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Covid-19: maintenance of face-to-face exams in universities

While the Covid-19 contamination figures are reaching records, the government is staying the course with regard to end-of-semester exams and partial which, at the university, continue in January: they will be “Kept in person”, said Frédérique Vidal, on France Info, Wednesday, December 29. Objective of the Minister of Higher Education: to avoid the difficulties encountered […]

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Parcoursup: the mention “100% face-to-face” worries higher education

“100% face-to-face course monitoring”. The SNES-FSU secondary school union, in a press release dated April 26, is alarmed by the feedback from teachers in higher education establishments concerning ” of files, in particular private ”, with this mention, on Parcoursup. The instrumentalization of this “Situation of inequality “Among high school students, as a guarantee of […]

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Mobilization in BTS: can the exams take place in person?

The mobilization continues behind the hashtag #BTSCONTROLECONTINU. For several weeks, thousands of students in the Higher Technician’s Certificate (BTS) have been relaying it on social networks to obtain their exam this year in continuous control, and not face-to-face, in view of the epidemic situation. An appeal partially received by the government. Catch-up session granted by […]

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“College” in distance, “prep” in face-to-face, are inequalities widening?

Thursday, October 29, while France moved back into confinement, Jean-Michel Blanquer announced that high schools remained open. That day, nothing had been said about the preparatory classes and the BTS. It was Gabriel Attal, the government spokesperson, who had specified on social networks the maintenance of face-to-face courses for these students. Preparatory classes with the […]