International Baccalaureate (IB) Law and Legal Definition

The International Baccalaureate (IB) is an international educational foundation headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. IB offers three educational programs for children ages 3–19. IB aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. IB works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programs of international education and rigorous assessment. These programs encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners. IB diploma is a method for earning extra credits in post-secondary education.