Friday Newsletter: Jesse Miller Presentation | Canadian Parents for French update

JESSE MILLER Internet Safety/Social Media Awareness Presentation

  • Wednesday October 16th
  • 7:00- 8:00pm in the School Library (parents only)

Join us on Wednesday, October 16th for this FREE, PAC-sponsored presentation with Jesse Miller of Mediated Reality. Jesse Miller is a national speaker who has addressed thousands of participants over the past years.  Presenting and consulting to schools and companies across British Columbia since 2007, Jesse is in high demand as a keynote speaker on the topics of social media awareness, social networking behaviour and online content evaluation.

Jesse’s presentations have received rave reviews from the many parents who have seen his presentations at other schools. The presentation is geared towards parents of Intermediate students but parents of children in younger grades are encouraged to attend. Parents from other schools are also welcome to come to the presentation.

Wednesday evening’s talk will give parents background information on the presentation that Jesse will be sharing with Intermediate students (Grades 4-7) on Thursday, October 17th at school.

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Canadian Parents for French:
North Vancouver Chapter Update

Supporting your child through their Intermediate years of French Immersion
Join CPF North Vancouver for this interactive workshop with Susan Owens, a noted French Immersion teacher with the North Vancouver School District. Mme Owens will share her knowledge and provide tips and resources for parents of Intermediate-age Early and Late French Immersion students. Click here for more info about the presentation.

Date: Thursday, October 24, 2013
Time: 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Location: Cleveland Elementary Map
Cost: FREE (Registration required)

Seating is limited so register early at:

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Renew your membership! Ask others to join! And do it before October 31st because during CPF BC/Yukon’s membership drive you can win wonderful prizes! Remember 80% of your membership fee goes right back to our local chapter. That means more fun events in schools, more resources for parents, teachers and students, and more extra-curricular activities in French for our kids!

  • Renew online now for only $25/year or $60/3 years. Or download/print membership forms here.
  • SPECIAL OFFER! CPF North Vancouver is currently offering an introductory $10 one-year membership for NEW members, click here for more details, tell your friends!
  • Click here to see the list of fantastic prizes! Winners will be announced in December 2013 so don’t delay, the membership drive ends on October 31st!

Check out where you will find information about CPF North Van’s events, meetings and contacts as well as student activities and opportunities, resources, and ways to support your child’s learning in French.

Have a look at the Fall/Winter 2013 issue of “CPF Magazine”, a joint publication from CPF’s Branches and National aimed to promote FSL in Canada. This issue features articles on the benefits of bilingualism, the value of a CPF membership, how social media helped one chapter change the mind of a school district on FSL programs.

Merci from your CPF reps,

Lisa Birrell:
Annette Arndt: