Society History Canada

The 2018 edition of the Illustrated History Competition is launched!

The Société Histoire Canada invites students, ages 7 to 14, to submit a short illustrated story telling a memorable moment in Canadian history.

The Governor General's History Awards for Teaching Excellence

Nominations for the Governor General's History Award, presented annually by the Canadian History Society to teachers who make history compelling for their students, are now open.

Award-winning history teachers

For their interactive and innovative approach to teaching, the Société Histoire Canada presents 6 teachers with the 2014 Governor General's History Award for Excellence in Teaching. Two are Quebeckers!

Young Citizens Program: vote for your favorite video clip

Until July 11, the public is invited to vote to determine the finalists for the competition associated with the Young Citizens program. The participating students produced video clips on a theme of Canadian history that is dear to them.

Kayak magazine launches Illustrated History Competition for children

Kayak Magazine, in collaboration with the Société Histoire Canada, offers young people aged 7 to 14 the chance to win an RESP of 1000 $ as well as a trip for two to Ottawa, or one of the twenty-five subscriptions to the magazine Les Débrouillards or Navigate in the history of Canada.

History teachers in the spotlight!

The Canadian History Society is receiving nominations for the Governor General's History Awards for excellence in teaching until May 20.

Videos on the history of the North: students are waiting for your vote!

Until June 3, the Young Citizens program invites the population to vote for their favorite video among those produced by young people on themes related to the history of Canada's North, as part of the centenary of the first Canadian expedition in the arctic.

The Canadian History Society is looking for the best teachers!

Do you know the best teacher of Canadian history and the social world? If so, apply (it could be you!) For the Governor General's History Award for Teaching Excellence.