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Did you know that The Hemp Exchange has created a "CBD review website"? The website explains that this is an online resource for anyone interested in learning about CBD, hemp, or any other topic relating to this cutting-edge "alternative medicine". CBD is what gives hemp its healing capabilities. So, who created this site? It was created by CFAH, a corporation dedicated to researching and disseminating information on the medicinal uses of all things hemp, organic, and edible. According to the CFAH website, CFAH experts include:

CFAH is a non-profit membership organization dedicated to educating consumers about the benefits of CBD products. In order to join, you must first become a CFAH member. Once a member, you will be sent email updates, information on CFAH events, CFAH news, educational tools, and CFAH expert CBD reviewers. CBD review websites, such as this one, are created in order to inform consumers as to the positive results of using CBD products.

Why do I think these CBD review websites are so important? Well, because there are far too many negative reviews for many products on the market today. If you have read some of these reviews, you have found that many products claim to be natural and safe only to find that they can cause dangerous side effects, which include depression, seizures, and hallucinations. As a result of these dangerous ingredients, many children, teens, and adults are unable to use certain products due to these very unfortunate side effects. This is why I believe that it is so important to look for unbiased and professional reviews from qualified professionals who are knowledgeable about the potential benefits of CFAH products.

The second reason why CFAH has become so popular is because of the many different kinds of supplements that are available to patients with Autism, cerebral palsy, and other developmental disabilities. The fact of the matter is that not every product works for every individual. By having access to an online CFAH resource, parents can determine if a product might be right for their child before trying it. As you may imagine, this type of resource also makes it easier for parents to avoid scams and fake CFAH product testimonials.

Many CFAH review websites also review CGAmeric, Green Tea, Aloe Vera, Ginseng, and Curcumin. These ingredients can be found at local grocery stores and are often used in homeopathic remedies. By taking advantage of these types of naturally-based CFAH products, your child can benefit tremendously from their nutritional needs. The good news is that many of these natural ingredients have been proven safe and effective for children.

Finally, parents who want to educate themselves about CFAH products should make use of CFAH websites to learn more about the different ways that each supplement can help their children. A parent who is just beginning to research CFAH should begin by reading through the CFAH website and supplement chapter, looking for helpful information about the herbs and vitamins involved. If you do not have time to research this information yourself, you can always enlist the help of a local CFAH expert. With a little bit of education, you will no doubt find that CFAH products are right for your child.

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We are thrilled to announce the opening of CALEC France as well as our new office in Paris, conveniently located on the left bank near Bibliothèque Nationale de France, and several key actors of the publishing industry, as well as major universities.

Our goals in France are to build local partnerships to better contribute to France’s debate on dual-language education and linguistic diversity; expand our European and African network of influencers, authors, and supporters; open a gateway to Europe for our initiatives; and publish more books via a partnership with Lightning Source France and Hachette Livre Distribution.

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Our facilities on 198 Avenue de France in the 13th arrondissement include access to a 75-seat auditorium and various meeting rooms for our book events, talks, and symposiums.

WHO WE ARE AND WHAT WE DO

CALEC is a nonprofit organization based in New York and Paris. Our mission is in alignment with the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals to establish language as a critical life skill, through developing & implementing dual-language education programs, to promote diversity, empowering multilingual families while fostering cross-cultural understanding, to reduce inequality, and helping to provide quality education. Our programs seek to protect world cultural heritage and support teachers, authors, and families by providing the knowledge and resources to create vibrant multilingual communities. Support us here.

Visit calec.fr, our website in French, or contact us via contact@calec.fr

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Cohen Media Group is proud to announce the September 3rd release of WHO YOU THINK I AM, writer-director Safy Nebbou’s romantic cyber-drama turned psychological thriller, based on the best-selling novel by Camille Laurens starring Oscar®-winning actress Juliette Binoche. WHO YOU THINK I AM is scheduled to open in theaters on Friday, September 3, 2021 in NY (Quad Cinema), LA (Landmark), Pasadena and Encino (Laemmle), Boston (Kendall) and Philadelphia (Ritz) followed by a national roll out.
 
