Some 1,900 Canadian teachers, students and parents shared their thoughts on the current state of the education system and their vision for the future. The study shows that Canadians see digital education as a positive force for change.
They will be more than 250 waiting for your visit on June 28! During this very special day, the young participants will sit in their backyard or in front of their house to offer their products and services. This festive day is focused on the pleasure of starting your own business and doing business.
In Quebec, there is a notable difference between students and adults when it comes to performance on skills tests. This is what the Conference Board of Canada's education and skills benchmarking reveals.
A study carried out on behalf of the Federation of School Boards of Quebec (FCSQ) affirms "that the public network is more efficient than the private subsidized educational institutions, and it is in the public that we invest the most for training. students ". The Federation of Private Educational Institutions (FEEP) wants the facts to be rectified. Here are the press releases from the organizations.
The National Battlefields Commission has launched the “My Mobile Plains” application. Technology and history come together to improve the experience of park users and enthusiasts, with this free multiplatform application offered in French and English.
CEFRIO unveils the results of the “social media” section of its NETendances survey. We learn that all Internet users aged 18 to 24 questioned (100 %) and almost all 25 to 35 year olds (98 %) carry out at least one activity on social networks when they use the Internet in a personal way.
"Slice Fractions" is a learning game (iOs and Android) designed for children who are new to fractions. It is the result of the work of the company Ululab, in collaboration with experts in mathematics and education from the University of Quebec in Montreal (UQÀM).
Interactive content for iPad, in which young people can record their observations on nature, add photos and make sketches, among other things, has just emerged. Useful for school trips, it will also be very interesting during the summer holidays!
After Les Débrouillards and Les Explorateurs, Publications BLD will soon launch Curium, the “science and society” magazine for 14-17 year olds. The first issue, the September issue, is even offered free to all Secondary 2 to 4 students through their teachers (registration required by June 30).
On the occasion of the gala to kick off its conference, which took place on June 12 and 13 on the topic Qualified student. Added value, the Federation of Quebec School Boards (FCSQ) proudly awarded its 2013-2014 Awards of Excellence to the Chic-Chocs, La Capitale, Rives-du-Saguenay and De La Jonquière, Découvreurs, from the Estuary, Laval and the Vallée-des-Tisserands.
In 2012-2013, the Académie Orléans-Tours studied educational projects carried out in its schools incorporating tablets. Its report, "Teaching with a Tablet in Elementary School," reports experiences and findings and can be viewed online. There are several interesting observations there.
Until July 11, the public is invited to vote to determine the finalists for the competition associated with the Young Citizens program. The participating students produced video clips on a theme of Canadian history that is dear to them.
No more chocolate or raffle tickets that relatives feel obliged to buy to finance school projects! The FundScrip platform simply offers to buy gift cards at the most popular retailers (even the SAQ!) And it is these who give a percentage to registered organizations.
Advantages in the mastery of the language, in the development of autonomy and in the mastery of ICT among preschool and undergraduate students have been noted, so far, in a research by professors associated with CRIFPE on collaborative use of the TBI.
A guide to help parents understand the advantages of technology in the service of pedagogy, a book on digital citizenship, another on the flipped classroom, standards for evaluating the use of technology in school by students. students… these are all interesting subjects that are the subject of new works by Éditions Reynald Goulet.
On the occasion of the gala kicking off its conference which is taking place today and tomorrow on the topic Qualified student. Added value, the Federation of Quebec School Boards (FCSQ) paid tribute to the Hauts-Cantons School Board, which played a leading role during the Lac-Mégantic tragedy, by awarding it the Gold Medal of the Order of Merit.
It is around a common history, chosen by vote these days, that Francophone or Francophile students from everywhere will exchange and share their literary appreciation next year, while taming technologies.
A fence of the famous Pont des Arts in Paris collapsed this week. Let's take a closer look at how lovers of the planet, who hang a barred padlock to symbolize their love, will soon have to find more ecological alternatives.