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scène et beauté pour toutes les couleurs de peaux. Constance Gignoux Amazon Kindle et version papier, 200p. illustré. NIVEAU FRANCAIS B1 C1

Professeur de FLE à Paris et Londres depuis 2001, mon métier précedent était Maquilleuse des personnalités médiatiques et politiques(1985 à 2000)

Cet ouvrage plait aux étudiants qui s'intéressent à ce métier et souhaitent s'inscrire dans une école de maquillage et tous ceux qui souhaitent des conseils.

Il comprend une brève histoire du maquillage utile pour les films historique (pas de recherches à faire...) le maquillage technique pour toutes couleurs de peaux (blanches, noires et asiatiques) ainsi que des dessins, photos et exercices. Les femmes matures trouveront aussi quelques petits conseils poru une mise en beauté rapide. Bonne lecture et merci.

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Now firmly established in the New York educational landscape, the 2019 Bilingual Education Fair, organized by French Morning, is expanding its offer for its sixth edition, which will be held on Saturday, November 23, at Fordham University (get your discounted tickets here now).

Schools, extracurricular activities, booksellers, publishers and other exhibitors, some sixty in all, will be there to help you navigate the available offers in bilingual education (see the list of exhibitors here). About ten languages will be represented. On the French side, all the schools in the New York area will be there, public or private. It’s the opportunity to ask all your questions about bilingual education in one place.

Conferences and roundtables

As every year, the conference program will provide parents and educators with an opportunity to learn and discuss, including about controversial topics in the world of bilingual education. Bilingualism and multiculturalism in public schools (at 10:30 a.m.) will host elected officials and representatives from the New York City Department of Education to discuss the challenges facing public schools.

Later in the day, Mariam Ottimofiore Navaid, a specialist in third culture kids, to whom she has just devoted a book (“This Messy Mobile Life”), will lead a round table, Raising Happy Kids Between Cultures and Languages (at 1:30 p.m.), where we will discuss strategies and advice for families with kids of one culture raised in another.

Other conferences include: Navigating Special Education in New York City and the Bilingual Child with Special Needs (11:30 a.m.); Trials and Tribulations of maintaining minority languages alive: the example of Sardinian, Catalan, Alsatian and Breton languages (11:30 a.m.); Singing and speaking: reciprocal influences of music and language in early childhood development and learning (2:30 p.m.). Sign up for conferences for free here.

Bilingual education awards

For the first time, the Bilingual Fair will recognize six people whose work has contributed to the development of bilingual education in New York. Nominations are open until October 30 in the following categories: Leader, Trailblazer, Visionary, Student, Parent, Patron. A jury of experts will select the winner of each category. The trophies will be presented during the ceremony (1 p.m.) presided over by Gale Brewer, Manhattan Borough President.

Hip hop workshop

This year, the programme of activities and conferences has been enriched. For children and teenagers, in addition to a multitude of free activities with our partners, we’ll welcome the French rapper Hippocampe Fou. The inventiveness and creativity of this singer-songwriter’s texts, a combination of rap and slam poetry, earned him a loyal audience in France. Twenty lucky children and teenagers will be able to participate in a two-hour session led by “Hippo” himself, which will culminate in the creation of a group song performed in front of the Bilingual Education Fair audience. The first workshop is from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for French-speaking children aged 8 to 11 years; the second workshop is from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. for French-speaking adolescents aged 12 to 15 years. Free registration required (register here).

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Conference "The Problem of Peace

Conference organized by Normandy for Peace and Columbia University as part of the "The Problem of Peace" seminars on Thursday 21 November at 6 pm.

This debate at Columbia University in New York will highlight the investment of civil society and local authorities alongside States and international organizations to build sustainable peace. This will be an opportunity to review the actions of the Normandy Region and its partners in the framework of Normandy for Peace. Prof. Katrina Fischer Kuh, professor of environmental law at Pace University, will present the work of the Normandy for Peace Chair of Excellence and Pace University on the protection of the rights of future generations and in particular their environmental rights.

The seminars "The Problem of Peace" is the oldest lecture series of Columbia University, started in 1945 after the Second World War. Since then, more than 400 conferences have been held on peace issues. Columbia University, engaged on the subject, is among the eight oldest and most prestigious universities in the United States. 101 Nobel Prizes were awarded to university students or staff.

