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2014 BC Strike Resource For Students In French Programs

August 27th, 2014|

To prepare for the possibility of a prolonged labour dispute, and school closures, Canadian Parents for French BC & Yukon has crowd-sourced a 2014 BC strike resource for students in French programs. Click here to view the resource and tool.

2014 State of FSL in BC and Yukon

August 20th, 2014|

We have prepared a report on French Immersion and Core French enrolment as well as a report on the French language teacher shortage. The reports can be found here.

The Benefits of Failing at French

July 21st, 2014|

The Benefits of Failing at French By WILLIAM ALEXANDERJULY 15, 2014 I USED to joke that I spoke French like a 3-year-old. Until I met a French 3-year-old and couldn’t hold up my end of the conversation. This was after a year of intense study, including at least two hours a day with Rosetta Stone, [...]

Request for Proposal – Contract

July 15th, 2014|

Click the link for the latest CPF Job Opportunity via a Request for Proposal Full RFP Opportunity ends August 19, 2014

Board Nomination Committee is now open to accept applications

May 27th, 2014|

We are now accepting applications to our board team. If you would like to join, please fill out the form on our Board Nomination Form.

National Conference Registration on Now!! – 2014 CPF Conference & Annual General Meeting in Ottawa

May 9th, 2014|

2014.Registration Form CPF invites you to join us for the 2014 Conference and Annual General Meeting as we gather together to share ideas, best practices and CPF success stories. Date: October 16th -19th, 2014 Location: Ottawa, Ontario at the Delta Ottawa City Centre Early bird Registration Fee - $750 Fee paid and travel booked by [...]

Surrey Parents Meeting May 14th

May 8th, 2014|

Dear Surrey Parents, As you may have already heard, access to French Immersion schools in the Surrey School District has been a problem for several years now. A group of parents who have tried to have their children enrolled in 2013-14 are working to make suggestions to the school board on how the situation can [...]

Comic Strip Workshop – En francais!

May 8th, 2014|

Learn to make your own comic strip! En francais! Each student will create their own comic strip. The purpose is that the student knows the basics of comicstrips. Recommended age: 7 years and older. Comic Strip Workshop Details & Schedule Comic Strip Workshop-Details and schedule

Offre d’emploi en Vancouver avec le Bureau de Quebec

May 2nd, 2014|

Offre d’emploi Attaché(e) aux affaires publiques Entreprise : Bureau du Québec – Antenne de Vancouver (Gouvernement du Québec) Lieu : Vancouver, Colombie-Britannique Salaire : Selon l’expérience – 35 heures/semaine (contrat d’un an – remplacement d’un congé de maternité) Secteurs : Affaires publiques Contexte Le Bureau du Québec à Toronto-Vancouver a comme mandat la promotion et [...]

French Immersion Demand Taxes Resources

April 22nd, 2014|

When a defeated Pauline Marois, in her begrudging concession speech, said: “I am worried for our language,” she could not have been speaking of Colombie-Britannique where, in fact, school districts are unable to keep up with the demand for French-immersion opportunities. Since 2003, reports indicate that French-immersion enrolment in B.C. public schools has increased by [...]