At a glance
International Baccalaureate provides educational programs for public and private schools that emphasize writing, broad themes and questions, and world cultures.
►There is also a Middle Years Programme, for ages 11 to 16, and a Primary Years Programme, for ages 3 to 12. In 2010, a fourth program, the IB Career-related Certificate, was added for vocational students.
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