A cocktail and a time for discussion with the panel will be proposed after the conference.

For more information :
https://www.normandiepourlapaix.fr/en/agenda/problem-peace

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Science. French and Mandarin. Math. Art. Music. Critical thinking. Community. 

Science, Language & Arts International School has it all. A rich and rigorous French immersion program for pre-K through Grade 5, no more than 3 blocks away from just about every subway in NYC.

A scaffolded immersion approach addresses fluency and a sophisticated level of biliteracy.

A rich curriculum and highly trained teachers addresses deep conceptual knowledge and 21st-century skill-building.

A warm and nurturing environment addresses community, collaboration, and inclusion.

A sunlit building and ample outdoor time addresses the need for light, air, and exercise.

What else do we do best? Come and find out. FALL TOURS happening now!

www.slaschool.org

718-636-3836

9 Hanover Place, Brooklyn

Transportation: 2, 3, 4, 5, A, C, G, N, R, W, Q, B, D

 

 

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Scholarships for French-speaking 3rd-5th graders

 

Science, Language & Arts International School is a full immersion Nursery through Grade 8 school located in Downtown Brooklyn. Significant scholarships are available for incoming transfer students in Grades 3-5. Children must have been in a French dual language or immersion program for at least 3 years, or speak French at home. 

Scholarships available: 25-75% tuition reduction.

Scholarships are non-need-based (need-based financial aid is ALSO available).

Contact our admissions office at admissions@slaschool.org for more information.

Current availability, or January 2020 start. Also available for fall 2020.

FALL TOURS happening now! 

www.slaschool.org

718-636-3836

 

 

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BHS : Marché d'Hîver, looking for Vendors !

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BHS, THe Boerum Hill School for International Studies in Brooklyn

(the only school in New York that offers to graduate with a french Baccalaureate Diploma)

is holding their first Annual Marché d'HÎver on Sunday December 15th from 10am-5pm,

curating beautiful local designers and a diverse collection of French artisans.

We are still looking for vendors !

For more information on the event or to apply : Click on the link here

BHS PTA

 

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I am delighted to announce the publication of my article in Bonjour Paris on the joys of having French as the language for your cell phone:

Here is the article "Paris in My Pocket: Art History on My Phone" -

It's about keeping Paris close to your heart through news feeds and videos.

Bien à vous,

Beth

 

Beth S. Gersh-Nesic, Ph.D.

Staff Writer, Bonjour Paris

Director and owner, New York Arts Exchange.

 

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Music Box Films is proud to annouce the release of François Ozon’s BY THE GRACE OF GOD, based on the gripping true story of three adult men who band together to expose the code of silence in the Catholic Church that continued to empower a priest who abused them as boys. BY THE GRACE OF GOD is scheduled to open in New York on Friday, October 18 at Film Forum, and in Los Angeles on October 25 at the Nuart followed by a national roll out.

Alexandre (Melvil Poupaud, Laurence Anyways), lives in Lyon, a bastion of the French Catholic bourgeoisie, with his wife and five children. A fervent churchgoer, he learns that Father Preynat (Bernard Verley), the priest who abused him when he was a Boy Scout, is still working with children. He decides to take action, soon to be joined by two other victims of the priest, François (Denis Ménochet, Custody and Inglorious Basterds) and Emmanuel (Swann Arlaud, Bloody Milk). The three go to great lengths to denounce the perpetrator and the institution that has protected him, a risky endeavor that endangers relationships with their loved ones, and compromise their own fragile selves.

The film is based on Ozon’s extensive research and interviews with Father Preynat’s real life victims, who fully supported the director’s project. The explosive investigation and subsequent trial of Cardinal Barbarin became a French media sensation, covered widely around the world.

Father Preynat was indicted in January 2016 and placed under judicial supervision for sexual assault. On July 4, 2019 he was defrocked by a church tribunal, and faces trial in a French court next year. In March of 2019, Cardinal Barbarin was found guilty by a French court of covering up decades-old sexual abuse by Father Preynat and received a six-month suspended sentence which he is appealing.

The drama marks a departure for François Ozon, one of French cinema’s most prolific writer-directors whose career has spanned the last 20 years. His credits include See The Sea, Under the Sand, Hideaway, In The House, Swimming Pool, The New Girlfriend and Frantz. He recently finished filming his twentieth feature film, Summer ’84. BY THE GRACE OF GOD won the Silver Bear at the 2019 Berlin International Film Festival.

