Nearly 8,000 students take part in the 7th edition of the National Reading Competition

Until February 21, the National Reading Competition is in full swing. It brings together nearly 8,000 elementary cycle 1 students from across Quebec who compete in friendly games aimed at developing their taste for reading.

How to reduce the reading performance gap between boys and girls?

The Council of Ministers of Education, Canada recently released a research note from the Assessment Matters! Series. It discusses possible strategies to reduce the reading performance gap of boys compared to girls.

All 1st year primary and secondary students of the CSDM will be registered with the Montreal library network

New initiative to promote reading and knowledge among young people - All 1st year primary and secondary students of the CSDM will be systematically registered with the Montreal library network.

Reading as a gift: Who has read, will read!

The Literacy Foundation's Gift of Reading program is celebrating its 15th anniversary this year. The main activity, in November and December, consists in the purchase of new children's books intended for disadvantaged children in his region.

Read with Me Week 2013 - Commit to reading: successful bet!

The 9th edition of the Lis avec moi Week took place from October 4 to 12, 2013. Under the theme “From the Arts to Read and to Discover”, reading was in the spotlight. In all, 7,000 children and adults participated in the reading movement by committing to read together, participating in online activities or in different schools and cultural places.

Read with Me Week: Prepare to read for the young people around you

The school, the family and the community are invited to promote the pleasure of reading among young people as part of the “Read with Me” Week, which will be held from October 4 to 12. And you, what will you do?

The blog to the rescue of young people who don't like to write

How to get young people to develop a taste for writing, reading and, consequently, learning, and this for the whole of life? Dr. Patricia Fioriello suggests starting with a blog!

Read aloud with classes around the world

The Listen Read the World project brings together French-speaking students from all over the world around the same story so that they can discuss and share their appreciation while learning about technology. This year, more than 120 classes are already registered!

Integrate literary works into an educational environment

On March 28, all those interested in the integration of literary works in education are invited to a special day on the subject to be held in Saint-Hyacinthe. Several speakers will deal in particular with so-called more difficult clienteles.

Original methods to the rescue of French

Recently, a few products have been developed by language enthusiasts to allow young people and adults to perfect their reading and writing skills using a variety of methods. Here are two to discover: the LireMieux method and the Orthochansons.

Upcoming live trainings (in French)