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The school trip will take place

Eight days of closure at the college. The establishment sends its teachers home and the students as well, of course, including boarders. No, no, it’s not the Covid’s fault. It’s because of a measles outbreak. And then the info is not new: it dates from the school year 1938-1939. I find it randomly in the […]

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Japan and its children at the school of modernity

It’s a journey through time and space, with childhood as a common thread, the way children are brought up and educated, the vision of the world that we intend to transmit to them. A privileged vantage point to understand what Japan was like during the Meiji era (1868-1912). → CRITICAL. “Tales of chance and other […]

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Do you need a smartphone from primary school?

” Myis all my friends have one! » The argument brandished by the schoolboy to get the phone of his dreams is not necessarily outrageous, since obtaining the first smartphone in France is around 10 years old. If the counter-argument imposes itself on the well-rehearsed parent (“What if all your friends eat dog poop, so […]

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Changing the school from within

The title suggests that this is a book intended exclusively for school teachers. It is not so. Certainly, Philippe Viard is himself a teacher and director of the public school of Ennery (Val-d’Oise) but it is the whole of society that he invites to mobilize to make school “a place where children are happy and […]