"A thoughtful, fast-paced, and immaculately acted procedural that unfolds with the urgency of a newspaper deadline, “By the Grace of God” zips through the facts of this horrid case, while also shaping them into a lens through which to examine the uneasy relationships between mercy and justice — between faith and the flawed institution that exists to preserve it.” Indiewire, David Ehrlich

“There's of-the-moment cinema and then there's on-the-moment cinema, ripped so freshly from the headlines that the filmmaking still bears a few ink smudges.” Variety, Guy Lodge

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SYNONYMS Film Opening October 25

Kino Lorber is proud to announce the release of SYNONYMS, the striking new film by acclaimed Israeli filmmaker Nadav Lapid whose Policeman and The Kindergarten Teacher quickly established him as one of the most original directors working today. Winner of the top prize at this year’s Berlin Film Festival along with the International Critics Prize (FIPRESCI), and a selection of the upcoming Toronto and New York Film Festivals, SYNONYMS is scheduled to open in New York on Friday, October 25 at Film at Lincoln Center and The Quad Cinema followed by a national roll out.

Entirely set in Paris, SYNONYMS focuses on Yoav (Tom Mercier), a young Israeli man who has moved there with great expectations that France will save him from what he sees as the madness of his country. Desperate to erase his origins, he refuses to speak Hebrew, relying on a French dictionary to communicate with the new people he encounters. Inspired by the real life experiences of writer-director Nadav Lapid, SYNONYMS features a hypnotic performance from newcomer Tom Mercier as the deeply alienated Yoav. In this tragicomic puzzle about cultural identities, Yoav's attempts to find himself awaken past demons while opening up an existential abyss.

After completing his military service, 44-year old Lapid studied philosophy at Tel Aviv University while writing sports columns and short stories. Much like his SYNONYMS protagonist, he soon felt he had to leave Israel determined never to come back. Uprooting himself, he moved to Paris because of his self-professed admiration for Napoleon, and a passion for soccer star Zidane and Godard movies. Lapid ended up returning to Israel to pursue a degree at the Sam Spiegel Film School in Jerusalem. He made his much admired debut in 2011 with Policeman (winner of three prizes at the Jerusalem Film Festival, the Special Jury Prize in Locarno, and a New York Film Festival selection), followed by The Kindergarten Teacher (Cannes Film Festival’s Critics’ Week, New Directors/New Films), released by Kino Lorber in 2015.

SYNONYMS marks the screen debut of 25 year-old actor Tom Mercier who is currently shooting “We Are Who We Are,” the new HBO series directed by Luca Guadagnino (Call Me By Your Name) opposite Chloe Sevigny.

“Nadav Lapid’s astonishing, maddening, brilliant, hilarious, obstinate, and altogether unmissable new film” - David Ehrlich, Indiewire

"Nadav Lapid’s fiercely compelling SYNONYMS keep the pace with an Israeli in Paris caught somewhere between misfit struggle and revolutionary profundity.” Yonca Talu, Film Comment

 

 

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Festival Albertine 2019: The Climate Moment

At this point in human and geological history, dealing with climate chaos is a race: can we move fast enough to prevent civilization-scale collapse? —Bill McKibben

Festival Albertine 2019, curated by environmentalist and author Bill McKibben, will take on climate change. For three days, leading thinkers, politicians, activists, artists, and authors will come together to discuss the urgency to act, environmental justice, local policy, the food we eat and produce, and how to motivate people to change their ways.

All events are moderated by Bill McKibben.
Events are in English and are free with RSVP.


FRI, NOV 8, 7PM
THE CLIMATE MOMENT
We need to understand the particular gravity of this moment in time. What does it feel like to live amid both despair and hope, and what are the keys to implementing change?
With Naomi Klein and others.
Click here to RSVP.  

SAT, NOV 9, 2PM
HOW FAST DO WE NEED TO MOVE—AND HOW FAST CAN WE MOVE?
To hit the targets set in Paris, it appears we’ll need to have cut fossil fuel use in half by the end of the next decade. But is it technically possible, and is it politically achievable?
With Romain Felli, Mark Jacobson, and Priscillia Ludosky.
Click here to RSVP.

