Off the Shelf: Telling Stories about English-speaking Quebec

The Quebec English-speaking Communities Research Network (QUESCREN) and the Eastern Townships Resource Centre are pleased to announce an upcoming public event taking place at Concordia University, Montreal on Thursday, 30 November 2017 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. This event will explore themes surrounding literature and identity within Quebec’s English-speaking communities. Professor Jason Camlot, who teaches in the English literature department at Concordia, will look at…

Elana Cooperberg to Present at the 2018 LCEEQ Conference

Vanier’s own Elana Cooperberg  (Commerce) will be presenting a workshop at the upcoming annual LCEEQ (Leadership Committee for English Education in Quebec) conference. The conference theme this year is “The Thinking Classroom.” Elana’s workshop will offer a more focused look at creative thinking. Creative Thinking in the Classroom. This workshop focuses on developing creative thinking skills…

2018 LCEEQ Conference

Each year, the LCEEQ (Leadership Committee for English Education in Quebec) holds an annual conference. The year, the conference, whose theme is the thinking classroom, will take place on February 12 & 13, 2018 at the Sheraton Laval Hotel and Convention Centre. Regardless of age, students learn to think in thoughtful classrooms rich in opportunities to…

PERFORMA MTP Winter 2018 Course Schedule

The following Master Teacher Program (MTP) courses will be offered by PERFORMA this winter. Dates run between January 12th and April 27th 2018 and vary depending on the course. Courses will be offered at the following colleges: 1. College Teaching and Course Design – Vanier College 2. Assessment as Learning – Dawson College 3. Reading & Thinking in…

Webinar: Integrating Distance Collaborative Learning and Teaching

On Wednesday, November 15 (12:00 to 1:30pm) Gabriel Flacks, a humanities teacher from Champlain College will present a webinar on cross-campus, online collaboration. Below is a description of from APOP’s newsletter: This webinar will help teachers understand the benefits of integrating cross-campus online collaboration into CEGEP courses. We will explore the practical and pedagogical impacts of…

CCDMD Call for Projects (2018)

The CCDMC (Collegial Centre for Educational Materials Development) has put out a call for projects: Those wishing to submit a proposal for a learning resource (educational material) may do so during the Call for Projects held each year from November to March. Consult the Call for Projects Guide and complete the Project Presentation Form. The term “educational material” refers…

An Invitation to a Presentation on, and Discussion of, Research on Active Learning (Nov. 21st)

The ARC, CDC and AQPC are presenting the 16th edition of the series Avec un grand R : l’apprentissage actif hors de la classe (With a Big R: Active Learning Outside of the Classroom). The session, which will take place online, Tuesday November 21st (1:00 to 2:30 pm)  will present the results of a project undertaken by Elizabeth S. Charles (Dawson), Nathaniel Lasry (John Abbott), Chris…

APOP Newsletters

APOP regularly releases newsletters to keep the CEGEP community up-to-date on its various projects and offerings. If you are interested in receiving the newsletter via email, you can send a subscription request to info@apop.qc.ca. Below are links to recent newsletters. November 6, 2017 November 2, 2017 October 30, 2017 October 27, 2017 October 24, 2017 October 16,…

Call for Submissions

The Pédagogie Collégiale editorial team has put a call out for its spring issue, whose theme will be on motivation in learning. Here is a translated blurb about the call for papers taken from AQPC’s site: Motivation in learning is well researched, especially in the context of primary and secondary schooling. But what about at the…

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