technology

Meet ... Steve Jobs

This guide from the "Meeting..." series offers resources and ideas for educational activities aimed at learning more about the journey of an important character. Here, we are interested in Steve Jobs, the successes of the Apple company and this key concept for the businessman: “Failure is part of success”.

The educational use of smart phones in my classroom, is it possible?

Although the educational potential may seem promising, there are challenges and issues related to the use of mobile devices in the classroom, particularly with regard to inappropriate use by students. Michelle Deschênes and Séverine Parent discuss the issue in this article.

Where does the word “pedagonumeric” come from?

When it was launched in 2018, the Digital Education Action Plan (PAN) put forward the word “digital pedagogy”. This term has since been widely adopted in schools. Recently, on Twitter, Benoit Petit promised to document the origins of this term in Quebec and its adoption within the RÉCIT. So here is where it all began ...

Les #Édubrèves - week of May 9, 2021

This week, we're celebrating the death of a man who left his mark on education, offering some professional development activities to put on your agenda, and suggesting some readings for the weekend. Take a few minutes to consult your #Édubrèves.

Help young girls discover science and technology for free

The Girls, Break the Codes! was held on Sunday, November 25 with a science and technology discovery program for girls aged 7 and over.

The MMFA, with the support of Ubisoft Montreal, is launching Quelle Histoire!

Designed and produced by the MMFA, WHAT A HISTORY! is an interactive digital tablet application for high school students.

Apple celebrates 10 years of its iPhone device

Ten years ago, the Apple company turned the world of cellular telephony upside down by launching its smartphone called iPhone. Today, the American giant unveils the iPhone X, a device equipped with new technologies such as facial recognition.

Writing with technology changes writing!

Writing with a pencil on a piece of paper or writing by typing on a keyboard and looking at a screen, what does that change for the students?

3D printing: a technological revolution

More and more the media present the 3D printer as a real technological revolution. Let's take a closer look at the possibilities offered by three-dimensional printing.

Twitter celebrates its 10th anniversary!

The social network Twitter celebrated its 10th anniversary this week. On March 21, 2006, co-founder Jack Dorsey posted the first tweet, still available: “Creating my twttr account. "