Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Bulletin me m november 2012
Bulletin me m november 2012
Bulletin me m november 2012
Bulletin me m november 2012
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

Bulletin me m november 2012

552

Published on

This is a english version

This is a english version

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
552
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. M E M P R É E N M O U V E M E N T Partners Newsletter Issue n°11- November 2012ÉditorialThe fall season was a lot like the summer one: beautiful, but much too short. Oh well. No rest for the weary! Betweenback-to-school activities, various meetings and reunions, the time just flew by. Not to mention all the planning we didand the progress we saw in the many wonderful projects that emerged here and there. A schoolyard was entirelyrefurbished and more time was set aside for physical activity. And what about our youngsters and their new WIXXattitude... “You can’t understand, you’re not in, you’re too old!”In short, we have a great program for getting in shape this winter, which, I have on good authority, promises to be avery snowy one!Denis Delbois Networks  and  social  0igures  in  the  world     -­‐  57%  of  Internet  users  speak  more  on  a  social  network  in  real  life  (Source:  Columbus  College,       February  2011).     -­‐  845  million  Internet  users  in  the  world  are  on  Facebook  (Facebook  Source,  April  2012).     -­‐  Past  700  minutes  per  month  on  Facebook  worldwide  (Source:  Social  Media  Training,       December  2011).     -­‐  350  million  mobile  users  in  the  world  are  on  Facebook  (Facebook  Source,  January  2012).     -­‐  60  million  articles  are  posted  on  Facebook  each  day  (Source:  Social  Media  Training,  December       2011).     -­‐  490  million  internet  users  went  on  YouTube  each  month  in  2011  (Source  Videoinfographs,       November  2011).     -­‐  1  trillion  (1012)  videos  were  viewed  on  YouTube  in  2011  (Source  YouTube,  December  2011).     -­‐  60  hours  of  video  are  uploaded  every  minute  on  YouTube  (YouTube  Source,  January  2012).     -­‐  225  million  members  worldwide  on  Twitter  (Source  Videoinfographs,  November  2011).     -­‐  200  million  tweets  are  sent  each  day  (Source  Marketing  Support  Services,  November  2011).     -­‐  The  lifespan  of  a  tweet  is  about  5.8  hours  (Source  Ad  Age,  December  2011).     -­‐  25,088  tweets  per  second  were  recorded  as  record  in  2011  (Source  Twitter,  December  2011).    Then?  Are  you  connected?  Were  waiting  on  our  Facebook  and  Twitter  pagesMeM Partners Newsletter, November 2012 1
  • 2. M E M P H R É E N M O U V E M E N T It’s happening right here! Everything is fine in a perfect world, the sun is shining and the birds chirping.... Everything is fine in a perfect world, the sun is shining and the birds chirping....Interview  with  Linda  Lacasse,   “Working  together,  staying  in   MeM:    What  about  the  teaching  Principal  at  École  des  Deux-­ shape,  pursuing  our  dreams!” staff?  In  what  way  is  it  involved?    Soleils,  who’s  planning  a  year-­long  experience  in  healthy  habits   “Working  together”:  in  harmony,   L.L:    As  adults,  we  need  to  be  role  with  her  theme:    “Working   with  respect  for  others’  differences,   models  for  our  young  people.    This  together,  staying  in  shape,   etc. is  true  not  only  for  the  teaching  staff  pursuing  our  dreams.” “Staying  in  shape”:    in  keeping  with   but  for  all  members  of  the  staff.    It  is   healthy  lifestyle  habits. our  duty  to  help  the  students   “Pursuing  our  dreams”:    in  keeping   journey  as  far  as  they  can  on  a   with  the  lip  dub  that  took  place  at   personal  as  well  as  an  educational   the  end  of  last  year  with  the  help  of   level.    The  importance  of  education   the  music  teacher,    and  in  line  with   lies  in  helping  the  greatest  number   school  perseverance,  something  we   of  students  succeed! work  on  every  day. Success  =  Effort  X  Achievement MenM:    Every  year,  students  draw   on  these  themes  for  their  activities   MenM:    Last  year,  we  were   and  their  actions.    Beyond  words,   treated  to  a  fantastic  lip  dub.    Can  Memphré  en  Mouvement:    You   then,  do  you  think  these  themes   you  give  us  a  sneak  preview  of  have  a  new  theme  this  year.     have  an  impact  outside  the  school   the  program  you’re  planning  for  Where  did  you  get  the  idea  for   itself? the  end  of  this  year?this  inspiring  slogan? L.L.:    Absolutely.    Our  themes  make   L.L.:    Throughout  the  year,  we  have  Linda  Lacasse:    Our  theme  last   their  way  into  the  homes.    The  kids   activities  in  keeping  with  our  theme  year  was  “Living  in  harmony”.     talk  to  their  parents  about  these   as  well  as  with  school  perseverance.    Throughout  the  year,  we  worked  on   themes  and  the  parents  in  turn  talk   But  I  prefer  to  keep  the  rest  a  building  harmonious  relations   to  us  and  sometimes  even  ask  us   surprise  until  the  last  minute.    We  between  peers  and  adults.    A  year-­‐ questions!    Moreover,  whenever  we   even  keep  our  students  in  suspense  end  assessment  yielded  very   get  together,  our  students  have  a   because  we  Iind  they’re  more  likely  positive  results.    We  wanted  to  keep   good  understanding  of  their  theme   to  persevere!  the  same  theme,  while  adding   and  have  no  difIiculty  seeing  how  it  something  in  line  with  our  plan  for   relates  to  their  daily  life.    They  take  success. what  they’ve  learned  and  apply  it  to  Therefore,  after  many  discussions,   what  they’re  experiencing.    They’re  the  school  team  ruled  in  favour  of   very  savvy!2 MeM Partners Newsletter, November 2012
