TORONTO, Nov. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Groupe Média TFO is proud to announce
that three of its platforms have been nominated for the 2013 Digi
Awards : TFO Éducation, Motel Monstre and Zoubi Doubi.
The Digi Awards celebrate the exceptional work of businesses in the
digital media industry, placing Canada at the forefront of the on-line
« Best in e-learning »
Produced in-house by Groupe Media TFO teams, the interactive platform, www.tfo.org/education earmarked for educators, and more recently made accessible to students
and their parents, is a source of high educational value content
offering plurimedia and mobile tools, available on a subscription
basis. « TFO Éducation is first and foremost attuned to the needs of
teaching and learning in the 21st century and aims to provide educators
with a platform that is rich, relevant and constantly evolving. The
extraordinary talents and abilities of the concept, creative and
development teams have allowed us to deliver a high quality product to
the francophone educational institutions of Ontario and Canada »
explained Julie Caron, Groupe Média TFO's Chief of educational
Whatever the format or support used : computer, tablet, smart phone,
TFO Éducation ressources promote collaborative learning, knowledge
construction, interactivity and mobility.
« Best in Cross platform kids » and « Best in online gaming »Motel
Produced by Slalom in cooperation with mbiance, Motel Monstre is an
example of a production destined for use on many platforms, more
particularly : television series, mobile applications, digital
components and ludo-educational activities for pre-teens. As our
content is accessible on many channels, TFO can better serve and get
closer to its youth audience.
"After having been awarded the Gemini for the best web site, we are very
proud of these two Digi Awards nominations for the digital part of
Motel Monstre. This interactive web and tablet game platform created
with mbiance blends in and adds another magical touch to our beautiful
television series. All of it was made possible because of the constant
and renewed support of TFO and the Canada media fund" stated
Marie-France Gariepy, producer with Slalom.
« Best in Cross platform kids »
zoubidoubi.ca (French version)
Zoubi Doubi (French version of Zerby Derby), produced for TFO and TVO
Garners two nominations for its online gaming platform and application,
both of which help a young child to strenghten his skills and to learn
through designing, building, creating and experimenting activities. In
the interactive Zoubi Doubi e-book, child explores, discovers and
solves problems through adventure stories.
This recognition of TFO Éducation validates the most recent performance of Groupe Média TFO, which shows glowing growth results on all of its combined platforms :
television, web and social media.
About Groupe Média TFO
Groupe Média TFO provides first-run educational and cultural content.
Groupe Média TFO, its awareness raised by the introduction of new
technologies in learning, has organized , on December 9, 2013, in
Toronto, the first International Summit for tablettists, the meeting
place for all those interested in the impact of tactile screens in the
world of education. Register at : http://tablettistes.eventbrite.ca/
SOURCE: GroupeMédia TFO
For further information:
Corporate Communications Specialist
Groupe Média TFO