Emily Fetco is 11 years old and she designed the Avoid Infection mobile app on her own. Thanks to her, her school, the School of First Letters (EPL), has just won the 2021 Innovation - Coup de cœur award from the Federation of Private Education Schools (FEEP). The École branchée met her.
The Federation of Private Education Institutions believes that it would be to the advantage of young people in Quebec to allow communities to implement flexible back-to-school scenarios as soon as possible for high school students, while respecting the requirements of the Department of Public Health.
An open letter from the President of the Federation of Private Educational Institutions (FÉEP) concerning the plan for returning students to class. “The government will soon present a plan for the return to class of students. We are aware that this will not be a return to normal and that it is quite possible that a certain number of students will not show up for class, for reasons related to their health or that of those around them. "
This conference addresses the theme of the human being and aims to enrich reflection on the actions that can be taken in schools in the face of issues of mental health, anxiety among young people, work-life balance and professional development.
The CADRE, or Center for Animation, Development and Research in Education, is taking a very contemporary tangent this year: it is about developing a FRAME for the 21st century, hence the name CADRE 21. .