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French Second Language Educator of the Year Applications Open

2020-01-27T17:17:43-05:00January 27th, 2020|

  Do you know of a deserving educator, an outstanding teacher or fellow colleague?  The Canadian Parents for French, Nova Scotia  Educator of the Year Award acknowledges excellence in French Second Language (FSL) teaching and rewards teachers’ initiative and innovation. CPF Nova Scotia seeks to recognize those who motivate students to achieve their best and [...]

French for Parents/Adults Classes – Winter Session

2020-01-14T16:38:17-05:00January 8th, 2020|

Join us for an opportunity to improve your French with other adults. This course is suited to beginner and intermediate students who want to become more comfortable using French, and have a better grasp on the basic rules of the language. Each week the instructor uses a thematic approach in order to cover a range [...]

Family Skate at Halifax Forum, December 21

2019-12-09T18:29:43-05:00December 9th, 2019|

Family Skate at the Halifax Forum sponsored by CPF Nova Scotia, Alliance Francaise, Centre Communautaire du Grand Havre, Immigration Francophone Nouvelle-Ecosse, and the Centre de ressources des familles militaires (CRFM) d'Halifax et régions. The event will take place on Saturday, December 21 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Lace up your skates and join us [...]

CPF Nova Scotia Annual Performance Report 2018-2019

2019-12-09T17:12:53-05:00December 9th, 2019|

  Canadian Parents for French Nova Scotia will continue to build stronger ties with its Chapter executives, CPF members, university Faculties of Education, public at large, School Advisory Councils (SACs) as well as the FSL coordinators at new regional education centres. Building a strong Canadian Parents for French Network in the Atlantic region is also [...]

CPF NS President’s Report 2018-2019

2019-12-09T17:03:47-05:00December 9th, 2019|

  Canadian Parents for French-Nova Scotia has had an excellent year! In keeping with our mandate to create and promote opportunities for youth to learn and to use French as an official language, the core activities that we provide for students have continued to be our most well-recognized events. Our camps, of course, are a [...]

Why Learn French? Bilingual Career Exploration Day at Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre

2019-11-22T19:41:28-05:00November 22nd, 2019|

Local high school students enjoyed a successful Bilingual Career Exploration Day at the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre on November 20, 2019. The Bilingual Career Exploration Day gave high school students the opportunity to explore career paths where French is an asset. CPF Nova Scotia’s first Bilingual Career Exploration Day was in 2006. Since then participation [...]

TCRCE Teacher Wins French Second Language Educator of the Year Award 2019

2019-10-08T14:16:19-04:00October 7th, 2019|

Canadian Parents for French, Nova Scotia was delighted to honour Mme Lenora Surette at the annual conference on September 28.  Lenora Surette is currently a Grade 4/5 French Immersion teacher at Meadowfields Community School with the Tri-County Regional Center for Education. The CPF Nova Scotia French Second Language Educator of the Year Award recognizes French [...]

Velma LeBlanc Dunn recognized for her contribution to French Second Language Education

2019-10-08T14:13:06-04:00October 7th, 2019|

Photo : CPF Nova Scotia Left to right: Isabelle Landry-Sonier (OCOL Atlantic Region), Tony Orlando (CPF Nova Scotia), Velma LeBlanc-Dunn (FSL Champion 2019), Nicole Redford (CPF National) and Lucie Newson (CPF PEI) Canadian Parents for French, Nova Scotia held their annual conference on September 28.  CPF Nova Scotia recognized the outstanding achievement of [...]

Our Upcoming French Movie, December 2019 for Schools!

2019-10-02T18:44:27-04:00October 2nd, 2019|

La Course des Tuques (2018, 1 hr 29 min) Film québécois Ready, set, snow!  Frankie and Sophie challenge newcomers Zac and Charlie to an epic sled race, only to break down right before the finish line. Convinced that Zac cheated, Frankie demands a rematch and raises the stakes by betting his team's clubhouse. Frankie and the gang [...]

Connect with Us Conference and CPF NS Annual General Meeting – September 28

2019-09-16T17:28:48-04:00September 16th, 2019|

Canadian Parents for French, Nova Scotia invites you to join us at our Connect with Us Conference and Annual General Meeting on September 28, 2019 at the Hampton Inn and Suites in Dartmouth Crossing.  The Canadian Parents for French, Nova Scotia Annual General Meeting will take place at 1 pm. CPF Nova Scotia will sponsor [...]

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