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The fair, much more than an end of year party

The fair is undoubtedly one of the favorite school rituals of children. With its procession of cotton candy, line fishing and other messes up everything, it opens the long parenthesis of the summer holidays … A meeting usually unavoidable but which, in this very unique year, will not be honored in number of establishments. → […]

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End of a trying year at La Grange-aux-Belles college

As usual, the third year students asked to improvise a little party for the last French class. Their request was met with deceptively scathing humor from their teacher. “I have more fun watching you work than watching you eat crisps!” “, Alain Sochon answered them, determined to provide the maximum in the home stretch leading […]

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School: lessons for a year under Covid-19

A year ago, France urgently closed its schools. An unprecedented, unreal parenthesis that has not really closed, many high schools operating since November at a reduced level. What has the school learned from its strengths and weaknesses since then? “That the teaching world, often described as bureaucratic, capable of coming to a standstill at the […]

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2020, the year that changed our homes

Roofing, insulation, painting… David has been busy in his house for a year. The 40-year-old from the Ile-de-France region is certainly a handyman, but the successive confinements and curfews have accentuated his natural inclination. “Some work was already planned but it was accelerated and deepened because we simply had more time to fine-tune. Instead of […]