After another great year (the 18th!) Of broadcasting technopedagogical news from here and elsewhere, Infobourg is slowing down its activities for the summer period. The whole team takes this opportunity to wish you good weather, fun and rest!
On June 19, the MELS announced numerous cuts in the funding of subsidized private schools. A cut that has gone rather unnoticed, but which will undoubtedly be very bad, is that of the RÉCIT of private education.
A Quebec creation, Classcraft is a new role-playing game to learn and motivate students. To date, 7,000 teachers in 50 different countries have adopted Classcraft as an education supplement in their classroom. Over a million students are expected this fall.
On August 6, the EdmodoCon will be held, an annual conference that can be attended free of charge online. It aims to help users take advantage of this communication platform dedicated to the school world.
The next Colloquium for parents at Collège St-Jean-Vianney will take place on November 22. Its theme is "Being a parent in the digital age". We are looking for facilitators and speakers. The deadline to offer a workshop is July 23.
Following the great success of the 1st International Colloquium on Education: Current and Future Issues in Training and the Teaching Profession which took place on May 1 and 2, 2013, CRIFPE announces that the second edition of this colloquium will be held in Montreal on April 30 and May 1, 2015. The call for contributions will be launched very soon.