Added by Fabrice Jaumont on December 19, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
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200 schools in 30 states and 116 cities offer a French bilingual program in the United States. They serve approximately 40,000 children who each day are becoming more and more bilingual, bi-literate, and multicultural. The following directory lists schools that offer a K-12 day-time French dual language program,…Continue
Added by Fabrice Jaumont on November 5, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments
On Saturday October 12th, the first Bilingual Education Fair of New York at Hunter College took place. Guests were able to enjoy 70 exhibits, partake in 4 conferences that were led by 12 speakers. Numerous parents and school directors or those just curious about bilingual programs were able to get more information…Continue
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French Morning is proud to introduce its first-ever Guide to Bilingual Education in NYC.
Why are we so proud of it? There has never been such a comprehensive guide to French-English schools, programs, organizations in the Big Apple. We have…Continue
La SPFFA / Société des Professeurs Français et Francophones d’Amérique annonce la tenue de son colloque biennal: «Création et Réalité d’Expression Française» à New York University, Kimmel Center/60 Washington Square South les 24 et 25 octobre 2014.
Le thème spécial en est cette année : Guerres et Conflits avec une conférence de clôture par le récipiendaire du Prix…
Added by Anne Berthelot on October 14, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Watch Festival Albertine online! Six days of discussion and debate with Matthew Weiner, Marjane Satrapi, Joseph Stiglitz and others at the new Albertine Books in French and English (972 Fifth Avenue, NY) from October 14-19. All events are broadcast live from New York, NY.
Curated by author, journalist, and cultural critic…Continue
Added by Fabrice Jaumont on October 10, 2014 at 7:00pm — No Comments
2015 Trends and Supports on French Immersion and Bilingual Education. A Report of the Cultural Services of the French Embassy to the United States.
French dual language programs in the United States take on many shapes and forms to answer the needs of the community. The two dominant trends in program creation are state-led initiatives and…
Added by Fabrice Jaumont on October 9, 2014 at 8:30pm — No Comments
L.A. Dance Project
part of BAM 2014 Next Wave Festival
Tickets start at $20
Choreography by Benjamin Millepied, Justin Peck, and William Forsythe
Featuring a special appearance by eighth blackbird…
Added by Raphaele de Boisblanc on October 7, 2014 at 5:42pm — No Comments
This Sunday's New York Times Book Review has a colorful (and nice) review of my book, "Flirting with French," under the headline "Old Dog, New Trick." Some excerpts:…Continue
Added by William Alexander on October 4, 2014 at 9:59am — No Comments
Bilingual education is booming! More and more parents understand the benefits of a bilingual education for their children. More and more options are now available all over the city,…Continue
Added by Fabrice Jaumont on September 23, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments
The Cultural Services of the French Embassy in New York is pleased to announce the opening of Albertine Books in French and English, the new reading room and bookshop devoted to works in French and in translation on Saturday September 27.
Named after the beautiful, omnipresent and unknowable female character in Marcel Proust’s classic In Search…Continue
At some point during my 13 months of studying French I heard that listening to French music is an effective technique for learning the language. How'd that work out for me? The results may surprise you. Read …Continue
Added by William Alexander on September 21, 2014 at 10:45am — No Comments
70 ans après sa publication à New York, Le Petit Prince est aujourd’hui le livre de littérature francophone le plus lu et le plus traduit au monde. Sa lecture nous révèle des vérités fondamentales qui s’adressent à tous les âges et à toutes les cultures. Enfant de l’étoile, Le Petit Prince continue de nous…
Added by François Bouda on September 19, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Well, this explains a lot: A team of neuroscientists at MIT have published a study that suggests that trying harder to learn a foreign language can actually impede progress(!) That's right, the slacker in the baseball cap slouching in his seat in the back of the class of French class who's not even bothering to conceal his earbuds may be absorbing more then you,…Continue
Added by William Alexander on September 12, 2014 at 7:38am — No Comments
The New York French American Charter School still has limited enrollment available for the 2014-2015 academic year in grades K-5. NYFACS is a free independent public school in the Little Senegal section of Harlem blending the French and American National…Continue
Added by Valerie Zika on September 10, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Deux places à gagner pour le concert de Charles Aznavour le 20 septembre prochain à New York !
Pour cela dites nous quelle est votre chanson préférée de Charles Aznavour et ce qu'elle vous évoque en commentant ci-dessous, notre équipe désignera la plus belle histoire à l'issue du…Continue
The LA Times thought it might be fun to run my light-hearted take on when to use tu and vous, excerpted from my about-to-be-released…Continue