Professional Development

Welcome to VISIBle 2024!

Vienna International School (VIS) is pleased to again offer official IB professional development workshops. These workshops follow all guidelines as outlined by the IB and use highly experienced IB workshop leaders. You will receive an official IB certificate of attendance upon completion of your workshop. 

Our main event will be held on October 24 – 26, 2024, offering workshops across PYP, MYP and the DP. 

The introductory workshop, Making the PYP Happen: Implementing Agency, will be held on September 19 -21, 2024.

For general inquiries about the workshops, please contact ibworkshops(at)

Registration for these workshops is now opened. REGISTER HERE

Further information on the workshops can be found in the workshop flyer.

VISIBle 2024 workshops:

Primary Years Programme: Making the PYP happen: Implementing agency (September 19-21)

Primary Years Programme: Engaging collaborative communities

Primary Years Programme: Making space for learning

Primary Years Programme: The role of arts

Primary Years Programme: Learning and teaching for conceptual understanding

Middle Years Programme: Individuals and societies

Middle Years Programme: Design

Middle Years Programme: Physical and health education

Middle Years Programme: Building self-directed learners through approaches to learning

Middle Years Programme: Managing assessment: Arts-Visual and performing

Middle Years Programme: Language and literature

Diploma Programme: The DP core - Improving student engagement and performance in TOK, CAS and EE

Diploma Programme: Language A: Exploring literature in translation

IB Ed: Social and emotional learning

IB Ed: Approaches to Learning

IB Ed: The role of the librarian

IB Ed: Multilingualism: Philosophy, policy and practice