Acronyms dictionary


What does IB stand for?

IB is an acronym that stands for International Baccalaureate. IB (formerly IBO) is a foundation in Geneva, Switzerland, that develops international education programs for children between the ages of 3 and 19.

Examples of IB

Adoption of the IB curriculum in a school ensures that the school is brought up to international standards.
Schools Across Frontiers, 2003
The IB network includes mainly global actors, such as the Diploma Programme (DP), IB schools and the IB organisation, IB schools associations but also a myriad of local actors such as political leaders, national education administrations and local authorities.
Globalization, Societies and Education, September 2015
I was in the IB program in high school and having taken English HL and Math HL, it seems like I can get credits for the communications requirement and Math 100+101 and skip these courses altogether.
u/karenias, Reddit, May, 2012

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