Less than a week after the start of the school year, the atsems (territorial agent specialized in nursery schools) went on strike Monday, September 5 at the call of the CGT, Force Ouvrière and Unsa unions. ► What is an atsem? An atsem is an early childhood professional who works specifically with kindergarten teachers. The […]
Are micro-crèches a “low-cost” type of childcare?
They have bloomed in recent years. Small private for-profit structures welcoming up to 12 children, called “microcrèches”, have opened in the four corners of France. They now represent 12% of crèche places, according to the National Family Allowance Fund (Cnaf), and their number is constantly increasing. In this context, the recent complaint from a family […]
These teenage girls who make their own jewelry inspired by designers
The concept of “do-it-yourself” (“do it yourself”), a trend observed in recent years among adults, also appeals to teens, who are embarking on the design of handmade jewelry. Maurine, 14, makes pearl necklaces and bracelets for herself and her friends: “I go to Pinterest to find inspiration and then I do my own thing”, she […]