On February 26, 2015, Virgil de Voldère was presented with the Ordre des Palmes Académiques, one of the highest insignias bestowed upon educators. He was presented with the honor by Ambassador of France to the United Nations, François Delattre. The insignia, which was established in 1808 by Napoleon Bonaparte,…
Added by Earlene Cruz on March 1, 2015 at 12:00pm —
In 1977 when I was eleven years old, I began studying French in an immersion program in the Milwaukee Public Schools. By that time, the school system already had a long-standing reputation for being progressive with integration, busing, a variety of specialty schools and now, foreign language immersion (French,… Continue
Added by Marjorie Robertson on February 23, 2015 at 1:30pm —
La carrière de Yacine Boulares a pris un tournant depuis qu’il s’est installé a New York en 2009.… Continue
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French Heritage Language Program, New York… Continue
Added by Raymond Verdaguer on February 4, 2015 at 3:30pm —
Living on the banks of the world’s largest river
Linogravure, 2eme publication, le 27 janvier… Continue
Added by Raymond Verdaguer on January 27, 2015 at 4:00pm —
Finding talented and qualified teachers is key to the success of dual language programs. Luckily, a ceremony last week, celebrating the dedication of current and soon-to-be French teachers confirms that the future for French-English Dual Language Programs in New York is brighter than ever.…
Added by Earlene Cruz on February 8, 2015 at 5:30pm —
We often forget that school is a gift. The story of these four children will make you appreciate this fact. It will also touch your heart. Here is why you should go and see ON THE WAY TO SCHOOL. Below, I have also listed several activities for the classroom and for home, as well as theaters where you can catch the movie.
I sat over coffee with…
Added by Fabrice Jaumont on February 8, 2015 at 10:00am —
I have created some fun bilingual Valentine's Day cards for your kids! Feel free to print and share!
Free French Valentine's Day… Continue
Added by Diana Limongi on February 6, 2015 at 1:00pm —
At the beginning of January 2015, the Western world has shown impressive, and in some cases unprecedented, unity and solidarity in response to the terrorist attacks against Charlie Hebdo. The fundamental values that unite much of the West, including freedom of speech and… Continue
Added by James Perosi-Doughty on February 6, 2015 at 3:30am —
Every year, the festival "Première Scène", organized by the Lycée Français de New York, draws legions of students from across New York City and as far as San Francisco and Montreal to compete in a breathtaking two-day theater marathon at the end of January. Under the aegis of talented Frédéric Yvelin and Nathalie… Continue
Added by Benoit Le Devedec on February 3, 2015 at 2:00pm —
J'arrive à Brooklyn, à PS 110, un lundi matin à 8 heures, sous un soleil magnifique. Je marche sur Driggs Avenue pour rejoindre la Monitor School et demande des… Continue
Added by Vera Marchand on January 30, 2015 at 8:30am —
The York Theatre Company, in association with Everyday Songs, presents the world premiere production of the new play with music, Texas in Paris, written by Alan Govenar with spirituals, cowboy songs and country hymns, starring Tony® Award-winner… Continue
Added by Ryan Klink on January 22, 2015 at 12:43pm —
Published by Santa… Continue
Added by Marjorie Robertson on January 18, 2015 at 4:00pm —
PS20 The Clinton Hill School in Fort Greene, Brooklyn is having its an open house on Tuesday January 13th at 8:45am. There will be another open house in February and you can always contact the school for a private tour.
If you are interested in our French Dual Language Program and want more information… Continue
Added by Sandrine Isambert on January 11, 2015 at 11:30pm —
It was a rainy morning on December the 23rd, but whether it was pre-holiday cheer or the children's natural joy - there was nothing but sunshine within the walls of the three Brooklyn schools we visited.
It was manifested in the form of songs, math exercises, and linguistic exchanges. These… Continue
Added by Earlene Cruz on December 28, 2014 at 9:30pm —
Bravo à Diana Casseus, de International High School for Health Sciences dans le Queens! Elle remporte le 1er prix du concours "Moi, Nouvel Américain"!
Organisé par le French Heritage Language Program à New York, le concours avait pour objectif de mettre en lumière des communautés francophones… Continue
Added by Benoit Le Devedec on December 23, 2014 at 11:39am —
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Happy to announce that it's now official! The School for International Studies (Cobble Hill, Brooklyn) in partnership with the French Embassy and French American Cultural Exchange (FACE Foundation) will become New York City's first French Dual Language Program 6-12 International Baccalaureate program.
The school is a NYC… Continue
Added by Robert Hansen on November 29, 2014 at 11:00am —
The Executive Directors of the French-American Entrepreneurship Award (FAEA) today announced a call for entries for its seventh annual business plan competition. The Award, established in 2008, recognizes young French entrepreneurs launching businesses in the United States. This year, the… Continue
Added by Fraîche PR on November 10, 2014 at 3:00pm —