Ghosted by her hunky twentysomething lover, Claire (Binoche - balancing cunning and vulnerability), a middle-aged professor and single mom, creates a fake Facebook profile to do a little undetected online snooping. But when her 24-year-old avatar “Clara”  is friended by her ex’s equally attractive roommate (François Civil), superficial correspondence quickly escalates towards intense intimacy and uncontrollable obsession. Adapted from Camille Laurens’ best-selling novel—and co-scripted by Julie Peyr, a regular collaborator of Arnaud Desplechin—Who You Think I Am blends genres and bends reality to dizzying effect.
 
Writer-director Safy Nebbou films include The Giraffe’s NeckMark of an AngelThe Other Dumas and In the Forests of Siberia. His stage credits include the 2017 adaptation of Ingmar Bergman’s Scenes from a Marriage with Laetitia Casta and Raphaël Personnaz. WHO YOU THINK I AM is his sixth feature film.
 
Acclaimed French-Lebanese jazz composer Ibrahim Maalouf wrote the score of WHO YOU THINK I AM. He won the César and Lumière Awards for Best Score for Nebbou’s In the Forests of Siberia and was nominated for a César in 2015 for Yves Saint LaurentMaalouf has worked with such luminaries as StingSalif KeitaAmadou & MariamVanessa ParadisJuliette Greco, and Archie Shepp.
 
“With Binoche once more on beguiling form… For anyone who’s ever been catfished or ghosted on the dating trail - her evocation of exhilarated human connection and terrified self-sabotage is uncomfortably easy to empathize with” —Guy Lodge, Variety
 
"A compulsively watchable drama which taps into some genuinely intriguing themes.” Wendy Ide, Screen International
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French teacher needed

Hello.  I am the President of the American Association of Teachers of French Pays du Nord Chapter and the coordinator for the Malone Middle School Foreign Language Department in Malone, New York.  Our district is seeking candidates for a shared middle/high school French position starting September 2021.

 
We are located 15 minutes from the French province of Quebec in the beautiful Adirondacks.  Our location allows for many interesting teaching and learning opportunities for teachers and students.  If you have graduating students certified in teaching French 7-12 or know of candidates looking for a job teaching French, would it be possible to share this information?  The application is at the bottom of the page on the following link.
 
 
Thank you, Nancy Blais
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French Teacher Position

Malone Central School District is seeking a full-time French teacher for a combined middle and high school position (grades 7-12) for the upcoming academic year in September 2021.  Malone is located on the edge of the northern Adirondack Mountains and is home to Titus Mountain and the award-winning Malone Golf course.  It is also 15 minutes from the French-speaking province of Quebec, providing students and teachers with many learning opportunities.  Candidates with a NYS certification in French 7-12 are asked to click on the following link and scroll to the bottom of the page for the application form.

 

https://sites.google.com/maloneschools.org/employment/employment

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Films on the Green Festival has rescheduled their free online screening of Vengo for tomorrow, Tuesday August 3 at 8:30PM.

Vengo, directed by Tony Gatlif, 2000, 1h30
Film in Spanish and French with English subtitles

After his brother murders a member of a rival gypsy clan and goes into hiding, Caco becomes the de facto figurehead of his “family” and protector of his handicapped nephew. As tensions mount between the two clans, threats of revenge against Caco’s nephew for the crimes of his father are played out against a backdrop of rapturous flamenco music and dance performances. A majestic ode to the artistry of flamenco featuring famous flamenco dancer Antonio Canales.

"A musical feast for the eyes and ears alike" —Film Threat

Reserve your free virtual ticket now!

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L’invité de ce 23ème épisode de Révolution Bilingue est un homme qui compte dans l’éducation bilingue. Bernard Manuel est président de l’École active bilingue Jeannine Manuel, aujourd’hui située sur trois campus à Paris, Lille et Londres et considérée comme le meilleur lycée de France depuis 8 années consécutives, avec un réseau d’anciens élèves influent qui compte des personnalités comme Antony Blinken, secrétaire d’État des États-Unis.

