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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 [...]

Bilingual Post-Secondary Students – Come Work For CPF BC & YK This Summer!

March 27th, 2014|

Canadian Parents for French BC & Yukon is looking to hire two bilingual post-secondary students this summer! If you, or someone you know, meets the criteria please apply by Thursday, April 17th, 2014. Our office culture is youthful, positive, and hard working. The successful applicants will work out of our Vancouver office located within La [...]