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Carefully select primary readings using the Open Books site

To become competent readers, students must be brought into contact with a variety of texts. How to select them well? To achieve this, the Quebec Ministry of Education, Higher Education and Research (MEESR) suggests consulting the Open Books site.

Call for Vote: Automated Phonetic Support Software

Patrick Tremblay, an engineer interested in education, designed an automated phonetic support software which made him a finalist in the Inventing the World of Tomorrow competition, of the Quebec Engineers Network. He invites the educational community to support him by voting for his project before November 20!

Symposium Reading is discovering

More than 500 teachers are participating today, October 9, in an intensive day of reading training.

The “Lis avec moi Week” 2015: comics in the spotlight!

From October 3 to 11, let's make children want to read!

Éditions Chouette and the Jasmin Roy Foundation join forces against bullying

As part of this week against bullying, Les Éditions Chouette undertakes to donate 1 $ for all Caillou books sold to the Jasmin Roy Foundation, in addition to launching its new title on the subject: Caillou is afraid of Théo .

Launch of the Reading Season - School perseverance for young people: the importance of ...

On the occasion of the start of the school year and as a partner of the Reading Season, Montreal Success Network (RRM) wishes to recall the importance of reading in the academic perseverance of our young people.

Launch of the annual Adopt a School program of the Indigo Foundation for the Love of ...

The campaign's goal is to deliver a book to all elementary school students across the country.

Caméléa, a series to promote self-esteem for 5 to 8 year olds

The Caméléa editions offer free to elementary cycle 1 classes a reading workshop and educational exercises, aimed at introducing the brand new Caméléa series.

Congratulations to the winners of the national reading recognition awards

On June 8, the Quebec Ministry of Education, Higher Education and Research highlighted for the tenth year effective actions to promote reading and paid tribute to the instigators of these actions.

The National Reading Competition will be played across the Canadian Francophonie for the ...

Building on its success with Quebec schools, the National Reading Competition is today opening, as part of its 8th edition, a second chapter in its history by involving Francophone schools outside Quebec.

France: Tales specially rewritten for children who have trouble ...

“Tous lire” is an editorial project for children who have difficulty reading or who do not like to read. Why? Because the books that are offered to them do not correspond to their age or their disorders (“dys”) or disabilities (visually impaired, hearing impaired…).

Family Literacy Day: “Talk, Sing and Read with Your Children”

January 27, 2015 is Family Literacy Day. On this occasion, the Literacy Foundation, in collaboration with ABC Alpha pour la vie Canada, solicits nearly 150 Quebec organizations and invites families to experience fun activities around reading.

Scholastic publishes report on reading habits of children and families

Scholastic, a company specializing in the production and sale of educational materials, recently released the 5th edition of its report on the reading habits of children and families in the United States.

The short ladder is back!

Good news for children's literature, the activities of the publishing house "the short scale" will resume their normal course over the next few weeks.

Survey (with prices for all!) On teaching reading / appreciation of literary works for ...

To all elementary school teachers in Quebec, PARTICIPATE in an online survey on teaching reading / appreciation of ...

Reading and activating different areas of the brain

A recent study looked at the regions of the brain that are stressed during reading. This work improves current knowledge on the activation of certain areas of the brain and is likely to have positive impacts on the understanding and treatment of various phenomena, such as dyslexia.

I have the head to read!

For a 10th year, the MELS will highlight effective actions to promote reading and will pay tribute to the instigators of these actions. Here are the details for submitting an application.

Montreal Book Fair

One of the biggest book fairs in America kicks off this Wednesday in Montreal. Let's take this opportunity to tackle the theme of reading.

16th edition of "Reading as a gift": Who has read, will read

In November and December, give reading as a gift and help reach the goal of distributing 40,000 books to underprivileged young people.

Change in Quebec schools: why it is possible and desirable

After the series of consultations of the Canadian Education Association (ACE) aimed at identifying what stands in the way of change, here is a book to devour absolutely, the book "Le change en milieu scolaire québécois", by Marc-André Girard, published by Éditions Reynald Goulet.