A distinguished linguistics professor, Dr. Bernard Cerquiglini will address the essential interconnectivity and profound history that link the French and English languages. The lecture 'A joint history of the English and French languages' will take place in January 2017. Dr. Cerquiglini is a scholar who he has taught in universities in the U.S. and Europe. You can also listen to his daily show on linguistics, Merci Professeur!, on the French channel TV5. Don’t miss the opportunity to meet him in person!
A new grant program to support French dual language and immersion programs in public schools across the country! The Fund for French Dual Language and Immersion Programs in the U.S. supports these programs, which prepare students for a successful intellectual, multicultural, and global future. View 2016 grant recipients and find out more about the types of projects the Fund supports.
Eisenhower International School is an elementary school in Tulsa, Oklahoma, with a French dual language program since 1993, from PreK to 5th grade.
Un concert organisé au profit de LifeForParis pour aider les victimes des attentats survenus le 13 novembre 2015
Les membres du club "World Solidarity Club" de Pope High School World Solidarity Club organisent un concert le 13 novembre 2016 pour rendre hommage aux victimes de l'attentat du 13 novembre 2015 à Paris.
On Wednesday, September 21, Jean-Marc Ayrault, French Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Development, launched France Alumni USA, a new online platform and network for students and professionals who completed part or all of their studies in France.
"Bring the spirit of French culture to your school! The France on Campus Award is an invitation to explore your creativity and to take on ambitious and original projects. Now is your chance! Seize this opportunity!" —Wes Anderson
Many students take language classes as a school requirement for graduation, without fully grasping the benefits of what foreign language skills can offer for their career futures. Last week, representatives from local NGOs sharde their field experience with students in Metro Atlanta high schools and universities!
The application for the 2017-2018 Teaching Assistant Program in France (TAPIF) is now available at tapif.org.
Les services culturels de l’Ambassade de France proposent aux enseignants de niveau élémentaire, collège, lycée et universitaire d’assister à cette formation sur la différenciation pédagogique et analysera comment faire cours avec des niveaux hétérogènes. Inscrivez-vous vite !