On Friday, February 26, 2016, Deputy Cultural Counselor Thomas Michelon named Patricia Mainardi, Patricia Conlon Moran, Françoise Noble, Sandra VanAusdal and Andrew Curran, Chevaliers dans l'Ordre des Palmes Académiques. The award was presented during a ceremony held at Cultural Services of the French Embassy in New York.
On January 20, Isabelle Jouanneau-Fertig, French instructor in Barnard College since 1987,
Unique opportunities at PS110 French dual language program in grades: 3, 4 and 5 for September 2016. ( CE2, CM1, CM2)Most sought after dual language program in Greenpoint, Brooklyn in its fifth year.
On Thursday, February 4, 2016, Deputy Cultural Counselor Thomas Michelon named French professor, writer, and President of the Société des Professeurs Français et Francophones d’Amérique, Dr. Anne Berthelot, Chevalier dans l’Ordre des Palmes Académique. The award was presented during a ceremony held at Cultural Services of the French Embassy in New York, during which eight awards were also presented to support dual language student teachers in obtaining Masters degrees in Bilingual Education.
Finding talented and qualified teachers is key to the success of dual language programs.