Monthly Archives: February, 2018

Have fun in French at school, in communities and in cyberspace

It is tomorrow that the National Francophonie Week begins on the theme Just for the pleasure of playing. Until March 21, the ACELF offers a full program to allow young people and adults to play and have fun in French.

The Little Prince's Lake Atitlán in danger

In Guatemala, Lake Atitlán, which inspired the work of the Little Prince by Antoine Saint-Exupéry, is a victim of human pollution. Let's take a closer look at why the country's top tourist destination is now in jeopardy.

School and learning: networks and links

On March 22 and 23, the REFER will bring together in Montreal people who are passionate about the Francophone school environment for discussions and conferences around the theme “School and learning: networks and links”.

The success factors of a digital manufacturing workshop at school

On the occasion of CréaCamp on November 17, 2017 in Montreal, Stéphanie Dionne, from École branchée, spoke with one of the event's facilitators, Mr. Michel Choquette. They discuss the success factors of digital manufacturing in schools.

An Order of Excellence in Education… why not?

This week, the Ministers of Education and Higher Education of Quebec announced the creation of an Order of Excellence in Education. In my opinion, this is good news, since it is a form of recognition of the work of innovative teachers.

The #NeverAgain movement denounces the gun lobby

A few days after the massacre in Parkland in Florida, surviving students set up the Never again, “never again” movement to push American elected officials to adopt measures to control the sale of firearms.

Reinvent the history class with the Discovery Tour in the game Assassin's Creed

This week marked the launch by Ubisoft of a new version of the AAA Assassin's Creed game called the Discovery Tour. An educational module that offers an immersive reconstruction of ancient Egypt.

MaVieTECHNO: introduce young people to digital skills

Aimed at school stakeholders and parents, MaVieTECHNO is the first online directory that brings together initiatives for the development of digital skills among young people.

Take the digital and collaborative turn with your students

In Laurent Di Pasquale's class, the students actively use the Padlet interface in addition to carrying out a project in collaboration with a Danish school.

Nostalgic: this Sunday, we're playing at the Grande Bibliothèque!

This Sunday, February 25, as part of the Montréal Joue festival, the Interactive Museum of Video Games activity at the Grande Bibliothèque is not to be missed! It will be possible to play great classics on site.

A day of distance learning at Collège Sainte-Anne

Today is the distance learning day at Collège Sainte-Anne, in which all high school students and teachers participate. To do this, the College uses different platforms and tools to allow teachers to optimize distance learning time.

Supporting change in schools: leadership at the forefront

In this audio interview, Marc-André Girard, from École branchée, discusses with Marius Bourgeoys, education consultant, who supports change in schools.

Up to 11 grants of 10,000$ for healthy eating in schools

A call for projects has been launched to schools in Quebec wishing to set up and support initiatives to promote local and healthy foods in schools.

Pyeonchang, in the center of the world for 14 days

No matter where you are, all eyes are on Pyeonchang for the next few days. This South Korean city becomes the center of the world for a fortnight and shows a possibility of reconciliation between the two Korean neighbors.

Growing up at Clair's pace: a baggage for life

On the occasion of the #Clair2018 conference, we interviewed Nicolas Pelletier, the young president of the student committee of the Haut-Madawaska Learning Center.

A voice for young people: towards civic and financial education

Quebec teachers have until March 2 to register for the Student Budget Consultations, a civic and financial education program launched by CIVIX-Quebec.

#JPS2018: A week dedicated to supporting young people to persevere in school

Under the theme Your actions, a + for their success, the days of school perseverance are an invitation to realize that each action taken can help young people persevere into adulthood.

"Claims" (Mister Asshole & the Mad Toad)

Today, Mr. Connard is in front of his students who ask him to return the marks as before rather than using new evaluation methods ... because their parents are lost and they no longer grant them privileges based on their performance as before! 

Together to support the academic perseverance and educational success of young people in the Capitale-Nationale

QUEBEC, Feb. 2018 / CNW Telbec / - As part of the Journées de la persévérance scolaire, the & #039; Instance régionale de concertation de la Capitale-Nationale (IRC-CN) officially launches ...

Here and elsewhere: The challenges of teaching in the Congo

This report was brought to us by Mr. Roch William ONDONGO, photoreporter in Congo. He wants to let us know about the challenges of education in this Central African country. We discover many peculiarities that have something to surprise us, from our North American perspective.

Back in the past!

Have fun re-reading these articles drawn at random from our archives!

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