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Integrating and supporting new teachers in the workplace and in the community

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Showcase meeting 5 - May 7, 2024   Jason Howe, Executive Director, Canadian Parents for French (CPF) BC and Yukon L'accueil chaleureux teacher retention project This two-year project is focused on improving retention of new French teachers in their first one to three years of teaching. By working with dedicated CPF volunteers, the project aims […]

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Language competencies for FSL teachers

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Showcase meeting 4 - February 27, 2024 PRESENTATIONS Dr. Sarah Fedoration, Manager of EAL and Language Programs, Learning Services, Edmonton Catholic Schools Sounds like a them problem, not a me problem: perceived responsabilities for the language proficiency of French immersion teachers. Continued interest in French Immersion (FI) programs has created an equally high demand for […]

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Recruitment and integration of teachers from immigrant backgrounds

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Showcase meeting 3 - January 25, 2024 PRESENTATIONS   Please note: presentations will primarily be in French. However, English documents will be made available to facilitate the comprehension of non native French speakers. 1. Immigration to Francophone communities: context, challenges and opportunities Guillaume Deschênes-Thériault, doctoral student in political science, University of Ottawa, and associate researcher […]

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