The Inquiry Learning programme at Tauranga Boys' College is available to all Year 9 and 10 students via an application. Currently, there are two Year 9 classes and two Year 10 classes. Inquiry Learning classes have two teachers - instead of four - to cover the core curriculum areas of English, Maths, Science and Social Studies. The class has a student-centred, project-based approach for students to develop skills in: critical thinking, collaboration, communication, creativity and problem-solving. For further information, including examples of student projects, please explore our website at inquiry.tbc.school.nz
Why? To prepare our young men for success in their future as active Global citizens.
How? We use a cross-curricular, student-centred, project-based approach for students to develop skills in critical thinking, collaboration, communication, creativity and problem solving.
What? Our Students:
own their learning and have choice in what they learn about
work hard, manage their time, and have high standards
engage in real world issues and aspire to be change makers
show empathy and respect to others