5 Tips To Creating An Easy Breezy Transition To French Immersion

Posted 08.17.16 By: | Categories: Bilingualism, Education
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September is near and the anxiety has started creeping in. Early last winter, you decided to enroll your child in French Immersion (FI). But now that September is almost upon

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5 Tips To Transform Your Family Holiday Into A Learning Opportunity

Posted 06.21.16 By: | Categories: Education
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Your highly-anticipated family holiday is just around the corner and you’ve already made your list of things to do. But you may have overlooked one of the big opportunities your

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Dealing With Bullying: 6 Ways To Help Bullied Kids & Teens

Posted 02.09.16 By: | Categories: Education
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Everyday, kids and teens across the country wake up scared to go to school. 1 in 3 Canadian teens have reported being bullied, and 47% of parents report having children

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The Ultimate Shortlist of French Activities For The Holidays

Posted 12.15.15 By: | Categories: Bilingualism, Education
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School’s almost out for the Christmas holidays…   …You’re finally finishing up your Christmas shopping and getting your home holiday ready.   But now the question is: “How do I

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5 Ways To Boost Kids’ Confidence In Language-Learning

Posted 10.20.15 By: | Categories: Bilingualism, Education

Have you ever tried to learn something totally new?   Maybe you attempted an entirely new project at work? Or even a new recipe for a group of guests?  

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Homework: Keep it, Trash it, or Reinvent it

Posted 09.29.15 By: | Categories: Bilingualism, Education

Ah yes, homework: the never-ending source of tension and discussion between parents and children. If you’ve heard bits and pieces of the new homework debate, then you’ll definitely want to

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5 Tips To Get Your Child To Tell You About Their Day

Posted 07.24.15 By: | Categories: Bilingualism, Education
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Does it ever feel like you’re talking to a wall when you ask your kids about their day? If you’re like most parents, when you ask your child about his

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What Makes Camp Tournesol a Great Educational Camp

Posted 07.22.15 By: | Categories: Bilingualism, Education
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  #1: What is the focus of the program? FRENCH, FRENCH, FRENCH….our main purpose is to develop the skills and confidence in campers to speak french in a social and

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5 Tips To Support Your Child In French Immersion When You Don’t Speak French

Posted 06.22.15 By: | Categories: Bilingualism, Education
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Setting Your Child Up For Success In French Immersion   You enrolled your child in French Immersion because you were excited about the flurry of positive benefits the program provides.

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Don’t Pick An Educational Summer Camp Until You Ask These 10 Questions

Posted 06.12.15 By: | Categories: Bilingualism, Education

Having trouble picking a program for your child this summer?   Feeling overwhelmed with the endless options?     If you’re like most parents, you want your child to have

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