Supporting Your Child’s Success in French Immersion and Extended French, Kindergarten to Grade 8 is a new addition to the Ontario Ministry of Education’s parent guides. This guide, with a focus on literacy, draws from the best knowledge and research available about language learning. It contains practical suggestions for simple, everyday activities and strategies that you […]

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The Yes, You Can Help resource was produced by CPF Alberta and Alberta Education’s French Language Education Services for parents with children in French second language programs. Now available online, it answers many questions and provides support to parents on issues such as:  Why learn a second language?  A made-in-Canada solution (What is French immersion? What […]

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Access the article here MARCH 11, 2016 Gray Matter By KATHERINE KINZLER BEING bilingual has some obvious advantages. Learning more than one language enables new conversations and new experiences. But in recent years, psychology researchers have demonstrated some less obvious advantages of bilingualism, too. For instance, bilingual children may enjoy certain cognitive benefits, such as […]

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The Huffington Post Canada  |  By Véronique Herry-Saint-Onge Posted: 07/04/2012 7:25 am EDT Updated: 12/02/2015 10:59 am EST This feature was produced by Véronique Herry-Saint-Onge, a student in Ryerson University’s School of Journalism, in partnership with The Huffington Post Canada. There’s no doubt Canadians are facing an extremely competitive job market. In January, Statistics Canada […]

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By Michael Mui, 24 Hours Vancouver Thursday, January 7, 2016 4:36:39 PST PM New Westminster is among several B.C. school districts signing on to an online French learning platform that allows students to use their computers to explore a virtual campus — with live tutors helping with homework. It’s called Voila Learning, and according to company […]

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  Activities to help get you started with our Virtual Immersion Campus: Online Homework Help: Get Your Child Started Online Homework Help:Creating Your Avatar Since French Immersion began in Canadian schools, parents have struggled with the same question: “How can I help my child with his French homework when the only French words I know […]

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