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Registration is Now Open!

2020-01-10T16:22:24-06:00December 10th, 2019|

Canadian Parents for French Alberta is proud to be the founder and the coordinator of “French Family Fun Weekends”.  These weekends are an opportunity for families of students in French-second-language, French Immersion and Francophone programs to come together to not only celebrate their childrens’ French language skills, but to also provide them an opportunity for their [...]


2018-07-04T10:16:01-06:00July 4th, 2018|

Canadian Parents for French Alberta has partnered with the Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages of Canada to present Hello-Bonjour- a free presentation offered to grade 7 & 8 students on the advantages of bilingualism. We explore Canada's official languages through interactive games and discussion and the best part is that it is done entirely in [...]

Falling Into French Family Weekend- Canmore 2019.

2019-10-06T14:16:06-06:00January 8th, 2018|

The 2019 Canmore weekend is SOLD OUT, thank you to all families who have registered! Please join us in Jasper from February 28-March 1, 2020 for our next French Family Weekend! Our annual Falling Into French Family Weekend is taking place from October 25-27, 2019 in Canmore, Alberta.  This fun-filled family weekend is an [...]

New Chapter Reporting Tool

2019-02-15T15:27:02-06:00September 20th, 2017|

Hello Chapter Leaders! Below you will find the link for the nationally standardized on-line chapter reporting tool. Thank you for sharing details about the events and activities that your Chapter hosted and participated in during this past year.  Please individually enter each event and activity that you put on since April 1, 2018.  Do not [...]

2018 Alberta Concours d’art oratoire!

2018-03-06T10:47:11-06:00September 27th, 2016|

Concours 2018 will be taking place at 9:00 am on Saturday, May 5 at Holy Cross School in Edmonton, AB. Registration will be open March 1-April 20, 2018. The highlights of Canadian Parents for French Alberta’s “Concours d’art oratoire” are: This year’s competition is exclusively open to Core French, Early and Late French Immersion students who [...]

Academically Challenged Students and French Second Language Programs

2017-05-29T21:09:24-06:00January 2nd, 2013|

The Executive Summary of CPF's 2012 report on The State of French Second Language Learning in Canada features six very accessible summaries of presentations by researchers and experienced educators: Access to Special Education for Exceptional Pupils in French Immersion Programs: An Equity Issue The Suitability of Immersion for All Learners: What Does the Research Say? [...]

CPF appears before the the House of Commons Official Languages Committee

2013-01-11T19:08:45-06:00January 2nd, 2013|

On November 29, CPF President Lisa-Marie Perkins and national Executive Director Robert Rothon presented a brief on behalf of CPF members to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Official Languages. Among the recommendations: the right for all Canadian children to opt to learn French as a second language in the program of their choice [...]

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