Fabrice Jaumont posted a blog post
Charles O. Dewey (M.S. 136), a middle school located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, is opening a French Dual Language program this September 2019. Dewey is a school committed to Dual Language learning and believes strongly in promoting equal status and o…
Aug 27
Fabrice Jaumont posted an event
Join at Albertine in New York for the launch of Fabrice Jaumont's new book, The Bilingual Revolution. The book will be available in French and English, and on sale during the event.
Aug 21
Fabrice Jaumont replied to Christina Roushakes's discussion IS 318 - District 14 in Bilingual Revolution in Brooklyn - Middle School
"I wrote Alicja Winnicki and will meet with her tomorrow Wednesday at 4pm.
Please send your email to both 318's principal and her to express your interest"
Aug 21
Fabrice Jaumont replied to Fabrice Jaumont's discussion Program eligibility in Bilingual Revolution in Brooklyn - Middle School
"I think the proponent of D15 diversity plan are eager to show that their plan has worked. They know that there are holes in their plan. They are very attentive at the moment."
Aug 21
Fabrice Jaumont replied to Christina Roushakes's discussion IS 318 - District 14 in Bilingual Revolution in Brooklyn - Middle School
"No one said no so far. It is my understanding that they are doing some research on feasibility. Although no one has experience with the IB in D14, Superintendent Watts is knowledgeable and helped start the IB at BHS. 
I assume the Middle Year Progra…"
Aug 21
Fabrice Jaumont replied to Fabrice Jaumont's discussion Conversation with Karen Watts in Bilingual Revolution in Brooklyn - Middle School
"During my meeting I insisted that they acted fast. When I asked about feasibility for September, they said it had been done before. MS113 already has a Spanish DLP, and had thought about a French DLP. They already have the experience. I did push the…"
Aug 21
Fabrice Jaumont replied to Fabrice Jaumont's discussion Conversation with Karen Watts in Bilingual Revolution in Brooklyn - Middle School
"Right now, any help to get 5th grade parents to sign up to this group would be greatly appreciated."
Aug 21
Fabrice Jaumont replied to Christina Roushakes's discussion IS 318 - District 14 in Bilingual Revolution in Brooklyn - Middle School
"LWindle@schools.nyc.gov
Windley Leander
Yes"
Aug 21
Fabrice Jaumont replied to Christina Roushakes's discussion IS 318 - District 14 in Bilingual Revolution in Brooklyn - Middle School
"I can think of three ways you can help at the moment

1- write individually to Alicja, Anthony, Karen and engage in dialogue if they respond. Particularly Anthony Pizzillo who seem to need more information.
Alicja Winnicki, District 14, Superintende…"
Aug 21
Fabrice Jaumont replied to Christina Roushakes's discussion IS 318 - District 14 in Bilingual Revolution in Brooklyn - Middle School
"Yes, I can help with all this and I will once I am fully recovered. Also, for families in D15 and D13 I think what Alicja is trying to tell us is to go hush-hush and work it directly with the principal. She can't be seen as stealing families from he…"
Aug 21
Fabrice Jaumont replied to Fabrice Jaumont's discussion Program eligibility in Bilingual Revolution in Brooklyn - Middle School
"Do you mean by suing? I don't have much experience with legal cases. Perhaps the families who want to choose this path should seek counsel."
Aug 21
Fabrice Jaumont replied to Fabrice Jaumont's discussion Program eligibility in Bilingual Revolution in Brooklyn - Middle School
"thank you for this information. In my experience with NYCDOE, dual language is never a priority unless it serves ELLs. In which case, the Commissioner’s Regulations (CR Part 154), "to meet the educational needs of English Language Learners (ELLs)/Mu…"
Aug 21
Fabrice Jaumont replied to Christina Roushakes's discussion IS 318 - District 14 in Bilingual Revolution in Brooklyn - Middle School
"Apologies. I am in the hospital since the graduation. I won't be able to attend themeeting.  keep fighting. It's never over.please keep us posted"
Aug 21
Fabrice Jaumont replied to Fabrice Jaumont's discussion Conversation with Karen Watts in Bilingual Revolution in Brooklyn - Middle School
"I will ask. Have all the students been placed and accepted their seat now? I want to know if the appeal process is still ongoing or not."
Aug 21
Fabrice Jaumont replied to Fabrice Jaumont's discussion Program eligibility in Bilingual Revolution in Brooklyn - Middle School
"I mentioned it, and I could detect a mix of embarrassment and apprehension. Superintendent Watts asked if the students appealing were ELLs (English Language Learners). She also asked me when / if you had heard back from the appeal (she didn't seem t…"
Aug 21
Fabrice Jaumont replied to Fabrice Jaumont's discussion MS313 The Dock School in Bilingual Revolution in Brooklyn - Middle School
"would you have his email?"
Aug 21
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