2017 CPF Ontario Symposium on FSL Education

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CPF Ontario Symposium on FSL Education

Parents as Partners in Program Enrichment

October 28, 2017 ▪ Mississauga


Listed below are links and resources to capture the day’s events.

CPF Ontario Welcomes Education Minister’s Commitment to Meet Growing Demand for FSL Teachers

Canadian Parents for French (Ontario) applauds the commitment made by the province’s Education Minister, the Honourable Mitzie Hunter, to support learning in French in Ontario by ensuring an adequate and growing supply of French as a Second Language (FSL) teachers in English school boards as well as French teachers in French school boards. Click here to view the Minister’s presentation.



Sunjay Nath


Welcoming English Language Learners into French as a Second Language Programs

Click here for the presentation by Elizabeth Hoerath, Manager, FSL Policy & Implementation, Ministry of Education

FSL Student Proficiency & Confidence Report

Click here for the presentation by Dr. Katherine Rehner, Associate Professor, Department of Language Studies, University of Toronto Mississauga


1. What’s with boys and language learning?

Click here for the presentation by Richard LeBlanc, French educator, Toronto District School Board, and Liam Bekirsky, teacher candidate, Glendon College/York University.

2. Including ALL Students in the FSL Program

Click here for the presentation by Marianne Tennant and Annette Ackermann, Peel District School Board                                                                          

3. Experiential Learning and Enrichment Programs

Presented by The Official Languages Programs, International Student Exchange – Ontario, REEL CANADA

4. The CEFR – a measure and a motivator!

CEFR: The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. Presented by Carole Soucy, FSL Consultant, Renfrew County District School Board. Click here for information on the CEFR


Canadian Education Exchange Foundation

Canadian Parents for French (Ontario)

École d’immersion française de Trois-Pistoles, Western University

French Street

Glendon Campus, York University

Historica Canada


International Student Exchange Ontario

Living Arts Centre

Ontario College of Teachers

Ontario Library Association

Ontario Modern Language Teachers’ Association


The Official Languages Programs

Voilà Learning


YMCA of Greater Toronto – Summer Work Student Exchange

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