French Best Practices 'en action'

French Lead Teacher Project

Don't miss the opportunity to spend time in a colleague's French no cost to your school

Project description

Spend a half day with colleagues observing one of the District’s French Lead Teachers "en action".

  • Observe a lesson in the Lead Teacher’s classroom

  • Engage in professional debriefing conversations with up to four other teachers

  • Leave with concrete ideas for lessons to be used in your own classroom

The details

Who can participate?

  • Teachers who are currently teaching FSL or French Immersion

How many teachers can participate?

  • Up to 32 teachers from across the four leadership groups

When will this project take place?

  • During the month of February and March (dates to be determined)

Is there a cost to participate?

  • Supply teacher coverage will be reimbursed to the schools/part-time teachers will receive project pay

*This project is funded through the Official Languages in Education Protocol 2016-2016 grant for Edmonton Public Schools' Strengthening Literacies for All Students through Quality French Language Learning, Teaching and Leadership Project.


  • First, reserve your spot. Click here.

  • Lesson content and dates will be determined by the Lead teachers

  • Registrants who have reserved a spot will be contacted to select a lesson to observe

For more information: Marnie White, French Program Coordinator at or 780.429.8474