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Science, Language and Arts International School
Science, Language & Arts International School (SLA) is an independent school focused on hands-on science, arts, and math and committed to providing children with a rich and rigorous multilingual education. French and Mandarin are the languages of instruction, as well as the rich language of Critical Thinking. SLA is among a handful of schools in NYC to offer a full language immersion program from Preschool to Grade 8. What sets SLA apart is its project-based, science-fueled interdisciplinary focus. Its language acquisition methods produce high fluency results. SLA's main campus is in Downtown Brooklyn, with an Early Childhood Annex in Carroll Gardens.
Libris Express is an export agency which supplies, throughout the world, books published in Canada and Europe. Libris Express handles orders for books in English and in French in all categories. Libris Express takes orders from bookstores, libraries, schools, colleges and universities, private and public institutions and individuals.
Allows you to discover Francophone events near you! A large choice of events for all age groups and interests. Join us to meet and mingle with French-speakers and Francophiles. Practice your French, and improve your language skills.
Teruel Family Immersion
We are a team with more than 15 years of experience organizing multidisciplinary activities aimed at teaching languages by introducing people to new cultures. Our team is built of professionals, trained to offer the best experiences to families who wish to learn together. We are passionate experts whose goal is to provide a first class immersive experience in the wonders that Teruel and its people can offer. Teruel Family Immersion focuses on the family because learning the language as a family is shown to be more effective. For that reason, the family is the center of attention in our project. We believe that undertaking activities together favors the strengthening of ties as a family while learning a multicultural city.
Pine Street School
Pine Street School is a Spanish and Mandarin language immersion IB (International Baccalaureate) Nursery to 8th-grade school with the mission to develop responsible, empowered, and caring learners with a focus on innovation and international citizenship. Our inquiry-based approach is future-focused on design technology and sustainability education. Intellectual rigor is kept meaningful and relevant through our “School Without Walls” commitment to engaging students to real issues and the world around them. Pine Street School is located at 25 Pine Street (Between William and Nassau Streets) in NYC’s Financial District.
Bright Minds Center
Bright Minds Center is committed to providing quality education to children from the ages 2 to 15 using the finest traditions of European education. Unique in its approach, our center provides complete immersion into the Russian language and culture from an early age by creating fun learning experiences. We also believe that the English language is an integral part of a child's life here in the United States, therefore we offer bilingual English-Russian programs for those interested in combining the two languages while still using the same educational principles.
International Academy of New York
The International Academy of New York is a bilingual, multi-cultural school for children ages 2 through 13 (Pre-Nursery through Grade 8). We believe small class sizes create opportunities for meaningful investigation; that truly diverse schools produce students who are culturally astute and intellectually stimulated; and that bilingual education is a necessity in an ever-shrinking world. At IANY, daily language, music and art classes are taught in the target language (Chinese or Spanish) by native speakers with advanced teaching degrees. Students develop outstanding literacy and math skills and their creative expression is celebrated. Visit www.ianyc.org to learn more.
La Scuola d’Italia
Why La Scuola? - To prepare for a wide range of educational and career choices. - To improve dramatically the ability to speak and write in English and Italian. - To be educated at a globally oriented school which offers a strong foundation in liberal arts, mathematics and science. - To be taught by caring and knowledgeable teachers who offer high levels of individualized attention in small class settings. - To be afforted the opportunity and guidance to explore the arts, sciences and humanities and to express themselves in a nurturing, embracing learning environment. - To best serve our international student population, La Scuola d’Italia maintains a policy of rolling admissions.
French Connection Staffing
French Connection Staffing is a full-service recruiting firm based in New York, providing Temporary staffing and Executive Search services, specializing
in recruiting and placing French bilingual talents in Accounting & Finance, Office Support & Clerical, Educational, Customer Service and Retail throughout the United States.
French Connection Staffing brings you personalized and custom solutions for your staffing needs. If you are looking for a French bilingual candidate that is motivated to excel in their career, then we will find the right talent to fit that description.
The Ben Smith Academy
The Ben Smith Academy offers truly memorable Spanish immersion programs based in picturesque A Coruña and Santiago De Compostela in the northwest of Spain.
Authentic and fully vetted host family accommodation combined with a variety of adapted outdoor activities and classes provide the perfect environment to rapidly learn Spanish.
Cultural experiences including the famous El Camino trail, gastronomic instruction and historic tours round out the program to provide a unique perspective of Spanish language and culture for teenagers, school groups and families.
Marianne’s Alpha Kappa
Marianne’s Alpha Kappa is a Coaching and Tutoring firm that utilizes a multi-sensory approach to teach French to students of all levels. Specialized in bilingual curriculum for students enrolled in International or French schools in NYC and teaching French to native English speakers. Marianne developed her own teaching method using visuals to support the learning of French language. We offer Teachers’ workshops and training in public schools, private schools and institutes. NEW 2018: Marianne’s Alpha Kappa is offering SAT/ACT and Math Focus preparations. It is designed to help students with a non American school background to reinforce their Math technique.
