In the wake of a friendly competition launched by Pierre Lavoie and which offers young people from all over Quebec the opportunity to "get their brains in shape while having fun", the Maria-Goretti school in Quebec City sees its efforts rewarded by BIC ® Education.
Several schools in Quebec organize book fairs each year at the level of their establishment and welcome authors who come to pass on their passion to young people. Here is the example of a high school that had an exceptional day on April 23.
Publisher Archie Comics recently announced that their famous comic book character Archie Andrews is set to heroically die in the July 2014 episode. Who is Archie and what end do the show's writers have in store for him?
Pierre Lachance and François Guité led a workshop aimed at initiating a dialogue about open educational resources in Quebec during the last AQUOPS conference. Back to the comments, seen by a teaching student.
The Virunga National Park in Congo is part of the UNESCO World Heritage list. Despite this, this natural park is threatened since the oil hidden in its soils does not leave the refineries of this world indifferent. Let's find out about the impacts that oil exploitation would have in this region.
Teaching students participated in the various activities of the last AQUOPS conference. Here today are their impressions of the opening conference, where it was notably about ICT as aids, the importance of sharing between teachers and telecommunications with the team of the scientific boat Sedna.
Marie-Élaine Jobin is a secondary 5 chemistry teacher at Collège Nouvelles Frontières. Since the beginning of the school year, she has been using the flipped classroom with her two groups. She presented her approach at the last AQUOPS conference, including her inspiring evaluation method. Workshop report.
According to several studies, the professional learning community (CAP) is the key to improving student performance and success. Schools in different Canadian provinces are excited about its positive effects. But in reality, what is a CAP and what does it bring to students?
EduLulu is a new benchmark site for children's mobile applications. Experts in education and technology identify best practices in the world of educational apps and rate and rank those intended for children.
On April 11, the Didacti team formalized an update to its platform, which now aspires to constitute the first public learning community for the network of primary and secondary schools in Quebec. Initially, some 15,000 learning activities are accessible free of charge for all teachers and students in the network.
The year 2014 marks 50 years since the Civil Rights Act came into force in the United States. Let's take a closer look at how President Barack Obama was inspired by one of his predecessors, Lyndon B. Johnson, known for signing this bill that changed the course of history.
The exact origin of dyslexia is still unknown, but we know that today 10 % of primary school children suffer from it. A dyslexic child has a learning to read disability that occurs despite normal intelligence, the absence of sensory or neurological disturbances, adequate schooling, and sufficient socio-cultural opportunities.
Here's how a secondary school in the Netherlands is harnessing the benefits of having students bring their own mobile device to school (“BYOD”), while minimizing the drawbacks that too often block these initiatives.
It is to highlight the work of professionals in the administrative sector that the Federation of Professional Education Professionals of Quebec, the FPPE-CSQ, has created the Build the School, Create the Future campaign.
A few days ago, Quebeckers voted to elect a new government. This is a privileged way for citizens to exercise their political opinion. The right to vote is granted to adults aged 18 and over who have citizenship, but is it used wisely?
Borrowing free reference books, children's novels, and even comics to read on your computer or tablet is now possible free of charge via the Digital Library of the Francophonie des Amériques, for which registration is free.