FSL Media Coverage

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FSL Media Coverage2019-10-25T12:56:00-04:00

France Answer to Teacher Shortage – English / Français – Aquilon

Federal Funding to Canadian Parents for French – Manitoba Confirmed for Next Three Years – Digital Journal

Feds pledge funds for French programming – Winnipeg Sun

Editorial: Immersion expansion: On dit oui!– The Advertiser

NBTA president challenges talk of French immersion reform – CBC News New Brunswick

Celebrating Francophone Culture and Heritage in Calgary – Digital Journal

Early French immersion a good idea, but with ‘one big caveat’ – CBC News New Brunswick

N.B. Liberals would start French immersion in Grade 1 or earlier – CTV News Atlantic

Doug Willms envisions school system without French immersion – CBC News New Brunswick

Opinion: Access to French immersion limited – The Vancouver Sun, Alexandra Hughes

5 Reasons Why Your Kid Should Learn French! – The Huffington Post, Dominique Hoppe

Surrey needs French immersion fix: Parent – Surrey North Delta Leader, Sheila Reynolds

B.C. seeks French teachers – and finds those who can, won’t – The Globe and Mail, Andrea Woo

Supreme Court To Decide If French-Language School In Vancouver Worse Than English-Language Schools – Michael I. Binetti

Push for French Immersion – Bayshore Broadcasting

Languages commissioner wants more French-speaking immigrants – CBC News, New Brunswick

Demand for French immersion education growing – The Windsor Star, Claire Brownell

Pickering to see French immersion changes – Pickering News, Kristen Calis

Bilingual history lesson bridges two solitudes – Penticton Western News, Mark Brett

COLUMN: Is French immersion the right choice for your child? – The Mississauga News, Greg Andersion

Innisfil Central to host French Immersion – Innisfil Journal, Bruce Hain

OECD education report: Canada recognises importance of caring for minorities – The Telegraph, Raf Sanchez

School board reverses boundary review decision – Guelph Mercury, Joanne Shuttleworth

HDSB decides not to automatically convert schools to French Immersion – Oakville Beaver, Bob Mitchell

No second entry point for French Immersion in Halton schools, for now – Oakville Beaver, Bob Mitchell

French to start in Grade 1 at 24 Halton public schools – Oakville Beaver, Bob Mitchell

EFI placement decided by lottery – Chilliwack Progress, Katie Bartel

Grade 7 shift, early French approved – The Chief, David Burke

Trustees invited to see results of their decisions – insideHALTON.com, Ingrid Evans

French Immersion meetings scheduled in November – Mississauga News, Roger Belgrave

Board offers band-aid solution to French immersion issue – Brantford Expositor

Hamilton preparing for Canada’s 150th – thespec.com

Parents seek solution to French school space shortages – CBC News Manitoba

Immersion goes beyond French – The Globe and Mail, Marlene Habib

Library’s FLRC receives funding boost for book purchases – Daily Herald Tribune, Jocelyn Turner

Brains crave bilingualism – The Gazette, Janet Bagnall

High school French Immersion program undergoing review – Branpton Guardian, Roger Belgrave

Immersion exceeds French in Alberni – Alberni Valley News, Christopher Sun

Board to study French immersion issue – The Yarmouth County Vanguard, Tina Comeau

Trustees considering doing away with controversial sibling policy – Penticton Western News, Joe Fries

Winnipeg mother fights proposed changes to daughter’s school – CTV News

French immersion continues to show growth – Meridian Booster, Simon Arseneau

French programs continue to grow – Sherwood Park News, Steven Wagers

French immersion gave Ottawa-born actor’s career a boost – Ottawa Citizen, Tony Lofaro

Saskatoon sees growing demand for French immersion – News Talk 980, Karin Yeske

Parents gain support for early French immersion – Squamish Chief, Rebecca Aldous

French immersion student numbers up across B.C. – Victoria News, Danielle Pope

New Democrats launch French immersion attack on Liberals – CBC News, Paul Withers

