Orientation Seminar: Exploring the IB


This event is from a previous year / semester!

If you are looking to register for an upcoming event, please click here to view the calendar of upcoming events.

Invoice #: 00221
CAWS Tax ID: 94-3381716 (CAWS is a non-profit organization)
Dates: Friday, February 20, 2009 to Saturday, February 21, 2009
Location: Sheraton Suites at Symphony Hall, San Diego
Click here for Map and Driving Directions.
Registration: $250 per person includes Friday night hors d'oeuvres, Saturday breakfast, refreshments, and lunch plus conference materials.
No refunds after February 1. Registrations close February 13th.
Contact: Pat Prather - Executive Director
6686 Via de La Reina, Bonsall, CA 92003
Phone: 760.758.9829 - Fax: 760.758.0167
Email: pkprather@sbcglobal.net


The Sheraton Suites at Symphony Hall in San Diego will be the setting for this one day seminar on the 21st designed for school administrators and leaders who are investigating the viability of implementing the International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme in their schools. Included is an introduction to the IB organization and the continuum of learning that occurs in the three different programme levels. Breakout sessions will allow participants to interact with experienced practitioners of the Diploma, Middle Years, and Primary Years Programmes. Leading the presentation will be Paul Campbell, Director of Outreach Services at IB New York.

Hotel Reservation Guide

The Sheraton Suites San Diego at Symphony Hall
701 A Street. San Diego, CA 92101
Reservations: 800.325.3535
Fax: 619.696.1555
Website: www.sheraton.com/suitessandiego

Please make hotel reservations directly with the hotel.
Rooms may be reserved for February 20 at $149 plus tax.
Indicate rate code CIB20A
Call by February 13th.
The Sheraton Suites San Diego at Symphony Hall is approximately 3 miles from the San Diego airport.

Additional Information

Send your payment to Pat Prather at
6686 Via de La Reina, Bonsall, CA.
See Contact Information above for additional details.

Taxi service at $10 can provide transportation to and from the
San Diego airport.

The hotel has valet parking for $28 and self parking for $22.

Daily Schedule

Friday - 20th
5:30 - 6:30 pm Early Registration
6:30 - 8:00 Meet and Greet - Hors d' Oeuvres
Beverages Available in Hotel Lounge
Saturday - 21st
7:00 - 9:00 am Registration and Breakfast
9:00 - 10:15 What is the International Baccalaureate Programme?
How Do Schools Apply to Become Authorized?
       Paul Campbell – Director of Outreach Services
       IB North America, NY
10:15 - 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 – 12:30 Breakout Groups:

Primary Years Programme(K-5)
Middle Years Programme(6-10)
Diploma Programme (11-12)
12:30 -1:30 pm Lunch: Hosted Tables for Each Programme
1:30 – 3:00 Breakout Groups Continue
3:00 Adjourn to explore the Gaslamp District

Site Credits

Site Design & Development

Site Development & Maintenance : Webmaster

Site Design & Layout : Brent Simmons

Site Hosting

Site hosting provided by : This Provider

Terms & Conditions

All Content & Materials © 2010 California Associate of IB World Schools. Please do not reuse any content without written consent by Patricia Prather or web related materials by this site's Webmaster.

Site Extras

This site best performs on browsers Internet Explorer 7+. Not only will using outdated browsers such as IE6 lead to poor site performance & a lack of accessible features, it has also been discontinued since 2009. Please Click Here To Update Your Browser. It is free, fast, easy & safe.