training activities

53 strategies to get started with blended learning in videos

Eleven American teachers reveal 53 strategies for leveraging blended learning in elementary and secondary schools. Each is explained in a video specially designed for teachers wishing to take their first steps in the method or develop their approach.

The #GESTE2015: A day to discuss ICT in education

Today, March 13, ICT respondents from the Federation of Private Educational Institutions (FÉEP) meet at the Saint-Joseph Seminary in Trois-Rivières in a special format called GESTE: Groupe d'Échanges Spontanés sur les Tic en Éducation. We are watching the #geste2015 hashtag on Twitter.

Special rate at REFER for future teachers

Students in initial training, enrolled in an educational sciences program in Quebec are invited to participate in the main activity center in Quebec at a special price. We must act quickly, registrations end on Friday!

A MOOC on the use of ICT for primary school workers

In early summer 2014, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) inaugurated, in collaboration with the Institute of Education of the University of London, a first MOOC on teaching and use of ICT at primary level. Both theoretical and practical, this MOOC takes place on the Coursera platform.

Registration open for the 11th edition of Ludovia

The Ludovia Summer University, which is held annually in France, in Ariège, is an international French-speaking event. The participants will debate around a central theme ...

Professional development, enrichment for the entire teaching profession

The Higher Education Council released on June 3 an opinion entitled Professional development: enrichment for the entire teaching profession. In this opinion, the Council maintains that the professional development of teaching staff is a major source of enhancement of the profession, provided that each teacher is truly at the heart of this process.

Reactions to the opinion of the Higher Education Council on professional development

Here are various press releases received by about the recent opinion of the Higher Education Council on the professional development of teachers.

The REFER 2014, seen from the Québec foyer

The very first edition of the Rendez-vous des écoles francophones en network (REFER) took place on March 20 and 21 in various locations, some of whose activities were shared by webcast. Today we come back to the main features of the event.

The 1st edition of EdCamp Quebec takes place today

Nearly 150 teachers and pedagogical advisers are gathering today at the Collège des Compagnons for a new kind of professional development day. What are they going to discuss in particular? We don't know until the exchanges start! This is an edcamp.

Coursera: A virtual and free university at the touch of a button

Take the world's best courses, online and free. This is the slogan of Coursera, a distance learning platform offering more and more comprehensive courses aimed at democratizing access to higher education.