How to write a TOK essay

How to write a TOK essay: 12 Jan 2023

The TOK essay is the culmination of a brilliant course, but many students misunderstand the assessment rubric, and struggle to truly showcase their skills as a critical thinker. Our webinar on 12 January 2023 will help you to do this.

Choose either an individual ticket if you’ll be watching the exhibition on your own, or a group ticket if you’ll be watching it as a class.

Join us for the event!

The webinar will identify the key assessment targets of the TOK essay, discuss how to choose the best prescribed title for you, creating an effective structure for your essay, and supporting your ideas effectively. Your ticket gives you access to the live event, plus the debrief afterwards (including the recording, presentation, and responses to FAQs).

Choose the group ticket if you will be sharing the recording with staff and students, or the individual ticket if you’ll be using the webinar resources on your own. We will be offering two sessions – 11.00 AM and 4.00 PM – to enable you to join us live regardless of your location around the world. The date for the webinar is 12 January 2023.

Michael Dunn – Founder of

Michael Dunn is the Cambridge-based founder of He has worked as a teacher for nearly 25 years, and has led TOK workshops in schools all over the world. He is one of the world’s most innovative and influential TOK educators.

His PD sessions are highly interactive, clear, and jargon-free, and offer participants practical takeaways that can be used effectively in the classroom. Find out more about him on this page, and see testimonials about his support from members of the site here.

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We’ll be happy to answer any question you might have about our webinars.

These might include queries about the content of webinars, how we use Zoom to deliver sessions, webinar materials provided for attendees, or setting up online training for your school.