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Surrey Parents Meeting May 14th

2014-05-08T22:18:10-04:00 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!

2017-05-29T20:48:16-04:00 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

2017-05-29T20:48:16-04:00 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

2017-05-29T20:48:16-04:00 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!

2017-05-29T20:48:16-04:00 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 [...]

Concours FINAL Competition Schedule Posted

2014-05-01T16:52:29-04:00 March 19th, 2014|

The 2014 Provincial Concours d'art oratoire FINAL comeptition schedule is now posted To be directed to our Concours page click here for the schedule and information. Don't forget to read our FAQ document. Concours contact: Heather Bartlett: projects@cpf.bc.ca Thank you!

B.C. celebrates Journee de la francophonie with new online mapping tool

2017-05-29T20:48:16-04:00 March 17th, 2014|

VICTORIA - Today, Parliamentary Secretary to the Premier Norm Letnick and Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training Shirley Bond celebrated the 12th annual B.C. Francophonie Day with francophone and francophile representatives at the B.C. Parliament Buildings. In honour of this special occasion, the provincial government has launched a new online mapping tool that will [...]

Encounters with Canada Program 2013 -14

2013-11-12T21:42:11-05:00 October 17th, 2013|

This annual one-week program of Canadian studies is held at the Terry Fox Canadian Youth Centre, in Ottawa. The period of the program extends from early Autumn to late Spring and is intended for youth, aged 14-17. The program is divided into two parts: The first part of the week focuses on Canadian institutions and [...]

French Second Language Programs in British Columbia & Yukon: Trends, Challenges, and Best Practices

2017-05-29T20:48:16-04:00 August 8th, 2013|

Canadian Parents for French BC & Yukon has collected information about French second language programs in school districts across the province to better support its advocacy efforts. Through an analysis of enrolment and attrition trends, supplemented by a survey of district language coordinators, CPF BC & Yukon is able to offer some insight into the [...]