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French for Parents course – Winter session 2016

2017-05-30T04:54:41-04:00 January 27th, 2016|

Want to beat the cold this winter, make new friends and learn a new language?  CPF Nova Scotia is offering its French for Parents/Adults Course, Winter 2016 Join us for an opportunity to improve your French with other adults. This course is suited to beginner and intermediate students who want to be more comfortable using [...]


2017-05-30T04:54:41-04:00 October 5th, 2015|

Canadian Parents for French announces 2015 Nova Scotia Volunteers of the Year at Conference and AGM This year’s Canadian Parents for French, Nova Scotia Volunteer of the Year Awards were presented to Mary White of the Sydney Chapter and Kelly McIntyre-Hayes of the Port Hawkesbury chapter. Each year, Canadian Parents for French, Nova  Scotia organizes [...]

Homework Help with Voila Learning

2017-05-30T04:54:41-04:00 October 1st, 2015|

If you live in Nova Scotia and your school board has not yet registered with Voilà Learning, Canadian Parents for French, Nova Scotia Branch and Voilà Learning are excited to announce that: All CPF Nova Scotia  members can now have access to the Online Homework Help in French every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 5pm to 8pm at the [...]

Concours d’art oratoire Medallists 2015

2015-06-01T14:43:03-04:00 June 1st, 2015|

  Canadian Parents for French – Nova Scotia French Public Speaking Contest 2015     5/6 Core French/Français de base Gold Lareina Shen of Halifax, Sacred Heart School of Halifax, CAIS Ben le Cheval Silver Anisha Rafaselvam of Halifax, Sacred Heart School of Halifax, CAIS Sauvons l’océan! Gr. 6 Intensive French/Français intensif Gold Lauren MacNeil [...]

OSEF (Organisme de Séjours Educatifs Francophones),

2015-03-30T20:21:31-04:00 March 30th, 2015|

OSEF (Organisme de Séjours Educatifs Francophones), a Belgian association founded in 1994 by Christine LENFANT, promotes linguistic and cultural exchanges between France, Belgium and Spain and all Canadian provinces.    OSEF is supported by Canadian school boards and their French equivalent “Rectorats”. It also has the support of the Ministry of Education in Belgium. Summer Exchange: [...]

The Lieutenant Governor’s Award: Ready to Write! Prêt à écrire!

2017-05-30T04:54:41-04:00 March 16th, 2015|

His Honour Brigadier-General, the Honourable J. J. Grant, CMM, ONS, CD (Ret’d) Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia is dedicated to encouraging and recognizing the success of all young Nova Scotians.  The Lieutenant Governor’s Award:  Ready to Write!  Prêt à écrire! celebrates the ability of young Anglophone Nova Scotians to communicate in French as their second [...]


2017-05-30T04:54:41-04:00 February 10th, 2015|

  Canadian Parents for French – Nova Scotia is delighted to announce the Concours d’art oratoire  (provincial French public speaking competition) on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at Mount Saint   Vincent University, Seaton Academic Centre. The Concours d’art oratoire allows Canadian Parents for French to sponsor an activity where students from across the province express themselves [...]

French Communication Workshop for Parents – WINTER 2015

2017-05-30T04:54:41-04:00 January 21st, 2015|

If you are concerned with improving your skills in listening and speaking French, this course is for you! With less emphasis on written French, this course features additional time for those looking to become better at expressing themselves in French. Whether you speak little to no French at all, or if you have some knowledge [...]


2014-10-03T15:18:04-04:00 October 3rd, 2014|

TRURO TEACHER WINS FRENCH SECOND LANGUAGE EDUCATOR OF THE YEAR AWARD  Halifax, Nova Scotia –   Growing up in New Brunswick, Martha Kenny was lucky to have parents who recognized and valued the need to communicate in more than one language.  Armed with the knowledge that being able to communicate in two languages was the way [...]


2014-10-02T17:41:30-04:00 October 2nd, 2014|

Canadian Parents for French – Nova Scotia announces 2014 Volunteers of the Year at Conference and AGM Halifax, Nova Scotia –   This year’s Canadian Parents for French - Nova Scotia Volunteer of the Year Awards were awarded to Isabelle Pédot, Alliance Française and Paul Hollett, Kings-EdgehillSchool. Both volunteers were being recognized and celebrated for continued [...]