Teacher Workshop Series - The Extended Essay in Economics

A 3-hour intensive workshop designed for IB Economics teachers who are looking for practical strategies for managing, guiding, and supervising the Extended Essay in Economics. Along with teaching IB Economics, I am also the Extended Essay Coordinator for my school here in Santiago, Chile.

Saturday, February 26th, 2022

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM (New York Time)

- The Extended Essay - Workshop Details -

  • The Four Essential Skills for Extended Essay Success - We will take a comprehensive look at the four essential skills for student success on the Extended Essay in Economics - The Language - The Diagrams - Analysis - Evaluation

  • Subject Specific Guidance - We will take a comprehensive look at exactly what the Extended Essay in Economics "has to do" - and what it shouldn't.

  • The Process - We will take a comprehensive look at the multi-month process for writing an effective Extended Essay.

  • The Research - We will take a comprehensive look at the research necessary for an Extended Essay in Economics.

  • The Reflection - This is a critical piece of an Extended Essay! We will take a comprehensive look at effective evaluative reflection for the Extended Essay.

  • The Mark Scheme - We will take a comprehensive look at the Extended Essay Mark Scheme and how to apply it to student work.

  • Exemplars - We will take a thorough look at assessed student work from past years to fully empower us to guide our Advisees this year.

  • Getting Connected - All attendees will get permanent access to a growing private community of previous workshop attendees just like you to share resources, ideas, stresses, successes via Slack. It's a “Global IB Economics Department" that'll be there when you need it.