Have you thought or withdrawn your child from French Immersion?
Have you withdrawn or thought about withdrawing your child from French Immersion? If yes, we want to hear from you!
French Family Fun Weekend Winners
We had our virtual French Family Fun Weekend from February 26-28 and it was a great success! We are thrilled to announce our winners!
2020 Annual General Meeting
Our 2020 Annual General Meeting will take place over ZOOM on Saturday, October 17 at 09:00 MDT. Immediately following, we will have a guest speaker at 10:00. Pre-registration is required, please register by clicking HERE. Please see below for links [...]
Ottawa relies on French immersion to strengthen bilingualism in Alberta
Michael Tryon, Executive Director, CPF Alberta shares his opinion about the modernization of the Official Languages Act, talking specifically about some of the French as a second language (FSL) challenges in Alberta. Available in French.
Immigration and immersion: Two Promising Paths for the Francophonie
Nicole Thibault, Executive Director, CPF National talks about the importance of guaranteeing all Canadians access to FSL programs in the wake of the Government of Canada’s planned reforms to the Official Languages Act. Available in French.
Facilitating the immigration of French-speaking teachers: “A step in the right direction”
Betty Gormley, Executive Director, CPF ON shares her thoughts about the proposed changes to the Official Languages Act. She agrees that the FSL teacher shortage makes it harder for young students to enroll in a FSL program. Available in French.
Demand for French immersion rises amid shortage of qualified teachers
CPF Manitoba shares its opinion about teacher shortages and says provinces need to improve their recruitment efforts and come up with a pan-Canadian solution.
Recap of the CPF Network Conference
The CPF Network Conference was a huge success! Our Executive Director shares the event’s highlights and reminds audiences of the work we do.