Back to Clair 2011: vision of the future… (1st part)

From January 27 to 29, the Clair2011 international meeting was held in Clair, New Brunswick, a gathering of educators (teachers, students, CP, people from the New Brunswick Department of Education, APTICA , etc.), but also a few business people interested in education, Web 2.0 and collaboration. Teachers Sylvain Bérubé and Catherine Lapointe share with us their experience there. (First of two parts.)

SACoche: free software to assess student skills

Skills assessment software, SACoche has been used for over a year by several French colleges. Free and free, it allows teachers to keep records of what their students have acquired, and students to know where they are in the acquisition of skills.

February: Black History Month

Since 1995, Black History Month has been officially recognized nationally in Canada. This month gives everyone the opportunity to grasp the importance of the role played by this community in history, a role too often forgotten in the books. Discover resources today that will help emphasize this in the classroom.

The LBPSB obtains the best price for its work in the field of energy efficiency

The Lester-B.-Pearson School Board (CSLBP) was honored Wednesday by the Quebec Association for Energy Management (AQME) for one of its ambitious energy efficiency projects. The school board was one of the nine finalists in the “Redevelopment of an existing building - institutional sector” category, one of the most prestigious awards among more than 10 categories.

Passion for ICT, from Quebec to Mexico (part four)

(Fourth part) The Infobourg tells you, over the months, the extraordinary adventure of two retirees from teaching who generously offer their time to share their ICT knowledge with the 15 school in Mayo, Mexico, within the framework of of an OLPC project.