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Unveiling of the 2014–2015 World of Images Intercollegiate Photo Competition Winners

May 22, 2015
The prizes for the 2014–2015 World of Images Intercollegiate Photo Competition were awarded on May 22, 2015 at the Espace Normand Laurin at Cégep Marie-Victorin, at the opening of the exhibit of the 29 finalists. This competition, organized by the CCDMD (Collegial Centre for Educational Materials Development), has the dual goal of [...]

Contest for CEGEP students

May 11, 2015
Second language students can now apply to help the CCDMD validate a new proficiency test in either English or French. Please circulate the following information. For more information and to request posters to display in your college, write to

News about the CCDMD Call for Projects

March 18, 2015
The deadline for submitting a proposal under the CCDMD Call for Projects was March 6. This year, 22 projects were submitted by teachers in Québec’s Francophone and Anglophone colleges: 17 in French and 5 in English, from 15 different colleges. Representatives from the colleges and the CCDMD will meet in May to select the projects that will [...]

Launch of the 2015 Francojeu des cégeps

March 2, 2015
The CCDMD invites you to take part in the 2015 Francojeu des cégeps, held in partnership with the Office québécois de la langue française. From March 2 to 22, on Facebook (with or without an FB account), you can join the game and take part in the online contest. The 2015 edition promises to be entertaining and instructive. The focus is [...]

New materials for Problem-Based Learning

February 24, 2015
The Problem-Based Learning for College Physics website added 10 new practical problems. Originally designed by Nathaniel Lasry, a physics teacher at John Abbott College, this website offers CEGEP teachers high-quality problem-based learning (PBL) activities that have been tested in Québec CEGEP classrooms. Several authors have contributed to [...]

What’s new in the CCDMD catalogue

February 24, 2015
New resources have just been added to the CCDMD catalogue: an exercise guide for the Apprécier les qualités organoleptiques des aliments textbook and a recording of the presentation of the AutoCAD en design d’intérieur website. Apprécier les qualités organoleptiques des aliments : Guide des exercices pratiques The Guide des [...]

Tutorat – se former à la relation d’aide par les pairs now online

January 21, 2015
Tutorat − Se former à la relation d’aide par les pairs has been added to the CCDMD catalogue. This website teaches student tutors-in-training to recognize the skills that are essential to good communications in helping relationships. The site includes the following components: Nine videos presenting communications situations in [...]

Chimie pour l’inhalothérapie launched at Collège de Rosemont

November 11, 2014
The official launch of Chimie pour l’inhalothérapie took place on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at Collège de Rosemont. This respiratory therapy reference manual was written by Sophie Maheu, a teacher in the Chemistry Department at Collège de Rosemont, in collaboration with the CCDMD. This manual, with its very human teaching approach, is [...]

Successful launch at Vanier College

October 31, 2014
The official launch of the Infants and Toddlers: Video Observation Bank website took place on October 30, 2014 at Vanier College. This new resource offers a bank of 200 video sequences on young children in daycare situations in Québec and serves as an observation lab for students and teachers in the Early Childhood Education Techniques [...]

The CCDMD 2015 Call for Projects is launched

October 28, 2014
The CCDMD 2015 Call for Projects is now available. You will soon receive a copy from your Academic Dean or your Department Coordinator. You can also download the documents from the Call for Projects section of the CCDMD website. We are awaiting your proposals, which you should send to us no later than Friday, March 6, 2015. If your project [...]