Quebec Home & School News

Quebec Home & School News
December, 1979
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Number of pages: 17

Article titles:

  • Season's Greetings
  • Editorial comment
    • The aim is total control
    • 'Star failed its English readers'
    • International congress: 'urban life and the child'
    • President's message
    • If you drive - think!
    • Essay contest: open to all high schoolers
  • QFHSA Committees
    • Constitution: plan any changes now - everyone has to see them
    • Teacher contract: does anyone really know how it is?
    • Parents for French: interest is high from all regions
    • Office Services: there's a new look
    • Gifted children: help needed
    • CEGEP: high schools & CEGEPs lack coordination
    • Publicity: getting the word out
    • Declining [enrollment]: schools for sale?
  • Federation liaison with outside organizations
  • Report no. 1: Public involvement in education
  • Liaison with Boy Scouts
  • School bus safety and you
  • In case of fire
  • Bookmark supports H & S and promotes reading
  • 1979 Leadership Conference
  • Membership: keep a high profile to encourage members
  • Future of English language education in Quebec
  • Gaspe conference
  • Arundel Natural Science School, learning from nature
  • News from National, Newfoundland new member of CHSPTF
  • Plan alcohol and drug use conference
  • Committee education
  • Liaison with other organizations
  • Do you know where you stand?
  • Focus on the Locals
    • Meadowbrook: CPR Course: Local sponsored lunch time supervisor
    • Dunrae Gardens: safety getting the message across
    • New Carlisle: every month a special event
    • MacDonald: craft fair pre-sold
    • Edgewater: Ballet school promote beauty
    • Somerled: skate sale gets results
    • Eardley: expressing concern
    • Courtland Park: country fair raises over $2,400
    • Princess Elizabeth: fall fun fair at Magog
    • Morison: funds for monitors
    • Willingdon: sold out 2nd edition
    • Lachine: bursaries
    • Allancroft: looking for volunteers
    • Westpatrick: wide variety of extra classes
    • John Rennie: lunchtime class with a difference
  • Update on membership development
Quebec Federation of Home and School Associations (QFHSA). “Quebec Home & School News” 15, no. 6 (December 1979).
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Quebec Federation of Home and School Associations, Inc. (QFHSA)


English-language kindergarten to secondary 5 educational sector in the province of Quebec


Literacy activities; education activities; conducting leadership workshops; parenting skills workshops

Former Names:
[merger of] Québec Provincial Council of Home and Schools and Greater Montréal Federation of Home and School Associations; Quebec Federation of Protestant Home and School Associations