Ideas Roadshow’s IBDP Portal

Ideas Roadshow’s new IBDP Portal offers a comprehensive multidisciplinary database of more than 400 video and print resources tailor-made for the Diploma Programme, capturing uniquely accessible insights of over 60 top researchers to support teachers and students with TOK, the Extended Essay and 21 DP subjects.

Both individual subscriptions ($200 per year) and institutional subscriptions (based on the number of DP students in your school) offer full access to our comprehensive database of more than 400 video and print resources tailor-made for the Diploma Programme, capturing uniquely accessible insights of over 60 top researchers, including 2 Nobel Laureates, to support teachers and students with TOK, TOK Connections, 21 DP subjects and the Extended Essay.

On this page you can find short introductory videos to give you a sense of the innovative resources Ideas Roadshow’s IBDP Portal offers.

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The database is designed to be used in 4 primary ways:

THEORY OF KNOWLEDGE 

  • 247 videos offering real-world examples of theory of knowledge in today’s top-level research
  • Over 500 sample knowledge questions linked directly to video content
  • Comprehensive TOK Guides to assist both teachers and students

CONNECTING TOK WITH OTHER DP SUBJECTS 

  • Detailed TOK Connections Guides for 21 DP subjects, highlighting specific overlaps with TOK
  • At least one sample knowledge question associated with every video
  • 7 TOK Samplers, demonstrating TOK concepts within an interdisciplinary framework

SUPPORTING RESEARCH FOR THE EXTENDED ESSAY

  • Innovative Extending Ideas videos explicitly designed to pique student interest in research concepts
  • Extensive EE Student Guide for 21 DP subjects
  • 50 enhanced eBooks with additional references to assist the research process

SUPPLEMENTARY COURSE MATERIALS 

  • Overview videos highlighting content associated with different DP subjects
  • Teacher Subject Guides detailing curriculum-relevant overlaps and specific motivational aspects
  • User-friendly search function to aid students with internal assessments