Including STUDENTS WITH SPECIAL EDUCATION NEEDS in FRENCH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE Programs This guide, Including Students with Special Education Needs in French as a Second Language Programs,  is a companion resource to A Framework for FSL, K–12,  created by the Ministry of Education. It focuses on the inclusion of all students in French as […]

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Access Article here. By Laura K. Lawless French Language Expert Shyness apart, if you feel nervous when speaking French, it’s probably due to a lack of confidence in your skills: you don’t feel you have the grammar, vocabulary, and/or pronunciation needed in order to express yourself. The obvious solution is to improve your French, and […]

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Terrance Green | Aug. 10, 2016 Access Article here. Asking about educational equality can help close the racial achievement gap With a new school year comes a fresh start and new teachers to meet. But with current racial tensions at some of the highest levels we have seen in years, schools are one place where […]

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Anxious feelings are normal and expected during times of transition or change. This is especially true for children and teens going back to school, or for first-timers starting kindergarten. This transition can be stressful and disruptive for the entire family!  Prior to the first day of school, your anxious child may cling, cry, have temper […]

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BY IRENE SEIBERLING, CANWEST NEW SERVICE Hey parents, want the 411 on texting? Do you find yourself scratching your head and uttering “Huh?” as your kids tap away with awe-inspiring speed and ease on their cellphones, or communicate via instant messaging in a language that seems totally foreign to you? It should be back-to-school time […]

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