Lui-même bilingue et l’un des premiers élèves de l’école fondée par sa mère, Bernard Manuel a développé une expertise très écoutée de l’éducation bilingue en France et à l’étranger.

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On Friday July 16, don't miss the free outdoor screening of French-Japanese animation movie INTERSTELLA 5555: THE 5TORY OF THE 5ECRET 5TAR 5YSTEM by Leiji Matsumoto starring Daft Punk's Discovery album, in Washington Square Park! 

If you can't attend the in-person screening, don't worry! The film will also be available to watch online for free at the same date and time! You can reserve your free ticket now: https://e-cinema.the25hour.us/cinema/1/10 

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INTERSTELLA 5555: THE 5TORY OF THE 5ECRET 5TAR 5YSTEM
Directed by Daisuke Nishio, Hirotoshi Rissen, Leiji Matsumoto, Kazuhisa Takenouchi, 2003, 1h08, France-Japan
Music by Daft Punk, Thomas Bangalter, Guy-Manuel De Homem-Christo

An unscrupulous music executive and his lackey kidnap a blue-skinned alien techno band, rob them of their identities, pass them off as human, and foist them on an unsuspecting public on Earth. After their arrival and their impact on the human population, the members of the band try to piece back their identities, escape from the clutches of the evil music executive, and return to their own world. Daft Punk’s music meets Leiji Matsumoto’s designs for this animated musical.

Presented in partnership with the Washington Square Park Conservancy.

#FilmsOnTheGreen

WASHINGTON SQUARE PARK (FREE and open to the public, but seating will be limited - Reservations are not taken)
ONLINE:
https://e-cinema.the25hour.us/cinema/1/10

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Vous êtes un (e) artiste de langue maternelle française, vous aimez travailler auprès d’enfants et vous êtes légalement autorisés à travailler aux États-Unis ? 

Dans le cadre de son « Enrichment program » en français, EFNY recherche pour la rentrée 2021 : DES PROFESSEUR(E)S d’ARTS PLASTIQUES

 

Qualités requises :

- avoir une excellente maîtrise du français à l’oral comme à l’écrit

 - avoir un diplôme d’une école d’art

 - artiste dans l’âme,, vous avez le sens de la pédagogie, vous aimez enseigner et contribuer à l’éveil de la sensibilité , de la curiosité  et de l’imagination des jeunes élèves par des travaux pratiques: dessin, peinture, bande dessinée, découverte de matériaux …

 

Missions :

- enseigner le français à des enfants francophones et/ou anglophones (de 4 à 14 ans) à travers la culture française, les arts et le dessin

- familiariser les élèves aux différents courants artistiques par le biais de projets et de méthodes interactives

 

Travail à temps partiel, les après-midi 

Durée : de mi-septembre 2021 à fin juin 2022

Rémunération attractive selon expérience

 

Merci d’envoyer CV et lettre de motivation à efnycoordinationny@gmail.com

 

 

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Films on the Green is back!

Films on the Green is returning this summer with a special hybrid edition and an exciting lineup of international cinema. 

The festival’s 13th edition, which will be screened in parks––and online for the first time!—is centered on the theme of “Music and Cinema.” Featuring tunes by legendary musicians from Daft Punk to Miles Davis, this year’s film lineup and the music it incorporates can each stand alone. From July 9 to 30, Films on the Green is bringing a world music tour to the New York City area with our screenings in Manhattan parks and the French Embassy’s virtual film screening platform!

 


FESTIVAL LINE-UP

Free and open to the public. All films are shown with English subtitles. Screenings begin at 8:30PM.
*In-person screenings will abide by all state and local regulations on large-scale outdoor events in regards to COVID-19 restrictions.

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Friday July 9 | Central Park & Online
La Boum by Claude Pinoteau

Music by Vladimir Cosma
Vic is in love with one of her classmates, and to make her romantic daydreams a reality, she needs to make it to a house party, aka a "boum." But that means getting permission from her parents first...

 

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Monday, July 12 | Online
Elevator to the Gallows by Louis Malle

Music by Miles Davis
Femme fatale Florence Carala and her lover Julien plan to murder her wealthy husband, and make it look like a suicide. But things don't go as planned... Louis Malle’s feature debut with a legendary jazz score by Miles Davis!

