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Créer-des-liens #33

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Mark Williams Awards for 2018 announced ~

The following teachers have been awarded $200 for their projects.  There is an interesting range of activities which will be supported by our Mark Williams Award this year.  Reports on the activities will be published on this page as these are received. Suzy Lallemant, Shirley Boys’ High School Susan Johnson, Lincoln High School Mary Hamill, […]

Winners of the Resource-Sharing Challenge ~

Last term a challenge was issued to teachers of French to share a favourite resource on the site, with prizes being drawn at the BGM on 9 July.  Some very interesting and innovative ideas were shared which ranged from fun curriculum activities to help with assessment.  Our prizewinners, drawn at the BGM, were: Julia Brown, […]

Take the challenge! How well do you know your website? ~

Welcome to all our members at our BGM today.  Please do the “How well do you know your website” challenge.  When you’ve finished, go onto the Discussion Forum and share your result with other French teachers.

Welcome, Manu Ménard, our new National Adviser ~

Manu Ménard, our new National Adviser, has started his support of us, at the coalface, with a bang. He has released a video (scroll down a bit) explaining his philosophy and his support programme on his blog site. There is also an English translation of the video script for you to peruse at your leisure. As Manu says on his […]

NZAFT resource sharing challenge ~

One of the goals of our Association is to support teachers of French.  To do this, the Executive provides opportunities for teachers to share resources and to get help with moderation of internal assessment tasks and students’ performance We have decided to issue a challenge to our members to SHARE ONE RESOURCE before our BGM […]

Créer-des-liens #32 ~

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Créer-des-liens #31 ~

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Rosaria Campbell resigns as National Adviser ~

The Executive of the NZAFT was sad to hear of the resignation of our super-energetic and super-enthusiastic Adviser, Rosaria Campbell.  In her announcement she writes: It is with mixed feelings that I announce my resignation as National French Adviser. This will be effective as of Term Two and I endeavour to make the most of […]

Créer-des-liens #30 ~

The latest Créer-des-liens has been published! Check out all the info here.

New ~Free Teacher workshops: Fêtons Noël! (Christchurch and Auckland)

An exciting, FREE workshop packed with resources and materials around Christmas is being delivered later this month in Auckland and Christchurch. Check out the details here for Christchurch and here for Auckland.

Créer-des-liens #29 ~

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NEW ~ Bay of Plenty hosts a great speech competition! Here are the results ~

Andrea Gohns of Bethlehem College reports the results of the BOP speech competition: We had a fantastic French speaking competition today.  Thank you to the NZAFT for sponsoring the prizes.  The winners were as follows: Year 9 1 – Madeleine Limmer (Bethlehem College) 2 – Freda Prak (Bethlehem College) 3 – Isaac Jarden (Aquinas) Year […]

Créer-des-liens #28 ~

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NEW~ NZALT Conference 2018

The 2018 NZALT conference will be held in Auckland from Sunday 8th July to Wednesday 11th July 2018. So make a note in your diaries and keep it in mind when planning your budget for next year. NZALT2018Flyer The NZALT conference is always a great opportunity to network with other teachers, share ideas and feel […]

NEW ~ Education Perfect NZ National Languages Championships

Dear Teachers, The annual Education Perfect NZ Languages Championships are nearly here! Join other schools from all around New Zealand to compete to be national champions in Languages. This is a great chance to re-engage students, and encourage exam revision, while working towards the chance of individual and school glory – and prizes! A few things to […]

Créer-des-liens #27 ~

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NEW ~ Considering a trip to New Caledonia? Check this out!

We recently received some interesting content from CREIPAC in New Caledonia regarding their offering to French teachers and students alike who may be considering or would like to consider a trip to this “petit bout de France en Pacifique”. All the details including a lovely interview with Valérie Meunier (CREIPAC director) can be found here https://nz.ambafrance.org/Le-CREIPAC-fait-rayonner-la-Francophonie-dans-le-Pacifique […]

Créer-des-liens #26 ~

The latest Créer-des-liens has been published! Check out all the info here.

Créer-des-liens #25 ~

The latest Créer-des-liens has been published! Check out all the info here