Event info

Date
September 22-23
Daycare
For children aged 4-11 years and teens 11-17
Montreal
Collège Jean-Eudes, 3535 Boulevard Rosemont
Speakers
Many workshops: educational methods, new regulations, etc.

The workshop schedule is available.

(Still subject to small changes) 

See also conference in French.

 

New! Daycamp for 4-11 year-olds!

Registration is over.

Here is to what your child can look forward…

Saturday and Sunday

Free and organized activities:

  • drawing
  • arts & crafts
  • play dough
  • watercolours

Science activities

Sports games

Friendly variety show (see schedule for details)

Foosball and ping pong

(Only Saturday : Pizza Dinner and Dance 18h-20h)

 

*Activities subject to change

Too late.

New! Daycamp for teens (11-17)!

Registration is over.

Here is what your teen can expect…

Saturday

Engineering Challenge I / Track Meet

Group discussion “What is homeschooling as a teen like?” What does everyone like about it? What are the challenges? How would you like improve your experience?

Theatre Primer (theatre games, skits) / Friendly variety show (see schedule for details)

Magic: The Gathering Tournament / Foosball and ping pong

Pizza Dinner / Dance 18h-20h

Sunday

Engineering Challenge II / Foosball and ping pong

Panel of homeschool “graduates” / Contact exchange

Science Buffet OR Group canvas painting

Soccer (depending on availability of field)

 

*Activities subject to change

It's over. Sorry.

As part of our exciting camps for kids this year, we are holding a friendly variety show!

Please come share your talents and interests with your peers. An electric piano, music stand and microphone with amplifier will be available. Be it card tricks, poetry or other, the conference will be a great place to showcase your skills and connect with others.

Please sign-up by sending an email to alinekhoriaty@videotron.ca. Include details about your age and what you’ll be showcasing.

Go see our sponsors! / A big thank you for their support…

Registration is over. Get tickets at the door.

Individual ticket - member

70$

Valid for one person

Saturday and Sunday

Individual ticket - non-member

125$

Valid for one person

Saturday and Sunday

Lunch

15$

Couples ticket - member

100$

Valid for one couple

Saturday and Sunday

Couples ticket - non-member

150$

Valid for one couple

Saturday and Sunday

Student

25$

2-day camp member

45$

Daycare or Teens program

4-11 years old or 11-17

2-day camp Non-Member

60$

Daycare or Teens program

4-11 years old or 11-17

1-day camp member

25$

Daycare or Teens program

4-11 years old or 11-17

1-day camp non-member

40$

Daycare or Teens program

4-11 years old or 11-17

The workshop schedule is available.

(Still subject to small changes) 

See also conference in French.

Saturday

8h30-8h45 Welcome

8h45-10h00 Conferences

10h15-11h30 Conferences

11h30-13h30 Lunch

13h30-14h45 Conferences

15h15-16h30 Conferences

17h00-19h00 Happy Hour

Sunday

8h00-9h15 Conferences

9h15-9h45 Registration for the Assemblée

9h45-11h45 Assemblée générale annuelle

11h45-12h45 Lunch

13h45-15h00 Conferences

15h15-16h30 Conferences

16h45-17h00 Last word

You want to be a guest speaker?

Let us know

What is the Quebec Association for Home-Based Education (AQED)?

The Quebec Association for Home-Based Education (AQED) is a grouping of parents who homeschool their children. It is a non-profit organization founded in 1997. All people who work here so do on a voluntary basis. AQED supports and defends the rights of parents to educate their children based on the educational method that they choose.

Learn more

Why become a member of AQED?

 

Here are the advantages of being a member of the Quebec Association of Home-Based Education:

  • SUPPORT AND MEMBER SERVICES
    Telephone and e-mail support, annual conference, the association’s Portfolio magazine, newsletter, website with a section reserved for members only, Facebook page.
  • LEGAL SUPPORT AND PROTECTION OF RIGHTS
    Information and legal assistance for members, actions following political motions.
  • MAKE HOMESCHOOLING KNOWN
    YouTube channel, television and radio interviews.

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FAQ

NO refunds will be granted.
This year we are also allowing parents to bring their children ages 3 and under who are not breastfed to the conference, and to attend the workshops. Those children enter for free. With a child ticket: The 11-17 years old can participate in the Teen program or can go anywhere at the Congrès. The 4-11 years old need to attend daycare program and are not allowed in the conferences.
Breastfeeding is allowed in all areas of the conference.
Parking is free. Use the "Margelle" entrance.
Yes, tickets will be available, but the prices will be higher.