SAT, NOV 9, 4:30PM
LOCAL GOVERNMENT & POLICY MAKING
As national governments fail to move at the necessary speed, cities are trying to fill the gap. Can local governments and other stakeholders really step into the policy-making void?
With Cherri Foytlin, Clément Guerra, Jade Lindgaard, and Bryan Parras.
Click here to RSVP.

SAT, NOV 9, 7PM
WHAT WE EAT, AND HOW WE GROW IT, MAY NEED TO CHANGE
From France’s attempt to increase carbon in the soil to great chefs working to make their menus responsible, how can this most basic of all human actions help in the climate fight?
With Perrine Hervé-Gruyer, Raj Patel, and Matthew Raiford.
Click here to RSVP.

SUN, NOV 10, 2PM
ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE
Climate change is hitting some harder than others. What politics, policies, and new economies might hasten progress?
With Mustafa Santiago Ali, Malcom Ferdinand, and Marie Toussaint.
Click here to RSVP.

SUN, NOV 10, 4:30PM
HOW DO WE GET PEOPLE TO CARE
Artists and activists will be called upon to discuss how to change people’s minds and amplify the call to action.
With Irina Brook, Lauren Groff, Fabrice Hyber, and Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky.
Click here to RSVP.

Most events will begin with a short reading by Climate Change Theatre Action (CCTA) and other artists.


Festival Albertine is presented in partnership with The Recanati-Kaplan Foundation, the family of Susannah Hunnewell, Van Cleef & Arpels, Air France, Institut français, Chantecaille, and Green Mountain Energy. Generous support is provided by Carnegie Corporation of New York, Champagne Pommery, and InterContinental New York Barclay.

Image: Bill McKibben © Nancie Battaglia.

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Interested in getting more culturally-responsive, diverse readings into your dual-language or diverse classroom? 

 

Join Words Without Borders Campus on October 24th for an interactive, professional development workshop that will prepare you to:   

 

  • Access free, new global literature online, and find the literature that's right for your students

  • Facilitate lively class discussions that connect literature to "real life" and relevant global issues 

  • Activate students' creativity and boost their analytical skills with low-preparation, high-engagement projects

  • Connect students to multimedia resources, readings and interviews with prominent contemporary authors [of today] 

  • Utilize WWB Campus at your school or youth organization 

 

WWB Campus (www.wwb-campus.org) is a unique and easy-to-use resource for global literature and culture, recognized for innovation by the National Book Foundation.  Our resources have been demonstrated to: 

  • Boost literacy skills

  • Motivate previously unengaged readers 

  • Build students' global competency 

  • Prepare students for the rigors of college-level work 

 

Special guest (a global author or translator) to be announced. 

 

Food and drinks will be provided. Guests will receive newly published books from around the world.

 

Time:  5:30-7:30 pm

Address: 147 Prince Street, Brooklyn, NY

RSVP by October 12 to jennifer@wordswithoutborders.org  

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PS 110, located in historic, dynamic Greenpoint, Brooklyn is seeking a qualified French-speaking bilingual teacher or substitute teacher to fill the following position immediately: Second Grade Side by Side French Teacher.

Candidates should possess native-like French fluency, and be willing to work with colleagues on the grade as well as within the FDL department.

PS 110 is honored to be the recipient of the NYS ASCD Educating the Whole Child for the 21st Century Award. Performing and visual arts, The Leader in Me program, as well as Sustainability and parental involvement play an important role at PS 110. These initiatives combined with a collegial and nurturing staff, help grow the hearts and minds of PS 110 students.

Interested candidates should send their resumes to Dana Raciunas, Assistant Principal, at draciun@schools.nyc.gov

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3438671162?profile=originalWANTED: EARLY CHILDHOOD FRENCH TEACHER. DUAL PRE-K FRENCH PROGRAM AT PUBLIC SCHOOL 5
820 HANCOCK STREET BROOKLYN NY, 11233
718-218-2444  ASK FOR MS. VAN
or email Cindi VanPetten (16K005) <CVanPetten2@schools.nyc.gov>
MUST HAVE A BIRTH TO GRADE 2 NYS TEACHER’S CERTIFICATION PLUS SPEAK, WRITE, & READ FRENCH

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MINUSCULE, VALLEY OF THE LOST ANTS (Minuscule – La vallée des fourmis perdues)
Directed by and Thomas Szabo, 2013, 1h29
Recommended for all ages.

