ÉTÉ 2013 EN FRANÇAIS

French Language Learning Opportunities for Teachers

OPPORTUNITIES IN EDMONTON

FRENCH CAMPS AND CLASSES: NON-CREDITED

EDMONTON REGIONAL LEARNING CONSORTIUM
  • French Conversation Summer Camps: Choose a 2, 3 or 5 day camp (August 19-24)
French Language Summer Camps Level I
French Language Summer Camps Level II


CAMPUS SAINT-JEAN

  • French for Professionals (1 week- July)

http://www.csj.ualberta.ca/index.php?cID=629#

  • Intensive Oral French (2 weeks- July, mornings)

http://www.csj.ualberta.ca/index.php/ressources/ecole-de-langues1/cours-de-francais/au-grand-public/intensive-oral-french/

  • Intensive French Grammar Levels 1 and 2 (1 week each- August, mornings)

http://www.csj.ualberta.ca/index.php/ressources/ecole-de-langues1/cours-de-francais/au-grand-public/intensive-french-grammar/#


ALLIANCE FRANÇAISE

  • Intensive Week for French Teachers (1 week- throughout July and August)

http://www.af.ca/edmonton/french-classes/intensive-week-for-french-teachers/

  • Adult French classes: (6 week classes start June 3)
http://www.af.ca/edmonton/french-classes/adult-group-classes/
Classes include: General, Conversation, Grammar, Fast Track, TV5 Monde


METRO CONTINUING EDUCATION

  • Level 1 French (Classes start week of July 8)
http://edmonton.augusoft.net/index.cfmmethod=ClassListing.ClassListingDisplay&int_category_id=4&int_sub_category_id=37&int_catalog_id


UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA

  • Continuing Education (Level 1 French, classes start week of July 8)

https://www.beartracks.ualberta.ca/

Log in as Guest, choose Search for classes, then Term (Continuing Ed), then FRENCH

as Course Title Keyword


THE FRENCH LANGUAGE MEET-UP GROUP

  • Regular monthly gatherings and activities
http://www.meetup.com/edmonton-french/

FRENCH COURSES: CREDITED

UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA

  • French (Level 1, classes start week of July 8)

https://www.beartracks.ualberta.ca/

Log in as Guest, choose Search for classes, then Term (Summer), then FRENCH

as Course Title Keyword


UNIVERSITY OF ATHABASCA

  • French (Various levels, ongoing)

http://www2.athabascau.ca/course/ug_subject/ef.php

OPPORTUNITIES OUTSIDE EDMONTON

LEARN FRENCH AT CANADIAN INSTITUTIONS

· UNIVERSITÉ DU QUÉBEC À TROIS-RIVIÈRES (3 weeks- July) https://oraprdnt.uqtr.uquebec.ca/pls/public/gscw031?owa_no_site=1073&owa_no_fiche=280&owa_apercu=N&owa_imprimable=N&owa_bottin=

· UNIVERSITÉ DU QUÉBEC À CHICOUTIMI (10 days, 3 or 5 weeks- July) http://elf.uqac.ca/programmes/ete-juillet-aout/

· UNIVERSITÉ LAVAL (5 weeks- July or August ) http://www.elul.ulaval.ca/en/our-courses/french-as-a-foreign-language/5-week-intensive-course/

· UNIVERSITÉ DE MONTRÉAL (3 – 5 weeks- July or August) http://www.universitedete.umontreal.ca/ecole-langues/ecole-francais-programme-intensif.html

· UNIVERSITÉ DU QUÉBEC À MONTRÉAL (3-6 weeks- July or August) http://www.langues.immersion.uqam.ca/en/our-programs.html

· UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA (2 weeks- July) http://www.olbi.uottawa.ca/en/etefls.php

· COLLÈGE UNIVERSITAIRE DE ST. BONIFACE (3 weeks- July) http://www.ustboniface.mb.ca/admin/document.doc?id=250

· UNIVERSITÉ DE LA COLOMBIE-BRITANNIQUE* (3 weeks- July) http://www.frenchcentre.ubc.ca/quebec/

*The program for teachers is offered at the Collège Mérici in Québec.

