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TELUQ presents the Journées du numérique en enseignement supérieur

Symposia and Congresses

November 2-3, 2020

Quebec - like the rest of Canada and the world - has entered the digital age armed with an action plan. Journées du numérique en enseignement supérieur addresses the objectives of the Quebec governement's Digital Action Plan for Education and Higher Education . In the wake of the highly successful 2018 edition, the adventure continues!

VRST2020 Online Conference on Virtual Reality

Symposia and Congresses

November 2-4, 2020

The ACM Symposium on Virtual Reality Software and Technology (VRST) is an international forum for the exchange of experience and knowledge among researchers and developers concerned with VR/AR software and technology. More information here

Webinar | Diana Bruno - The Language of Food


November 3, 2020 from 1:30 to 3:00 pm

After a long career at the Institut de tourisme et d'hôtellerie du Québec, Diana Bruno immediately plunged into transforming an idea into a book. In between teaching ESL in Montreal and EFL in China and Vietnam, she freelanced as a translator, specializing in the culinary domain. The Lexique has been shortlisted for the very competitive and prestigious "Taste of Canada Awards" to be given this month. Profweb have published an article on the topic . For more info and to register to the Zoom meeting.  

SPEAQ Annual Convention

Symposia and Congresses

November 6-7, 2020

This year, the annual convention of the Société pour le perfectionnement de l'enseignement de l'anglais langue seconde au Québec (SPEAQ) is going virtual. The program is available here.

Webinar: Thinking about online learning as online and for everybody


Thursday, November 13, 2020. 1:30 pm to 3 pm

Presented by AQEIPS and RIQEDI

The online student might be the exact same student you are working with face to face, but once they come online, new factors come into play. An understanding of the implications of the web and how your participants are affected by the space is essential to an equitable and effective learning experience.

Free. Registration mandatory.

How to Create Active and Engaging Learning Experiences with Zoom Breakout Rooms


November 20, 2020

Contact North is hosting a webinar with Research Associate, Dr. Ron Owston. Dr. Owston will describe how Zoom's breakout rooms provide a unique opportunity to learn to create active and engaging learning experiences for students. Registration here

Activity types

For teachers who are interested in educational technology integration, Profweb presents a selection of events in the following categories:

  • Continuing Education Credit Courses and Programs
  • Continuing Education professional development
  • Events, Congresses or Symposia that revolve around the professional development of teachers

Credit Courses and Programs

Credit courses or programs are university accredited.


PERFORMA offers university-level accredited activities for the professional development of college teachers, in both French and English.

Since 1973, PERFORMA pedagogical model advocates the development of customized training activities in response to needs expressed by teachers and academic counsellors. Activities are offered to staff at all member colleges. For more information or to learn about local schedules, contact the local representative of your college.

Professional development

These activities are non-credit training are not recognized by a university.

APOP (Association pour les applications pédagogiques de l'ordinateur au post-secondaire)

L'APOP assists members of the college network in developing their educational technology skills by offering professional development activities. These activities are delivered remotely using video conferencing tools.

Animation à la Cantine (in French): Exchanges among academics discussing various issues related to current technopedagogical practices. Interactive seminars, structured presentations, live interviews with experts in the field, all with no pre-registration required... Exciting encounters that enhance active participation and co-construction of knowledge!

APOP_mobile (in French): IT skills development workshops tailored to the needs of educators and academics from all sources.

APOP_taxi (in French): Activities offered to a specific group of academics within a discipline, department or program.

VTÉ (Vitrine technologie-éducation)

The VTÉ organizes bimonthly research laboratories, focusing on compliance and the implementation of concrete projects. The VTE laboratories are places of exchange and experimentation. These four to six week projects moderated by VTE are lively encounters with experts and practitioners, for the beginning teacher to the most experienced and for students as well.

The DECclic Corporation Collegiate Platform

DECclic hosts the Moodle environment and provides online instruction for the college community using a digital learning environment including online resources, forums and tips. For more information, contact the DECclic team.

Events, Congresses or Symposia

An event is an activity organized in order to attract a wide audience. These are often conferences.

A congress is a meeting involving a large number of people gathered to deliberate on one or more subjects.

A symposium is a meeting of experts invited to present and discuss their ideas about a given topic.