  • 3. M E M P H R É E N M O U V E M E N T It’s happening right here! Everything is fine in a perfect world, the sun is shining and the birds chirping.... Everything is fine in a perfect world, the sun is shining and the birds chirping....Interview  with  Mario  Schinck,   Iinancial  aspect  took  up  a  lot  of  from  École  Sainte-­Marguerite,   MeM  :  Who  helped  you  0inance   my  time  because  I  headed  the  which  has  a  brand  new   and  realize  this  big  project? Fundraising  Campaign  as  well  as  schoolyard  and  playground!   the  Schoolyard  Committee.     MS  :  Our  major  partners  were   However,  I  put  together  a  team  to   Excavation  G.  Leblanc,  the  City  of   help  me  solicit  donations... Magog,  the  Ministère  de   As  for  the  realization  of  the   lÉducation,  du  Loisir  et  du  Sport,   project?    The  biggest  challenge   the  Commission  Scolaire  des   was  to  make  sure  the  deadline  for   Sommets,  the  Caisse   the  work  was  met...  Marise   Memphrémagog,  MPs  Jean   Cotnoir  (the  Principal)  and  I   Charest  and  Pierre  Reid,   were  responsible  for  supervising   Aluminium  Jocelyn  Lapierre,   the  work... Solution  d’eau  Stéphane   Bourgelas,  the  school  casino  we   MeM  :  Other  schools  are  very  Memphré  en  Mouvement  :   organized  in  2012,  and  other   impressed  with  your  results.    When  it  comes  to  making   partners... What  advice  would  you  give  improvements  and  modifying   them  when  it  comes  to  the  best  installations,  schools  are  faced   conditions  under  which  to  with  dif0icult  choices;    what   undertake  such  a  project?in0luenced  your  decision  to  refurbish  your  schoolyard? MS  :  When  you  want  to  see  a   wonderful  project  like  this  one  Mario  Schinck  :  Our  Iirst   become  a  reality,  you  have  to  priority  was  to  change  our   bring  together  as  many  people  as  playground  equipment  because  it   possible  to  support  the  was  outdated  and  even   committee  in  charge  of  the  dangerous.    Next,  we  decided  to   project.    I’m  referring  to  the  redo  the  asphalt  and  the  lines  in   school  staff  and  management,  the  the  schoolyard  with  showy   parents,  the  community  and  colors...  which  drew  very   Iinancial  partners.    We’re   MeM  :  What  were  the  biggest  favourable  comments.    And   extremely  proud  of  the  fact  that   challenges  you  faced  in  putting  Iinally,  we  wanted  to  incorporate   students,  parents,  the   together  this  project?greenery  (by  planting  trees  and   community,  Iinancial  partners,  laying  peat)  to  provide  a  bit  of   the  school  staff  and  other  schools   MS  :  There  weren’t  really  any  big  shade  on  hot  days.    We  also   have  all  reacted  so  favourably  to   challenges  to  overcome  because  added  a  shed  for  storing   our  project  now  that  it’s   everyone  involved  in  the  project  equipment  and  punching  balls,   completed... was  of  one  mind...  but  the  which  will  arrive  shortly.Bulletin des Partenaires MeM, November 2012 3
  • 4. M E M P H R É E N M O U V E M E N T Links et info Short guide to links that seem interesting. Enjoy your visit! PRESS OUR SMALL EATERS YOUNG’S CORNER FOR THE A press of the web to discover. A first PLEASURE OF DISCOVERY subject on the school activity or 1 hour per A website that offers more reasons to day and health inequalities. make easy healthy recipes for our little The universe rich and tasty food, Good read. ones will you tell me! In fact it is much agriculture and fisheries, would you You can also find articles on our Scoop it. more than that ..... Go and visit. It talks say? Want to know more about it? http://www.lapresse.ca/debats/votre- about family recipes but also for 100 Would you like to test your knowledge? opinion/201210/31/01-4588999-a-quand- guests, food and nutrition: Do you dream of a career in this field? une-heure-par-jour.php Happy searching! http://www.nospetitsmangeurs.org http://www.ledevoir.com/societe/ http://www.mapaq.gouv.qc.ca/fr/ sante/362808/les-fruits-ca-coute-plus- CoinDesJeunes/Pages/ cher-que-le-macaroni coindesjeunes.aspNews Briefs! Editorial StaffCalendars! Denis Delbois — Assistant coordinatorHave dates, special events, do not hesitate tosend them to me so that I add them to our ContactFacebook page. Memphré en Mouvement 120, rue Bellevue Magog J1X 3H2 Tél. : 819 446 5005 Welcome! Have photos of your school during an Memphre@quebecenforme.org activity or your organization at a workshop Deniscoordoadjoint@me.com you would like to share, tweet it to me and I Twitter : @MemenMouvement will share it on Facebook! Go on your www.facebook.com/ smartphone ..... MemphreEnMouvement4 Bulletin des Partenaires MeM, November 2012

×