Professional Development and Services for Inservice Teachers

Resources in French, adapted to your needs

The Faculty of Education and the Office of Francophone and Francophile Affairs develop programs and provide services adapted to the needs of educational professionals in British Columbia.

If you are looking for professional development or educational activities for your students, SFU is happy to provide you with a variety of resources in French that will, hopefully, help you in your profession.

Online interactive workshops

  • Series of online interactive workshops: Identity and Interaction in L2 (July 2020)
  • Strategies to overcome the challenges of a L2 identity, both for yourself as a teacher and for your students
  • For French Immersion and Core French teachers

Professional Learning Series

  • Free workshop series developed with school districts
  • Available throughout the province of BC
  • Various themes
  • For Core French, French Immersion and Francophone Program teachers and educators

Activities in French for Your Students

  • Educational and fun activities for you and your students
  • Mainly on the Burnaby campus
  • All year round
  • K-12 (depending on the activity) in Core French, French Immersion and Francophone Program

Bootcamp FrancoFUN

  • Summer edition: one-week workshop in French providing a mix of pedagogy, language instruction, art and outdoor activities
  • Burnaby campus
  • Bursaries to help cover registration fees and travel expenses
  • For Core French, French Immersion and Francophone Program teachers