 

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Friday July 16 | Washington Square Park & Online
Interstella 5555: The 5tory of the 5ecret 5tar 5ystem by Leiji Matsumoto

Music by Daft Punk
An unscrupulous music executive and his lackey kidnap a blue-skinned alien techno band, rob them of their identities, pass them off as human, and foist them on an unsuspecting public on Earth. Daft Punk’s music meets Leiji Matsumoto’s designs!

 

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Monday July 19 | Online
Chavela by Catherine Gund & Daresha Kyi

Music performed by Chavela Vargas
Chavela is a captivating look at the unconventional life of Chavela Vargas, whose passionate renditions of Mexican popular music and triumphant return to the stage late in life brought her international fame!

 

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Wednesday July 21 | Online
Akounak Tedalat Taha Tazoughai by Christopher Kirkley

Music by Mdou Moctar
The first ever Tuareg-language fictional film based on the legendary rock-u-drama “Purple Rain,” with stunning musical performances from real-life musician Mdou Moctar.

 

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Friday July 23 | Seward Park & Online
Satin Rouge by Raja Amari

Music by Nawfel El Manaa
While investigating a suspected affair between her headstrong teenaged daughter and a cabaret musician, young widow Lilia becomes drawn to the lively and hidden nightlife of sensuous belly dancers. An unlikely journey of self-discovery.

 

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Monday July 26 | Online
Concert: Les Amazones d'Afrique

Lineup: Amnaté Danté, Babani Koné, Doctor L, Joseph Palmer, Kandia Kouyaté, Llorenç Barcelo Rives, Mamadou Diakité, Mamani Keita, Maria Doumbia, Maria Koné, Rokia Koné
Les Amazones d’Afrique is a group that brings Malian women together around issues such as equality and freedom. With their powerful voices steeped in history and their instruments, they spread messages through music.

 

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Wednesday July 28 | Online
Vengo by Tony Gatlif

Music by Tomatito, Sheikh Ahmad Al Tuni, La Caita, Gritos de Guerra, Remedios Silva Pisa, La Paquera de Jerez
After his brother murders a member of a rival gypsy clan and goes into hiding, Caco becomes the figurehead of his “family,” and tensions mount between the two clans... A majestic ode to the artistry of flamenco!

 

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Friday July 30 | Riverside Park & Online
Black Orpheus by Marcel Camus

Music by Antonio Carlos Jobim & Luiz Bonfá
Young lovers Orfeu and Eurydice run through the favelas of Rio de Janeiro during Carnival, on the run from a hitman dressed like Death and Orfeu's vengeful fiancée Mira.

 


SPONSORS AND PARTNERS

The 13th edition of FILMS ON THE GREEN is a free hybrid French film festival, with screenings in New York City parks and online, and produced by the French EmbassyNYC Parks and FACE Foundation.

OFFICIAL SPONSORS : BNP Paribas and TV5 Monde

FESTIVAL FRIENDS: agnès b.Maman NYC, The Mexican Cultural Institute in New YorkQwest TV, The Washington Square Park Conservancy, Nora Coblence and Frederic C. Weiss.

PARTNERS: Cinema Tropical, the African Film Festival,  Instituto Cervantes, Brasil SummerFest, and Summer on the Hudson.

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Smith Street Arts et Lettres est une école franco-américaine K-8 indépendante basée à Brooklyn, qui ouvrira ses portes en septembre 2021.
Nous accueillerons l’an prochain des élèves de Grande Section de Maternelle (K), CP (1st grade) et CE1 (2nd grade).
 
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Programme bilingue francais/anglais
 
 
Notre curriculum bilingue intègre les approches pédagogiques de Maria Montessori, Reggio-Emilia et la Developmental-Interaction Approach (une pédagogie développée par Bank Street College of Education). De la maternelle au CE1, 75% de l'enseignement sera en français, 25% en anglais, et les élèves du collège (6th-8th grade) apprendront dans un environnement bilingue 50:50, avec un temps d'enseignement équivalent donné aux deux langues.
 
