Presentation of the SILLAGES initiative
The SILLAGES initiative - free resources for enhancing SocIaL and internationaL Acces to the Grandes EcoleS - , launched at the Palais du Luxembourg, in Paris, in November 2010, has been conducted, since October 2011, by the SILLAGES.info not-for-profit association whose members are ADEPPT, APLCPGE, APPLS, AUNEGE, Conférence des grandes écoles, Ecole normale supérieure, Ecole Polytechnique ParisTech, EDHEC, ePrep, ESSEC, Passeport Avenir, UNISCIEL and UOH.
The ambition of the SILLAGES initiative is to reach a collaborative production of multimedia content (level L0, L1 and L2) 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 in humanities, business, and sciences).
The SILLAGES initiative relies on three interconnected websites:
- the present website, portal of the initiative,
- the SILLAGES Platformoffering courses, exercices, practical trainings...,
- the SILLAGES wiki devoted to complementary resources.
SILLAGES is developed by about 70 actors from 11 countries presented at section Actors of the SILLAGES initiative.
Positioning, targeted public, actions developed for enhancing access to the "grandes écoles" are listed in sections: