Monthly Archives: October, 2021

The final countdown to Media Literacy Week 2021 is on.

Press release - The 16th annual Media Literacy Week, which will take place from October 25 to 30, is organized by MediaSmarts, the Canadian center for media education and digital literacy, in collaboration with the Canadian Teachers' Federation .

What are the support needs of new teachers and how can they be met?

Our columnist Mrs. Prof was interested in the support needs of new teachers. In this column, she offers an overview of these needs, as well as the means that can be put in place to allow effective support.

Educational activities for Halloween

Some ideas and resources to celebrate Halloween!

Cybersecurity: avenues and resources to understand and explain it

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month. This is a great opportunity to demystify the theme in order to be able to tackle it in class with the students. As a teacher, you first have to grasp the subtleties before you can explain it. We discussed it with educational advisor Julie April, from RÉCIT. 

Think Before You Click, an activity to educate elementary school students about the dangers of the Internet

Students are increasingly exposed to digital technology, with all the associated risks. The web is a huge and extremely stimulating source of information for learning, but it should be used with caution. Eureka Concept offers a new activity aimed at making primary school students aware of the risks of the web.

The École branchée is looking for a sales representative (heart and fire!)

Wanted! Education sales representative (heart and soul). If you like working with teachers and school administrators, you will be happy with us. Help us grow by developing lasting relationships with the #RockStarÉDU in our schools! 

École branchée welcomes post-secondary students who want to gain a work-integrated learning experience

You are enrolled full or part-time in a post-secondary institution in Quebec or elsewhere in Canada (regardless of the level) and you would like to devote a few hours each week to developing your professional skills in an employment situation related to technologies digital? We may have a place for you! 

The École branchée is looking for a pearl to take care of its people! (elsewhere we say: Administrative assistant)

Wanted! Passionate administrative assistant! If you have the advancement of education at heart, are organized like no other and like to take care of people, you will be happy with us!

New webradios in fifteen high schools in Quebec

Thanks to the financial support of the Government of Quebec, a network of 15 webradios is in the process of being created in secondary schools in Quebec. This new project, announced in the Youth Action Plan launched last June, allows the Radio jeunesse organization to expand.

IDEA 2021: the Conscious Entrepreneurial Education Congress

Press release - The Virtual Congress on Conscious Entrepreneurial Education (IDEA 2021), which will be held on October 27-28-29, is the only gathering in innovative entrepreneurial pedagogy open to all in Quebec.

Les #Édubrèves - October 10, 2021 edition

Here are the #Édubrèves of the week. In this edition: A study on the school participation of parents, the 3rd Summit of professional development in education in Quebec, a guide on substitute teaching in high school, resources on socio-emotional learning, the digital school library makes its debut in schools from Quebec and more.

The future of education presented during the MTL Connecte event

The MTL Connecte event will take place from October 12 to 17, online with a few face-to-face meetings in Montreal. This meeting of the Quebec and international digital community this year gives pride of place to education in its programming. Here's what you shouldn't miss.

Using archives to imagine the future

In partnership with the Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec (BAnQ), Saguenay students and their teachers were able to immerse themselves in the institution's archives before looking to the future to imagine an ideal living environment.

Co-education, crossed views of teachers and parents

Editions Nathan unveiled the results of a major survey conducted in France on coeducation. It emerges that the definition of parent-teacher co-education is not the same on both sides. Nevertheless, a consensus emerges: "We must find ways of doing things together". 

Courses to develop digital skills with the networked School

With the aim of promoting the integration of the twelve dimensions of digital competence in educational activities, the team of the School in a Network (ÉER), in collaboration with the Office for the implementation of the Digital Action Plan (BMOPAN) , develops digital paths.

Statement by the Prime Minister on World Teachers' Day

On World Teachers' Day, the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, addressed them. Here is his statement.

Evaluating in high school without exams (Replay)

Reviewing the ways of evaluating is at the heart of many questions in the teaching profession. With the help of this workshop, see how to assess without taking exams. This allows more flexibility and motivates students' creativity. In addition, this results in a considerable reduction in the correction.

Ongoing feedback and self-assessment from the class notebook (Replay)

Learn how to follow your students in a self-employed setting, using formative assessment and online and live feedback. See also how to help your students to appropriate the quality criteria as well as to carry out a self-assessment of the portfolio.

A new publication for the Lab-École: Thinking about the yard of tomorrow

Press release - After having thought about the school of tomorrow, the Lab-École team is proposing a new publication entitled Penser la cour de demain. This book is the result of collaboration with many experts, including children.

Launch of the 12th Public School Week - We love our public school!

Press release - The 12th Public School Week takes place from October 3 to 10, 2021. This year, well-being and mental health at school are at the heart of the activities.

Back in the past!

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

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