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Apprentissage expérientiel
 
 
Les enfants seront les acteurs de leur propre apprentissage et notre programme sera hautement individualisé en fonction des besoins de chacun.
 
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L’art au centre de l’apprentissage
 
L'expression créative fait partie intégrante de notre programme et nous travaillerons en étroite collaboration avec des artistes et intervenants extérieurs (musique, beaux-arts, théâtre, cinéma et danse).
 

Visitez notre site https://www.smithstreetartsetlettres.org



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We are pleased to announce the launch of "Les Chansons de La Petite Ecole"!
 
La Petite Ecole is a French immersion boutique preschool in NYC with locations in Greenwich Village and the Upper West Side. Our arts-curated program prepares children to become fully bilingual and bicultural, ready to read and write in French by Kindergarten.

Starting in 2013, Joséphine Ancelle began teaching music at La Petite Ecole. Soon thereafter, Virgil de Voldère, the school's director, asked Joséphine to write songs for the school's routine... Songs to say "Hello", "Goodbye" and everything else that happens at school during the day...
 
Reminiscent of the lighthearted 60s’ French pop with the candor of Joséphine Ancelle’s angelic voice, the songs prompt children, parents, and educators with simple words and catchy melodies to share childhood’s surprises with a smile.
 
 
The songs are now available in French and in English on iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, and most other streaming services.
 
Enjoy and share!
 
 
 
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La Petite Ecole Summer Camp

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La Petite Ecole Summer Camp for children 2 1/2 - 5 years old mixes discovery-learning with French language and culture. In addition to fun indoor and outdoor activities at school our campers will explore the city through outings and art-related field trips. 

Summer camp activities include:

  • Trips to Central Park (UWS) and other local parks (Washington Square)

  • Water games

  • Arts & Crafts

  • Cooking & "Art de la Table"

  • Singing & Dancing

  • Field Trips to a museums and art institutions

Dates of Summer Camp Weekly Session:

  • June 21-25
  • June 28 - July 2 
  • July 6-9 (school closed on July 5)
  • July 12-16

Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Let's have fun in French! 

 

More information and registration on our website

 

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La Petite Ecole, école d’immersion francophone dans l’Upper West Side et Greenwich Village, recherche une coordinatrice/coordinateur de la scolarité à partir de debut juin 2021.
Inspirée par la philosophie Reggio Emilia, l’école intègre un curriculum d’art dans un projet éducationnel basé sur les intérêts de l’enfant.

Maîtrise de Word, Excel et Google Drive indispensable, Quickbook serait un plus. Anglais et français courant indispensable.

Responsabilités :

  • Admission des élèves, organisation des visites, suivi des contrats.
  • Comptabilité client, factures, relances.
  • Secretariat de l’école, mise a jour des différents documents administratifs, réponse aux emails et au telephone
  • Accueil des enfants le matin et départ le soir.

Si vous pensez correspondre a ce profil, merci de nous faire parvenir votre candidature.
Maîtrise de Word, Excel et Google Drive indispensable, Quickbook serait un plus. Anglais et français courant indispensable.

 

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Vous êtes de langue maternelle française, vous aimez travailler auprès d’enfants et vous êtes légalement autorisés à travailler aux États-Unis ? 

 

Dans le cadre de son « Enrichment program » en français, EFNY recherche pour la rentrée 2021 :

 

DES PROFESSEUR(E)S

Qualités requises :

- avoir une excellente maîtrise du français à l’oral comme à l’écrit

- avoir un diplôme d’enseignement et/ou l’expérience de l’enseignement en milieu bilingue

- être capable de mettre en œuvre une pédagogie différenciée et ludique

Missions :

- enseigner le français à des enfants francophones et/ou anglophones (de 4 à 14 ans)

- transmettre la culture française/francophone par le biais de projets et de méthodes interactives

 

Travail à temps partiel, les après-midi 

Durée : de mi-septembre 2021 à fin juin 2022

Rémunération selon expérience

Merci d’envoyer CV et lettre de motivation à efnycoordinationny@gmail.com

 

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