What is the Learner Profile?

At the heart of the International Baccalaureate is the “IB Learner Profile”, a long-term, holistic vision of education that underpins all the IB programmes and puts the student at the very centre [...]

Differentiation in a PYP Classroom

An example of teaching through Universal Design for Learning from Tromsø International School Written by Susanne Hebnes, November 2018   The IB recognizes that children enter the school [...]

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Tromsø International School? Tromsø International School is a partially state funded independent school offering the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme to students in [...]

School trip to Kjølen

Spring is upon us PYP 4, 5 and 6 spent a lovely day exploring the nature at Kjølen on Kvaløya. The trip went from Slettelva to Nedrevatnet. The weather was on our side and we got to play in the [...]

Composing music with digital tools Students in PYP 4-6 participated in the improv and music workshop WOLUM. In this workshop, the students got to use digital tools such as iPads and software [...]