A New York, de plus en plus d'employés de grandes banques, d'entreprises high-tech, de cosmétiques, d'assurance ou de la restauration ont la chance de scolariser leurs enfants dans les programmes bilingues des écoles publiques de la ville. Ces programmes existent grâce à un effort collectif et des partenariats privés et publics. A mes yeux, le développement de ces programmes va de pair avec celui des entreprises qui cherchent à réussir à New York, favorisant…Continue
New York City boasts of a vibrant Burkinabé community of 6,000. Among them are students, models, and musicians.…Continue
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In 2008, the Nigerian government's efforts to fund the teaching of French at the basic and tertiary levels solidified the country's desire to make French an official language of the country, along with English. This effort marks a supported undertaking to establish a francophone presence in Nigeria, but…Continue
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Le 14 décembre, la campagne de levée de fonds pour…Continue
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The French-American Entrepreneurship Award is open to company founders who are 35 years of age or under and are fluent in both French and English. Geared to early stage projects (three years or fewer in business), eligible entries must offer a product or service that is commercially viable with a…Continue
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It’s a website dedicated to all things franco, but that hasn’t stopped French Morning from going bilingual. On Tuesday evening, some 150 people gathered at the Maison de la région…Continue
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Cette semaine, Usa21.tv rencontre Cécilia Attias, François Hollande invité à la Maison Blanche en février prochain, David Guetta mixe à l’ONU, les tendances du net et les rendez-vous à ne pas manquer si vous êtes francophone et que vous vivez aux États-Unis !
N'oubliez pas de nous suivre sur…Continue
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November 29 - December 5
Starring DENIS LAVANT, JULIETTE BINOCHE, MICHEL PICCOLI, JULIE DELPY
Marc and Hans, two old gangsters, are ordered by a rival, the American woman, to repay a debt.…Continue
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At Brooklyn Beanstalk, the philosophy is that learning a new language is more than just words on a page – it is a sensory experience that should be an enchanting journey.
The founders, Sophie Amieva and Stephanie Larriere are French natives, certainly equipped with the…Continue
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The New Literature from Europe festival’s 10th Anniversary celebration will take readers on the road with 9 writers from different European countries whose writing blurs national boundaries.
Authors include Erri de Luca, Italy’s most widely read author and an international…
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Jeux D'roles is a French acting afterschool club for children. Our goal is to have fun, act and learn French.
Have fun with acting
“Jeux D’roles” means roleplay and funny games. Our approach is…Continue
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Francophone students of the French Heritage Language Program (FHLP) recently received a special ambassador from France to their classroom.
Aline Pognonec, a visiting scholar from Sciences-Po in Paris, visited the…Continue
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It has long been acknowledged that “work is not work” when one is having fun – and the same is true for children at school, who can learn seamlessly through play. This is a fact that many parents in New York City have recognized, forming playgroups for their children to practice their French…Continue
Added by Earlene Cruz on November 13, 2013 at 6:30pm — No Comments
Six years ago I became a doctoral student at New York University's Steinhardt School of Education in the Ph.D. program in International Education. Today was the last step of a long, but very exciting,…Continue