Link to all ISM CAS Resources SY17/18
Overview Co-curricular Learning (CAS) at ISM
CAS (Creativity, Activity and Service) is the term used for all learning that takes place outside of the classroom. All curriculum subjects have a counterpart in the co-curricular program (CAS). Learning in one can inspire, compliment and deepen understanding within the other.
CAS students are free to choose their activities to meet the learning outcomes
CAS is self-directed learning
CAS student will enter the program at different levels and therefore have different goals
CAS is not class, there are no grades
CAS is a personal journey
CAS is inspired by and supported by classroom learning
CAS is Holistic and Experiential Education
CAS encourages Awareness, Advocacy, Action
CAS encourage research, identification of needs, issues and action
CAS encourages the development of IB Learner Profile
CAS encourage empowerment, independence, leadership skills and purpose
CAS supports career aspirations and university applications
The CAS Community at ISM
ISM aims to create safe, exciting and rewarding co-curricular experiences for all students. To support the sharing of ideas, curriculum links, reflections and discussions ISM will use Google+ Communities.
The CAS Community shown below will also be used for planning, groups investigations, and communication. This Community Pages can be linked to ManageBac, which along with individual reflections will form each student’s CAS Portfolio.