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Monthly Archives: January, 2013

School publishing in Quebec: TC Media acquires Groupe Modulo

MONTREAL, Jan. 31, 2013 / CNW Telbec / - TC Media is pleased to announce the acquisition of all the shares of Groupe Modulo, publisher of & #039; works ...

TFO's big unraveling in Quebec in February

TORONTO, Jan. 31, 2013 / CNW / - Groupe Média TFO invites viewers in Quebec to discover its television programming during the ...

A competition to discover cartography in lower secondary school

The Young Cartographers Wanted! is in its 6th edition this year. Aimed at geography students in lower secondary school in Quebec, it aims to introduce one of the sectors of geomatics: cartography.

25th School Transportation Safety Campaign - A mobilization for student safety that yields excellent results

QUEBEC, Jan. 30, 2013 / CNW Telbec / - The Federation of Quebec School Boards (FCSQ) is very happy to mark the 25th campaign ...

National Suicide Prevention Week - CEGEPs play a decisive role

MONTREAL, Jan. 30, 2013 / CNW Telbec / - The Fédération des cégeps and the Regroupement intercollégial des interveners psychos sociales (RIIPSO) are taking advantage of the 23rd ...

February, Black History Month

For several years now, throughout North America, the month of February has been designated as Black History Month. On this occasion, several commemorative events are organized. Let's learn more.

Clair 2013: All invited to see education differently!

Clair, a small village in northwestern New Brunswick, will be animated by an extraordinary educational passion from tomorrow until February 2. Teachers and education professionals from all over will meet there for a conference aimed at improving their knowledge of Web 2.0 and seeing education differently.

Tips and Resources for a Paperless Classroom

The school environment is one that consumes a lot of paper. However, preserving the environment and recycling are part of the values of many schools. Here are some ideas for reducing or even eliminating paper in your classroom using technology.

15th anniversary of Family Literacy Day

Yesterday, January 27, was the 15th anniversary of Family Literacy Day.

Mindyourmood - A mood tracking app designed by and for young people

As part of a program to promote youth mental health, an application for Android and iOS (Apple) has been developed. "Mindyourmood" allows users to note their moods and emotions, which can facilitate intervention during a meeting with a specialist.

The effects of alcohol on health

Alcohol and young people… a subject that makes the headlines too regularly. Indeed, the consumption of adolescent drinkers is characterized by the absorption of large amounts of alcohol on the same occasion. Let's talk about the health effects.

February 6: Recognition evening highlighting the professional commitment of teachers

(CPIQ press release) As part of Teachers' Week which will take place from February 3 to 9, 2013, the CPIQ and ...

School project on bullying snowballs on social media

Odile Désaulnier is a Secondary 5 student from the Quebec City region. As part of a school project, she put all her heart and talent into making a video to denounce bullying in schools, using the stop motion technique. Thanks to social media, his message is heard.

Ireland at the head of the European Union

Succeeding Cyprus, Ireland has presided over the Council of the European Union since January 1, until June 30, 2013. Let's take the opportunity to get to know this country better.

Science fair: the 2013 season has started!

"Key project for motivation and school perseverance among young people", according to teacher Patrick Frappier, from Lucien-Pagé high school in Montreal, the Science Fair allows young participants to establish concrete contact with science and technology. The illusionist Luc Langevin acts this year as national spokesperson.

Directors' working time: towards a more educational vision

After denouncing the bureaucracy incumbent on school administrators, the Fédération québécoise des principals d'ablissements d'études (FQDE) unveils the results of the Study of the discrepancies between real working time and desired working time among management of educational establishments.

Girls are invited to get moving during the Snow Challenge 2013!

On February 15, the 2nd day of the Snow Challenge will take place at Mont Avila, in the Laurentians. The FitSpirit organization invites teenage girls in the region to put aside texting and come and spend an active and rewarding day.

Freezing cold!

Brrrr! An intense cold snap is sweeping eastern North America into Britain this week. Strangely, it would be caused by a warming of the stratosphere! Explanations and a pretext to talk about shivers ...

Scholastic will donate 5 books to the Literacy Foundation per photo received!

From January 21 to 28, READ or do an educational activity with children. Capture the "moment" ... For EVERY PHOTO RECEIVED, Scholastic will send FIVE BOOKS to the LITERACY FOUNDATION, which works with children in Quebec!

The crazy dictations of Mr. Stéphane

The teacher notes 9 writing failures out of 24 students at the first stage. He analyzes the situation and is busy devising a new method to make learning new words more meaningful and motivating for his grade 6 group. From there are born the crazy dictations, where pride, pleasure and physical activity come together!

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