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The CUEGIS Answer Method

I know there are a lot of you (IB Business Management students) who haven’t yet gotten the  full CUEGIS video course, so here is part of it that I know will help you as you prepare for the new concepts of exam question … Continue reading

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How to Answer CUEGIS Questions

If you take IB Business Management (HL or SL), you’re probably a bit nervous about the new CUEGIS questions. The CUEGIS question (Part C, in your final Paper 2 Examination) will be worth 10% of your mark in the course. … Continue reading

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The May 2015 ToK Essay Titles (And Some Help)

If you are completing the IB Diploma Program in May 2015, the official ToK essay titles you’ll be working with have been released. If you’d like some help approaching these questions and finishing your essay, I’m sharing a new set of … Continue reading

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How to Get Full Marks in Business Questions

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How to Structure a Theory of Knowledge (TOK) Presentation

The following Theory of Knowledge (TOK) presentation structure has been designed very carefully. (It’s taken about 2 years of conversations!) It’s easy for you to follow and ticks all the boxes. It tells you how many slides to have (eight), … Continue reading

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Words That Don’t Have An English Equivalent

This post is the result of the work of my Theory of Knowledge classes at the Overseas Family School. The idea here is that we want to pull into the English language some of the richness of other languages. Other … Continue reading

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Meeting The Economics IA Rubric Requirements

On this, the third of three posts to make sure you score full marks on your Economics Internal Assessments, I want to give you a detailed checklist you can use to check your own work. I have included what the IB says they expect for full marks, and translated that into actionable steps. Continue reading

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How to Structure an Economics IA

This post will go through what you should write in your Economics IA, with step-by-step instructions and with word counts for each section. What you need to know before you write: Avoid writing anything that isn’t going to earn you … Continue reading

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How to Write the Economics Internal Assessment (Getting Started)

The next 3 posts will provide you with a bullet-proof system for scoring full marks on your Economics Internal Assessments, following the new 2013 syllabus. The IA is a brilliant opportunity to put some marks in the bank and make … Continue reading

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The Theory of the Firm Rappers

Theory of the firm is hard. It’s “ToF” to get your head around. The first year I taught IB Economics, my students really struggled with the diagrams and all of the memorisation in this part of the course. And I … Continue reading

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