Mathematics and science at school: the strange French suicide

High school students take a math class. ©Yann COATSALIOU / AFP Level collapse The Mathematical Society of France reveals that the school reform has reduced scientific enrollment by 20% for boys and 28% for girls. A study by the CMI firm estimated that the added value of mathematics represented 15% of French GDP. Atlantico: The … Read more

How school and the improvement of the level in maths could revive the French economy

And if we had to insist more on education to revive the French economy? A note from the Economic Analysis Council (CAE), an organization responsible for informing government decisions, looked at the sharp slowdown in labor productivity in France compared to Germany and the United States. In question, according to the CAE study, a lack … Read more

Université Côte d’Azur obtains €8 million for its French School of Artificial Intelligence project – EFELIA » PACA’s economic and political newsletter


With the “EFELIA Côte d’Azur” project, Université Côte d’Azur is the winner of the Call for expressions of interest “Skills and Professions of the Future” (CMA), operated jointly by the National Agency for Research and the Caisse des Dépôts et Consignation. The challenge of the project is to raise the skills of all the public … Read more

The level of students in French progresses slightly at school and remains stable in college


Pupils’ performance in French improved slightly in CM2 and remained almost stable at the end of middle school between 2015 and 2021, but with large differences depending on social origin and whether or not they are enrolled in priority education, according to studies. . At the end of primary (CM2), 62.5% of students have a … Read more

In January, Marfina will replace the urban and school transport company Transdev in a French Riviera conurbation


On the last day of European Mobility Week, the Pays de Grasse urban community announces that it will change its service provider for urban and school transport. The sense of timing… The urban community of the Pays de Grasse has launched a consultation with a view to entrusting, from 1er January 2023, to a concession … Read more

Louis de Funès, Kad Merad… 10 French actors who practiced improbable professions before being known


While some were scouted as teenagers, many actors took time to rise to stardom and first had to earn a living outside of acting. Between odd jobs and amazing careers, here are 10 French actors who had another job before finding success. Gérard Depardieu – bodyguard for prostitutes © EuropaCorp Rough formwork, bon vivant and … Read more

VIDEO. “Hold the road!”, From school to the French truck racing championships at Le Mans


In the footsteps of the student mechanics of Bron, for a year the documentary “Tiens la route!” followed them from high school to the track of the French truck racing championships at Le Mans. A story of transmission, and learning to discover this Thursday, September 22 at 11:50 p.m. Experience the Interceltic Festival: The Interceltic … Read more

The French Film Festival: from Cannes premieres to the latest from Isaki Lacuesta with C. Tangana


Stills from ‘En roue libre’, ‘L’innocent’, ‘Un an, une nuit’ and ‘Novembre’. The billboard for this new edition focuses on young creation and presents twelve unpublished titles on Spanish screens from October 14 to 21 The new “and the best” -they add- of Francophone cinema returns to the screens of Malaga from October 14 to … Read more