The role of the school counselor in the implementation of a digital pathway in high school

Caroline Fiset Vincent, a pedagogical advisor at the local RÉCIT service of the Centre de services scolaires des Portages-de-l'Outaouais, was involved in a vast process leading to the implementation of a new program centered on digital technology in a high school in her region. At the last AQUOPS conference, she shared her experience and reflected on her role as a pedagogical advisor with the participants.

"I made two virtual reality films against bullying with my students"

Bullying in schools is a universal reality. More specifically, in the Wallonia-Brussels region of Belgium, one in three students is a victim. Young people have chosen to write and produce two documentaries to raise awareness of this reality among their peers and thus reduce the number of harassment situations in their environment.

Print your own 3D printer!

Why buy a 3D printer when you can make one? Especially if it can be part of an educational process? This is what Joseph Issa, inventor of the Ulio 3D, proposes. He was at the 40th AQUOPS conference recently to present the device and the educational project that brings it to life.

Using Discord to create a community of learners

Belgian teacher Quentin Carpentier dared to use the Discord app with his students, starting in 2018! What is Discord? It is an online communication platform, very popular in gaming communities, which tends to become more and more democratized. 

From passive to active students: let's adopt the work plan

Dominique Bernier and Marie-Andrée Arsenault are both Secondary 1 teachers at Collège Saint-Hilaire. They have adopted the work plan as a teaching strategy with their students. They shared their experience (and some tips!) during a workshop presented at the AQUOPS conference.

École branchée at the AQUOPS conference

The 40th AQUOPS conference marks a return to the Quebec City Convention Centre for participants, speakers and exhibitors. The École branchée team will be very active at this anticipated event, which will take place from April 12 to 14. Here is where you can find us!

Co-teaching to stimulate the taste for writing in 2nd year: a challenge taken up by two teachers… from two different schools!

Tanya and Janie, from CSS des Sommets, fell in love with education. By working together, each in their own school, they simplified their teaching task, in addition to making their students' writing process even more meaningful and stimulating. Their collaboration enriches their teaching and assessment practice, while increasing their professional motivation and their impact on their students' learning.

The winning projects of the AQUOPS grants are ...

Press release - AQUOPS recently unveiled the winning projects for its grants for the 2021 edition. For the second consecutive year, the association awarded grants in order to support its members in the integration of technologies in education.

A successful digital shift for two teachers

Anik Bédard and Sonia Lottinville, two grade 5 teachers at Saint-Charles school in Drummondville, tell how they carried out a digital transformation of their teaching practices.

Seeking, finding and organizing information ... learning that takes place through the school library

The Association for the Promotion of School Documentary Services (APSDS) has also just published a continuum for the development of information skills. This follows on from the publication of the Digital Competence Reference Framework.