In a peaceful little valley, the remains of an abandoned picnic sparks warfare between two tribes of rival ants. At stake, a box of sugar. So when a bold young ladybug finds herself caught in the middle of the battle, she befriends one the black ants, Mandible, whom together must protect the anthill from the encroaching red ant warriors, led by the fearful Butor.

FREE and open to the public

DATE: Saturday September 7 at 7:30PM    **NEW DATE**

LOCATION: McGolrick Park, Greenpoint, Brooklyn

Presented in partnership with the North Brooklyn Parks Alliance, Council Member Stephen Levin, PS110 The Monitor School, and PS110 PTA.

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3487992764?profile=RESIZE_710xFull Time Preschool Co-Teacher (Must be native French speaker): A French contemporary art preschool on Upper West Side is currently seeking a full time preschool teacher. The preschool classes are small (6-12 students) and the students range in age from 2 ½ - 5 years old. The ideal candidate is organized, patient, gentle, speaks fluent French, and has prior experience working in preschool and early childhood education. Work hours are from 8:45-4:45, Monday through Friday, plus weekly meetings and parent tours. Hourly wage is based on experience.

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Responsibilities

  • Plan, execute, and collaborate with Co-Teacher on preschool curriculum and arts-integrated lesson planning on daily basis.
  • Be in charge of safety and cleanliness in the classroom at all times
  • Take daily attendance, keep accident reports, and organize monthly fire drills
  • Prepare preschool for students’ arrival and clean up when school is finished
  • Supervising the classroom when the Co-Teacher is out of the room or absent.
  • Manage all pick up, drop off, and visitors.
  • Facilitate nap time and assist with meals
  • Plan, Chaperone, field trips and organize related paperworks in collaboration with director.
  • Weekly observation, assessment and evaluation of students.
  • Organize and re-stock classroom, supplies, and storage area as needed
  • Manage general housekeeping and cleaning of classroom and kitchen
  • Supervise and organize recycling program with all the parents for art projects.
  • Able to successfully manage class to maintain a positive, nurturing and respectful learning environment
  • Attend school Open Houses (usually afterschool between 5:30 pm and 7:30pm) and conduct student interviews (during or outside school hours).

 

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • French as a first language (native speaker)
  • Working papers and visa for non-US citizens
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Child Development, Early Childhood Education, or related field is expected for consideration; preference will be given for Master’s degree.
  • At least 2 years of prior experience working as a Teacher in a Preschool classroom.
  • Fingerprinting and FBI background Check required.
  • First aid and CPR certified.
  • Familiarity with progressive educational philosophies (Reggio Emilia, Montessori, etc,.
  • Patience and flexibility; ability to relate to young children and communicate with parents.
 

Interested applicants should send their cover letter and resume to info@lpeny.com. For more information about the school, please visit our website at www.lpeny.com. No phone calls, please.

 

“La Petite Ecole”, école d’immersion francophone dans l’Upper West Side, recherche un(e) Enseignant(e) de Maternelle à temps plein à partir de fin août 2019.

Inspirée par la philosophie Reggio Emilia, l’école intègre un curriculum d’art dans un projet éducationnel basé sur les intérêts de l’enfant.

Qualifications :

  • Maîtrise de l'enseignement de la petite enfance ou en éducation spécialisée
  • Expérience avec les jeunes enfants avec ou sans besoins spécialisés
  • Langue Maternelle Française (ou Maîtrise Complète de la Langue Française)
  • Formation et/ou expérience dans le domaine de l’orthophonie appréciée

Fonctions et responsibilités

  • Travailler avec 12 enfants dans une classe âgés entre 2,5 et 5 ans
  • Travailler dans un milieu éducatif inspiré par la philosophie Reggio Emilia
  • Créer un environnement adapté aux âges des enfants qui encourage le développement des enfants et des familles.
  • Faire preuve de connaissances et de compréhension des besoins individuels des jeunes enfants: creation d’objectifs personnalisés
  • Créer un programme et un environnement semblable à celui de la maison.
  • Participer aux journées de formation professionnelle.
  • Prise de notes quotidiennes pour les enfants qui ont des difficultés d’apprentissage.
  • Travail en coopération avec les parents d'élèves.

Merci d’envoyer vos CV et lettre de motivation à info@lpeny.com

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