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.
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, [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]