School enrollment down again across B.C. – Global News

French no longer offered to most Tisdale students – CBC News

Parlez-vous français? Growing number of B.C. students can say ‘oui’ – Metro, Emily Jackson

French immersion leads school language options – The Prince Albert Herald, Matt Gardner

Learning French in Canada has never been easier, and the quality has never been better – Language Magazine

Odyssey-One of Canada’s Leading Second-Language Education Programs-Celebrates 40 Years– Digital Journal

Halton public school board reviewing French education– insideHALTON.com, Dominik Kurek

Myth busters about French first-language education – The Leader-Post

Why French immersion should be in all schools – or none at all – The Globe and Mail, Andrew Campbell

French immersion only schools could come to Halton – The Globe and Mail, Caroline Alphonso

Expanded options for French education – The Chilliwack Progress, Alina Konevski

Lambton Kent District school board adding 16 schools in September – The Sarnia Observer, Ellwood Shreve

Catholic board approves $441-million operating budget – Ottawa Citizen, Neco Cockburn

Parental pressure brings EFI back to life ‘Aha moment’ for trustee also helped sway school board – Chilliwack Times, Cornelia Naylor

High enrolment squeezes French immersion program – Edmonton Journal, Andrea Sands

Decline in number of students studying French worries Official Languages Commissioner – The Vancouver Sun, Tyler Dawson

French immersion booming in B.C. despite decline in official bilingualism – Metro Vancouver, Elizabeth Hames

Bilingualism edges lower in past decade, Statscan study shows – The Globe and Mail, Ingrid Peritz

West Park, Kernahan to get a new life – St-Catherines Standard, Don Fraser

New hope for Chilliwack early French immersion program – Chilliwack Progress, Alina Konevski

Stuck in a monolinguistic dark age – Chilliwack Times, Letter to the Editor

Rejected but not done – Chilliwack Times, Cornelia Naylor

Early French immersion not a ‘choice’ for kids – Chilliwack Progress, Letter to the Editor

Chilliwack school board strikes down early French immersion proposal – Chilliwack Progress, Alina Konevski

Advocates want funding for new French immersion programs – CBC News British Columbia

Parents’ group worries about cuts to U of A French programs – Edmonton Journal, Sheila Pratt

French immersion program could hurt small schools outside Penticton – Penticton Western News, Joe Fries

Newcomers to Canada enrolling children in French immersion – CBC News Manitoba

Official Languages Act recommendations unveiled – CBC News New Brunswick

Une loi sur l’immersion française réclamée en C.-B. – Radio-Canada.ca

More French immersion spaces demanded by parents – CBC News British Columbia

More French teachers needed in B.C.: report – Vancouver Sun, Kim Pemberton

A growing demand for French immersion schools in Metro Vancouver, but for what reasons? – Global Toronto, Geoff Hastings

For Revelstoke parents, French immersion debate still not over – Alex Cooper, Revelstoke Times Review

French-immersion students may gain access to B.C. francophone schools, parent group says – Janet Steffenhagen, The Vancouver Sun

Whistler Secondary French Immersion in demand – John French, Pique News Magazine

St. Mary’s French Immersion gets another A – Michael Purvis, The Sault Star

A Look at French Immersion – Jim Johnson, Canadian Family

B.C. francophone schools consider wider admission policy – Janet Steffenhagen, The Vancouver Sun

It’s true — French immersion opens doors – Devon Black, iPolitics

Catholic board eyes French immersion growth – brantford expositor

French immersion school attracts Richmond students – Karla Redditte, NBC 12

French immersion lottery unfairly splits up siblings, Mississauga mom complains – Alex Ballingall, The Toronto Star

How French Immersion got me Out of the ‘Hood – Anthony Morgan, Huffington Post Canada

French-immersion interest on the rise in Winnipeg – CBC News

L’immersion française en vogue dans les écoles – Mike Aubry, le journal de montréal

Interest grows in French immersion education – Sharon Hill, The Windsor Star

French immersion enrolment skyrockets as a new linguistic category emerges – Joe Friesen, Globe and Mail

Is French immersion a better choice for my son than Mandarin classes? – Caroline Alphonso, Globe and Mail

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