Achievements in education


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2019-07-09 The 19th Quebec Aboriginal Science Fair, held in Kuujjuaq – The Science of Indigenous Knowledge!

The 19th Québec Aboriginal Science Fair was held from March 26 to 28 in Kuujjuaq, on the theme The Science of Indigenous Knowledge. The event was organized by the Quebec Aboriginal Science and Engineering Association... Lire la suite

2019-03-20 Inter-Community Harmony

École Père-Pacifique de Pointe-à-la-Croix
Alaqsite’w Gitpu School in Listuguj

For more than 15 years now, the Inter-Community Harmony committee has facilitated exchanges and made it easier to carry out a multitude of different projects (municipal services, mobilization in the region, and social and... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 A new music-oriented school

École Félix-Leclerc

The Commission scolaire de l’Énergie recently inaugurated its first music-oriented school. At École Félix-Leclerc, all students can now enjoy rewarding experiences and thrive in a unique musical environment that will lead to... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 A “flexible” classroom at École Christ-Roi

École Christ-Roi

Since September, Elementary 6 students at École Christ-Roi have had the opportunity to learn in a flexible classroom space. They have the choice to work standing or sitting—on a stability ball, a modified milk crate, a wobble... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 Vocational training at the Commission scolaire de la Capitale: A step in the right direction!

Commission scolaire de la Capitale

In September, several staff members from secondary schools and adult education centres under the Commission scolaire de la Capitale discovered the fascinating world of vocational training. Representatives from six vocational... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 A sports program that encourages students to stay in school

École Henri-Bourassa

Eleven years ago, Jude-Alain Mathieu left Montréal North to play college football. Back then, starting a football program at his secondary school was simply unthinkable in this disadvantaged neighbourhood.

Today,... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 A Québec Ph.D. student has won second prize in an international competition

Université Laval

Damien Mathis, a PhD student at Université Laval, has won second prize in the 2017 international finals of the francophone competition Ma thèse en 180 secondes (MT180).

The event took place on September... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 2016-2017 Presentation of attestations and bursaries

Centre de développement de la formation et de la main-d'œuvre huron-wendat (CDFM)

The Centre de développement de la formation et de la main-d’œuvre huron-wendat (CDFM) is an agency of the Ministère de l’Éducation located in Québec City’s Huron-Wendat community. The mandate of the Centre is to offer... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 The power of words in the hands of young people

Each year, the Ministère distributes quality texts written by Secondary V students as part of the uniform writing examination in French, language of instruction. In June 2016, the students were asked to respond to the... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 A teacher from Nunavik is one of the ten best in the world!

École Ikusik

A teacher from Nunavik, Maggie MacDonnell, is among the ten finalists for a global teacher prize of one million dollars. 

Selected from among 20 000 nominees from 179 countries, this teacher has made a remarkable... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 School boards’ international projects honoured

On October 27, 2016, at the first edition of the Prix d’internationalisation sponsored by Éducation internationale, 10... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 The many faces of femininity

Cégep régional de Lanaudière à L'Assomption

The second edition of the Semaine des éveilleurs de conscience (leaders in awareness week) at the Cégep régional de Lanaudière à L’Assomption adopted as its theme Les multiples visages du féminin (The many faces of... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 A third symposium on the theme of support and collaboration

In 2011, the first edition of the Symposium on the transfer of learning in education brought together some 100 stakeholders in education.

This year, for its third edition, the symposium included over 600 members of... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 One day, so many trades!

Centre de formation professionnelle Relais de la Lièvre-Seignerie

Centre de formation professionnelle Compétences Outaouais

Centre de formation professionnelle de l'Outaouais

Last April, three vocational training centres (CFP) in the Gatineau area hosted the “P’tite séduction du NON TRAD” event. This day provided 30 women with the opportunity to perform tasks usually associated with... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 Entrepreneurs Who Dare!

At this year’s 18th OSEntreprendre Challenge Gala, hosted by Charles Lafortune, a dynamic new generation of entrepreneurs from all 17 regions of Québec were awarded 33 provincial prizes worth $200 000 before... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 Students front and centre!

Institut de technologie agroalimentaire (ITA)

Last April, the annual galas of the Institut de technologie agroalimentaire (ITA) took place on the Saint-Hyacinthe and La Pocatière campuses. These galas are designed to recognize and celebrate the efforts of students who... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 Hats Off to You! Competition and its Excellence in Science segment: 56 women rewarded for their daring!

Did you know that the Hats Off to You! Competition and its Excellence in Science segment celebrated their 20th anniversary this year? The provincial gala was held on June 6, in the National Assembly’s... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 14th Québec Skills Competition in Vocational and Technical Training, a huge success!

The 14th Québec Skills Competition in Vocational and Technical Training gives young people a chance to compete against others in their own trade or occupation. This year, more than 234 young people participated, representing... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 Science, on tourne! rewards the ingenuity of our young people

Fédération des cégeps

The 24th edition of the Science, on tourne! competition took place on April 29 and 30. This year, students had to build a vehicle that could do a round trip, one way powered by wind energy and the other by potential... Lire la suite

2018-02-13 Young people mastering the power of words

The French language plays an important role in the education of young people. In the French, language of instruction, secondary school leaving examination, certain students distinguished themselves by their writing skills and... Lire la suite