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  • Introduce myselfNameFamilytoulouseWorked in bordeaux as a directorCame to eb in 2006First taught 2/3 year olds classesHas been principal since 2009
  • TonightChoice and CommitmentYou as parents did not attend a french schoolIt’s a brave choiceRight choice
  • Over the next 20 minutes or so, this is what we are going to talk about
  • We are looking forward to our 15th anniversaryJulie Fabian, founded the school in 1998First class of pre-K (16) 19981st class of CP (change of name) 20041st class of 6th grade 201135 staff members
  • This is what we are going to be talking about tonightWe are committed to providing an excellent education for your children
  • ISASPursuing accreditation for cycle 3Who meet every day to coordinateHigh degree of preparation and professionalismTeachers are highly trainedWe know where we are goingThe outcomes will be shown through graphs
  • In the process of comparing EB students to us schools
  • Want to take a moment to explainThis visual aid will be given to you laterYou can see the two cycles we are already accredited for: C I and C II, pursing C III
  • Are all coordinated together to make a single experience
  • Tell Michel and Jen story
  • Acknowledge all teachers
  • Want to take a moment to explainThis visual aid will be given to you laterYou can see the two cycles we are already accredited for: C I and C II, pursing C III
  • Our students are amazingThey come from different places, nationalities, speak numerous languages, but share thisAll parents have made a choice and commitment to French bilingual education
  • Parents (assets and help for fundraisers)Thank you for attention and timeWe haveClass listsRepresentativesAfter careAtelierParent association (APPEL)Lunch - Piccadilly
  • Eb parent orientation final

    1. 1. Parent OrientationAugust 25, 2011<br />Bienvenue à<br />Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />Copyright ©2011 Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />
    2. 2. “Picking a school for a child is the single most important decision a parent can make” <br />Thomas W. Carroll, President, Foundation for Education Reform and Accountability<br />You have chosen Ecole Bilingue<br />L’EcoleBilinguec’est le bon choix<br />Copyright ©2011 Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />
    3. 3. Histoire de l’EcoleBilingue<br />What makes it special?<br />Copyright ©2011 Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />
    4. 4. Histoire de l’EcoleBilingue<br />Began with a desire to provide bilingual education for pre-kindergarten children<br />Started 14 years ago with a class of 4-year olds<br />Grown from 1 classroom to 11, educating children from 18 months to middle school<br />This year, we have 180 students<br />Copyright ©2011 Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />
    5. 5. What makes Ecole Bilingue special today?<br />APPROACH<br />TEACHERS & STAFF<br />FACILITIES & RESOURCES<br />STUDENTS<br />PARENTS<br />
    6. 6. A Unique Educational Approach<br />World-renown French National Curriculum<br />Closely coordinated with outstanding English Curriculum<br />All guided by 3-year project d’ecole<br />Outcomes measured by national testing for French and US systems (Evaluation Nationale, B2I, ERB, Dibels)<br />Accredited with French Ministry of Education (Cycles 1 & 2), pursuing accreditation for Cycle 3 and NAIS<br />Coordination between French and English teachers<br />Intimate classes<br />Explicit and meaningful planning & coordination time<br />Copyright ©2011 Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />
    7. 7. Approach pays off – US Bilingual schools outperform French schools (French)<br />Copyright ©2011 Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />Source: http://www.frenchschoolsnorthamerica.org/documentspdf/Evaluation/COMPARATIF_FRANCE_ZONE_CE1_2011.pdf<br />
    8. 8. Approach pays off – US Bilingual schools outperform French schools (Math)<br />Copyright ©2011 Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />Source: http://www.frenchschoolsnorthamerica.org/documentspdf/Evaluation/COMPARATIF_FRANCE_ZONE_CE1_2011.pdf<br />
    9. 9. Ecole Bilingue outperforms US Bilingual schools<br />Early results show that Ecole Bilingue students score higher than both French and US Bilingual students<br />Results based on 2nd grade testing from 2011<br />As results are finalized, they will be shared with parents<br />Approach pays off for you<br />Copyright ©2011 Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />
    10. 10. French Curriculum<br />Copyright ©2011 Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />
    11. 11. An Interdisciplinary Approach<br />Copyright ©2011 Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />
    12. 12. An Incomparable Staff<br />All teachers personally interviewed and selected by principal, not just assigned by French government or CODOFIL<br />All teachers are certified and all French teachers have the equivalent of a masters degree<br />Teachers are recruited for their talents at the level they are teaching<br />Teachers constantly learn and coordinate across levels and languages<br />Copyright ©2011 Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />
    13. 13. Teachers<br />(Perrier)<br />Campusmanager: Adeline Din<br />Copyright ©2011 Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />
    14. 14. Teachers (General Pershing)<br />Copyright ©2011 Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />
    15. 15. English Teachers<br /><ul><li>Jen Fultz (KG, 1st and 2nd grade)
    16. 16. Rae Horton (3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th grade)</li></ul>Resources Teachers<br />- Katy Ancelet (Am. Studies & Am. Math)<br />- Benoit Cransac (ESL & literature & PE)<br />- Laure Lecoq (French & German)<br />- MagaliNiel (Music, Art & PE)<br />- Julie Reagin (ESL & Spanish)<br />
    17. 17. Outstanding Resources<br />Brand new books and materials from France each year<br />Hands-on tools for discovery of the world<br />Still and video cameras in each class for cahier de vie<br />Smart boards in every elementary and middle school classroom<br />Copyright ©2011 Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />
    18. 18. Exciting New Facilities<br />In the process of bringing the two campuses together<br />Additionally, <br />New sound and lighting systems for auditorium<br />New sun shade for Kaboom playground <br />New technology supplies for both campuses<br />New sun umbrella for Perrier playground<br />Copyright ©2011 Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />
    19. 19. Amazing Students<br />Students are becoming global citizens<br />Diverse student body: geography, mother tongue, economics, parent profession <br />Learning academic, technological, and social/interpersonal skills<br />Pursuing fluency in third and fourth languages <br />Matriculating into the top schools in the city<br />Copyright ©2011 Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />
    20. 20. La communauté de l’EcoleBilingue<br />Choice & Commitment<br />Involvement & Support<br />Le bon choix<br />Copyright ©2011 Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans<br />

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