TOK integration in psychology: Prof. Matthew Walker on the nature of appropriate evidence for a scientific theory.
Navigating various nuances and concepts associated with PT 5, in particular how a divergence of views correlates with areas of knowledge.
TOK Integration across the DP curriculum: How do we know when common societal stereotypes are false?
Tackling prescribed title 4 while exploring the difference between an analytic approach and plunging into the world of analogies.
Integrating TOK in history, global politics and philosophy: How do we know when our collective moral standards are slipping?
Highlighting different ways of looking at PT 3 with specific suggestions for students while exploring how we can be sure that we think that something matters.
The real-world connection between TOK and physics: Under what circumstances can examining the past help guide future discoveries?
Investigating the different nuances and concepts associated with TOK essay prescribed title #2 for May 2020 with specific suggestions for students.
The real-world connection between TOK and mathematics: How do we know when something has been mathematically proven and what role does intuition play?
Exploring various nuances and concepts associated with TOK essay prescribed title #1 for May 2020 with specific suggestions for students.
An example of the real-world overlap between TOK and music featuring renowned acoustician and violinmaker Joseph Curtin.
Words matter: we examine the wording of each of the May 2020 prescribed titles in an effort to help guide students towards key TOK concepts associated with each one.
Integrating TOK across the DP curriculum: the overlap between TOK and psychology, language and media featuring the insights of renowned psychologist Carol Dweck, Stanford University.
In this post, we urge students to consider which of the May 2020 TOK essay prescribed titles best correspond to their current interests.
Integrating TOK across the DP curriculum: eminent historian Sir John Elliott, Oxford, gives us a real-world example of how imagination can directly assist the knowledge process.
One good way to help students decide which of the May 2020 TOK essay prescribed titles is for them is by contemplating why those titles were chosen to begin with.