ISTA present...

Fairfax County IB workshop - DP Theatre Category 1 & 2 (Combined)

March 13 - March 15, 2024

Booking Closed

Please note that this training is for teachers from Public School Districts in Northeast United States only.

Please also note that this is a combined training. Teachers will need to sign up for either Category 1 or 2 based on your teaching experience and will only qualify in that category. However they will be taught alongside each other during this event.

About the workshop


Workshop goals
Category 1
The Category 1 DP Theatre workshop is designed to prepare participants to teach DP theatre in a manner that supports the IB mission statement and philosophy.

This workshop is recommended for teachers of IB DP Theatre from schools that are applying to offer the Diploma programme, or new/ recently appointed Theatre teachers from IB World Schools. They also provide professional development and assistance for educators in schools that have decided to or are considering, applying for IB authorisation. Educators who are new to a school with an existing IB programme or are interested in joining an IB school are also eligible. No previous knowledge is required.

Target audience
This workshop is recommended for teachers of Theatre from schools which have taken the decision to apply to offer the Diploma programme or new or recently appointed Theatre teachers from IB World Schools.

Category 2
This workshop is designed to provide a forum for experienced DP theatre teachers to focus on ways to develop programme delivery, assessment, teaching and learning.

This workshop is for experienced Theatre teachers from IB World Schools. Teachers must have either attended a previous Category 1 workshop in Theatre OR have been teaching DP Theatre for a number of years. The overall purpose of workshops in this category is to provide a forum for experienced IB educators to focus on assessment and programme delivery.

Target audience
All teachers of the NEW DP Theatre course beginning in 2022 for cohorts graduating in May/November 2024.

Diploma Programme (DP) Theatre teachers who have prepared students for at least one DP exam session in Theatre.

Unsure about which Category is the best fit for you? Check out our Guide to selecting your best fit Category here.

About your workshop leader


TBC

Important information


Venue
Marshall High School
7731 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church
VA 22043
United States

Venue website

Event Manager
Sophie Galton

For participants
Registration is now open
Registration closes 28th February 2024

Workshop timings
The workshop begins at 8:00am on Wednesday 13th March 2024 and ends at 1:00pm on Friday 15th March 2024.

Participants are expected to attend all sessions on all days.

Finances


Registration fees
Please email tom@ista.co.uk for details.

Please note
The registration fee is for the training only and does not include lunch.
You will be invoiced for your booking and the invoice is payable within 21 days of receipt.

Arrivals and departures


Participants are advised to arrive shortly before 8am on Wednesday 13th March 2024 and should not plan to leave the venue before 1:00pm on Friday 15th March 2024.

Late arrivals and early departures will result in the certificate of attendance not being issued.

What to bring


What to bring
Current DP Theatre Course Guide.
Any materials shared with you prior to the workshop such as the workbook.
A notebook and pencil are always useful.

Download & Forms

Please find below the relevant documentation for you to download:

Dates

Starts on Wednesday 13 March at 08:00
Finishes on Friday 15 March at 13:00
(Local Time)

Venue

Marshall High School
7731 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church
VA 22043
United States

Participants

• Alyse Pollock
• Amanda Roberts
• Angela Ramacci
• Bernadette MacLeod
• Bernard DeLeo
• Christine Maxted
• Diego De La Espriella
• Emilie Fletcher
• Emily Collins
• Jeffrey Walker
• Jewel Orem
• Michael Viola
• Natalie DeGutis
• Samantha Daynes
• Shannon Lynch
• Shawn Northrip
• Shelley Barrow