News 2015

Office relocation announcement

December 24, 2015
As of Monday, January 4, 2016, the CCDMD’s office will be relocated to the main campus of Collège de Maisonneuve. Please update your records with our new contact information: Collegial Centre for Educational Materials Development (CCDMD) 3800 Sherbrooke Street East, Montreal, QC H1X 2A2 Our other contact information will remain the [...]

News about Clic

November 18, 2015
With sincere disappointment, the editorial committee of Clic (the CEGEP information and communications technology newsletter) announces that it has ceased publication. The April 2015 edition proudly marked Clic’s 20th anniversary, but it was also, sadly, the final edition of that great undertaking. Current budgetary restrictions make it [...]

Launch of the CCDMD Call for Projects 2016

October 30, 2015
The CCDMD Call for Projects 2016 is now available online! 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 4, 2016. If your [...]

New version of Les enfants au service de garde website

October 22, 2015
Les enfants au service de garde – Un laboratoire d’observation des 0-12 ans resource bank has updated its three specialized sites: Les poupons au service de garde, Les enfants au service de garde and Les enfants au service de garde en milieu scolaire, for children ages 0–2, 2–5 and 5–12, respectively. The new version of the site [...]

Appointment of André Paquet at the CCDMD

October 19, 2015
The CCDMD has welcomed a new member to our team. André Paquet came on board as a project manager on October 13, replacing Emilie Plante. André Paquet has a bachelor’s degree in classical studies and a master’s in history from Université Laval. For more than 11 years, he has pursuied a career in the publication of print and Web [...]

Correspondance welcomes Jean-Philippe Boudreau to its editorial board

October 19, 2015
While the very first issue of Volume 21 of our newsletter is on its way to your colleges, it is our pleasure to announce that Jean-Philippe Boudreau is now at the helm Correspondance. Well-known throughout the network and very active in terms of language development and the promotion of French, Boudreau is taking over from Dominique Fortier, [...]

Contest for CEGEP students: Deadline extended to September 30

September 14, 2015
Cégep students enrolled in a second language course can still ask the CCDMD to validate a new French or English as a second language placement test and have the chance to win a tablet. For more information, write to

A busy new school year for the CCDMD!

August 25, 2015
After a well-deserved break, the CCDMD is back at work helping teachers in the college network prepare for the new school year. We want to draw your attention to the recent additions to our catalogue and to our latest news. And we wish you a smooth take-off for 2015-2016! What’s new in our catalogue Here is a review of new products we [...]

The CCDMD is launching the 5th edition of the World of Images Intercollegiate Photo Contest

August 24, 2015
The CCDMD is proud to be launching the fifth annual World of Images Intercollegiate Photo Contest. The competition will award more than $3,000 in prizes, including $1,000 for best photo, a People’s Choice prize (vote), etc. This year, the contest will be held under the honorary presidency of Heidi Hollinger, photographer and TV [...]