The ambition of the sillages.info initiative is to reach a collaborative production of multimedia content (L0, L1 and L2 levels) for scenarised and interoperable resources complementing the present online availability related to the French higher education, and especially for the access to the grandes écoles (focussing on business, sciences, and humanities).
The sillages.info multidisciplinary resources and courses are available under a Creative Commons license, through several websites :
The sillages.info initiative is developed through 80 francophone actors (from Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, France, Greece, Lebanon, Switzerland, Tunisia…).
The developments of the sillages.info initiative involve a community of authors and a community of practice (CoP) composed of teachers in classes préparatoires aux grandes écoles or in similar establishments, teachers or researchers from Universities, students, stakeholders of the technology-enhanced learning for higher education domain…
Detailed information on how to join our community are available here (in French).
The sillages.info initiative initiative was launched in 2010 and coordinated until 2017 by Nathalie Van de Wiele, founder of ePrep in 2001.
From 2011 to 2017, the initiative was under the governance of the sillages.info Association, which members are Conférence des grandes écoles (CGE) and ePrep ; Grandes écoles (École normale supérieure, École normale supérieure de Cachan, École polytechnique, EDHEC, ESSEC) ; non-for-profit organisations (APLCPGE, ADEPPT, APPLS, Passeport Avenir) ; French Digital Universities (AUNEGE, UNISCIEL, UOH).
OMERIC, ePrep’s partner since 2006, was an important technical partner of the sillages.info initiative until 2017.