· UNIVERSITÉ DE LA COLOMBIE-BRITANNIQUE (Vancouver) (1 or 3 weeks- July) http://www.frenchcentre.ubc.ca/campus/index.html

· CENTRE LINGUISTIQUE DU COLLÈGE DE JONQUIÈRE (2 -5 weeks- July) http://www.langues-jonquiere.ca/page_jonquiere.php?rubrique=servicesjonquiere_immersionfrancais

· UNIVERSITÉ SAINTE-ANNE (4 – 5 weeks- July, August) http://www.usainteanne.ca/immersion-school-4-week-session-for-teachers

· UNIVERSITY OF SASKATCHEWAN (1 week, August) http://ccde.usask.ca/learnlanguages/french

· UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA (5 weeks- July) http://www.uvcs.uvic.ca/Program/La-Maison-Francaise-5-week-immersion/FLMAISON/

· UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN ONTARIO, Trois-Pistoles French Immersion School (1 week –August) http://www.uwo.ca/cstudies/tp/english/adults.html

· EDU-INTER, Quebec City (3 weeks- July) http://learningfrenchinquebec.com/coursprof/

· CENTRE D'ISTORLET, Îles de la Madeleine (2 weeks- July) http://www.istorlet.com/linguistic-session-teachers

· GENERAL LIST OF LANGUAGE SCHOOLS IN CANADA

-http://education.alberta.ca/teachers/role/pd/bursariesfr/establishments.aspx

LEARN FRENCH INTERNATIONALLY


  • SAINT PIERRE ET MIQUELON (also eligible for AB ED French Language Teacher Bursary)
http://www.francoforumspm.net/english/?page_id=2 (website is not up to date, contact for more info)


  • FRANCE:

o http://www.qualitefle.fr/ This directory lists the French as a foreign language centers located in France which are approved «Qualité français langue étrangère » as decided by the French Ministries of Foreign and European Affairs, Higher Education and Research, and Culture and Communication.

ohttp://www.accentnordsud.com/anglais/ang_professeurs_competences_enseignement.html Accent nord-sud, Lille, France

o http://www.alliancefr.org/enseignants-fle/formations/stages-pedagogiques-dete Alliance française, Paris

o http://www.fiaf.org/frenchclasses/study-abroad.shtml Alliance française, France

o http://cief.u-bourgogne.fr/en/courses/intensive-summer-courses.html Centre international d’études françaises, Dijon, France


  • GENERAL:
L2 Teacher Learning Opportunities Databank, a databank created to increase awareness about the wide variety of second official language & cultural learning opportunities available to Canadian teachers across Canada and beyond. Inventory available on CASLT’s website and created with the financial support of Heritage Canada.

RELATED PROFESSIONAL LEARNING

AIM: ACCELERATIVE INTEGRATED METHODOLOGY

  • Edmonton Summer Workshop for Beginning AIM Teachers
http://www.aimlanguagelearning.com/index.php/custom_pages/view_page/name/professional_development

August 15 and 16, The Languages Centre at Woodcroft, Edmonton
Day 1: Introduction to the AIM for French (FSL/FIM)
Day 2: Furthering your Knowledge with the AIM for French (FSL/FIM)

*Note: Edmonton Public School teachers are eligible for discounted price. Call AIM to register.


  • AIM Summer Institute West
http://www.aimlanguagelearning.com/index.php/browse/category/id/Summer%20West2012
August 19-21, Victoria, BC

OTAGS: Off to a Good Start in Your Second Language Teaching Assignment

  • Choose Day 1, 2 or both

August 26 and/or 27

Attend Day 2 if you have previously attended Day 1 of OTAGS and want to spend the day planning with colleagues.

The Languages Centre at Woodcroft, Edmonton

Register:


If you are an Edmonton Public Schools employee, Click here to register at no cost.

Please register by Monday, August 19, 2013

For information or questions about registration, please contact Charlotte Smith, ph: 780-429-8631


If you are a teacher from outside of Edmonton Public Schools, please register through Edmonton Regional Learning Consortium at http://www.erlc.ca/programs/details.php?id=4739


Consult the flyer here: https://smore.com/7jqr


FINANCIAL SUPPORT

BURSARIES


  • French Language Services, Individual Teacher Bursary Program for 2013-14
http://education.alberta.ca/teachers/role/pd/bursariesfr.aspx

French language teachers or teachers who teach in French are eligible for bursaries of up to $2,200, (including travel and course materials allowance), per person per year. Bursary awards paid directly to the teacher are taxable; accommodation, meals and personal expenses are not reimbursed. Bursaries are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis.


  • ATA Educational Trust Bursary $500:
http://www.teachers.ab.ca/For%20Members/Programs%20and%20Services/Grants%20Awards%20and%20Scholarships/Pages/The%20ATA%20Educational%20Trust.aspx


  • Bourses de la francophonie 2013:
http://www.bonjourdefrance.com/concours-francophonie.html

Contest deadline May 17


  • Alberta Education Language Teacher Bursary Program:
http://alis.alberta.ca/et/fo/scholarships/info.html?EK=874

Deadline February. Keep for further reference.

EPSB STAFF DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM


  • General information

Edmonton Public Schools teachers may be eligible for district financial support to undertake coursework in second language methodology, in the culture of the language and for language development. Non-credit second language developmental activities will be considered but may not be fully reimbursed.

Information: Renée Thomson, Human Resources Staff Development, 780-429-8213.