Morningside PlayCare is a play-based, multilingual nursery school, with an emphasis on nature science and yoga. We immerse children through play and discovery, in Mandarin, Spanish, and English using the 100% language immersion model. Morningside PlayCare serves children 18 mos. to 6 years in a small lab school where we are helping the field develop best practices in Early Childhood language immersion through the Toddler Language Project. Our program is Reggio, Waldorf, and Flying Deer, inspired, emphasizing authentic learning and design opportunities and nature exploration. Our Mission: Morningside PlayCare cultivates the language genius, open mindedness, and wonder-filled hearts of young children. Our Philosophy: Since the work of childhood is play, we believe young children thrive in nurturing, fun environments with space to create, imagine, play and explore. We believe in the power of nature and human creativity in developing mind and spirit. And, since children are geniuses at learning languages, we think they should play, explore, and create in as many languages as they have the capacity to acquire. Our curriculum is spiritually conscious, which means we are comfortable exploring such concepts as respect for all living things, love, gratitude, and mindfulness. We wonder about everything. Giving children the gift of multilingualism in early childhood and helping them to sustain and acquire habits of mind which support their human development, can change the course of their lives and the world for the greater good. Morningside PlayCare www.MorningsidePlayCare.com 212-316-0313 [email protected]
Tessa International School
Tessa International School is an independent school in Hoboken, New Jersey, offering Spanish or French bilingual programs, and following the International Baccalaureate© Approach in conjunction with the official French curriculum. Member of the Mission Laïque Française, Tessa provides a world-class education, based on the most successful international models – IB, Yale SEL, Singapore Math… –, for children starting at age 2 to elementary. Through understanding and respect, the school aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring children of the world. Tessa emphasizes social emotional development in conjunction with strong academic challenge.
Alouette sings your praises, helping you tell your story. Through classic print brochures, e-newsletters, videos, and website development, we help you communicate in a culturally sensitive way, to build brand awareness and achieve your goals.
Paris American Club
Paris in New York? The next best thing to going out in Paris, is to go out to Paris in New York! Join our members: Half French, half Americans Diverse professional backgrounds Juniors to seniors to celebrate French-American friendship, in the tradition of Benjamin Franklin, over cocktails, dinners, lunches, wine tastings, visits to exhibits, ski weekends, and pétanque, among others, for face-to-face social networking – not Facebook! parisamericanclub.org
Founded in 2003 as the first dual language Spanish-English preschool in Manhattan, La Escuelita is committed to providing a high quality program through an emergent curriculum. We seek to implement effective research based practices through all academic and developmental domains. Teachers engage with the children in Spanish for at least 90% of the school day. Our program is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. We welcome and embrace diversity within our community. We are a non-profit school and we reserve 17-20% of our operating budget for Tuition Reduction to help keep our community socioeconomically diverse.
HudsonWay Immersion School (HWIS)
HudsonWay Immersion School (HWIS) is an academically rigorous, full immersion Spanish and Mandarin preschool, elementary, and middle school. Located in Midtown West, NYC and Stirling, NJ, the school is operating on a rolling admissions basis if space is available. The application process is already open for the 2020-21 school year. Language immersion is an educational model in which students learn core curriculum in a second language, as well as in English. The advantages that immersion students have over monolingual students are well based in research: advanced cognitive skills, higher second language proficiency, and superior social skills and emotional intelligence. Students who learn in an immersion environment gain more than just an additional language, they are given skills to help them succeed for their rest of their lives.
Boerum Hill School for International Studies
The Boerum Hill School for International Studies is committed to creating a learning environment that develops inquisitive, knowledgeable, and compassionate young people who strive to create a just and peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. As an International Baccalaureate World School, our classrooms are rich with authentic, project-based, and interdisciplinary learning. We emphasize intellectually challenging, culturally responsive curricula, and multilingual which empower our students to become active, engaged, and socially conscious global citizens.
La Librairie des Enfants
La Librairie des Enfants wants to be the destination you, your children, and your family goes to escape from the busy streets of New York to simply be together. Our bookshop is just a stone’s throw from the bustle of the 92nd Street Y. Our children’s bookstore others a wide variety of books in French and books in English curated from the best publishing companies. La Librairie des Enfants also others music, art, and French classes for the little ones.
Lyceum Charter School
Lyceum Charter School: Creating Capable and Talented Language Diverse Students, regardless of home language. Lyceum Charter School is the First STEM focused Dual-Immersion Charter School in NYC. We are a new tuition-free elementary school located in District 6 Manhattan, West 145th Street, and are now accepting applications for Kindergarten and 1st grade. Our Mission is to provide an emotionally and intellectually supportive Kg to 5th grade environment that cultivates the best in every child. We are committed to providing rigorous and culturally responsive education. Our Goal is a 21st century whole child education which is fostered by active learning to achieve Math and Computer Literacy, Cultural and Civic Literacy, Scientific and Language Arts Literacy.We other two programs Spanish-English and Mandarin English. Students competence in two languages and learn all subjects through a seamless language rotation. Our rigorous and challenging program includes Cambridge Primary®, Teaching Tolerance®, and STEM instruction everyday for everyone.
Les Petits SouriresWelcome to Les Petites Sourires, a Preschool with a French Twist!Les Petits Sourires offers an innovative bilingual (French and English) program serving the Upper West Side families since 2017. All children, ages 24 months to 4 1/2 years, are welcomed into our school. LPS is open 12 months a year, 5 days a week to accommodate the busy schedules of New York City families. Our day runs 7:30am to 6:00pm, no extra charge for the early morning drop-off!Our school’s intimate size allows for a focused program; educational but a home-like vibe- true to the core of what Les Petits Sourires inspiration has always been.The teachers at Les Petits Sourires Preschool, which translates to “The Little Smiles,” believe that memories, skills, and knowledge that we gain at a young age stay with us throughout our lives. Our professional bilingual staff and nurturing environment ensure that children reach and surpass all of their social, emotional, cognitive, and physical milestones through a wide array of teaching techniques- all while being introduced to the French Language.To learn more about our curriculum and what we can offer to your child, we hold private tours on a daily basis. You will be allowed to visit LPS and discover our school! Please do not hesitate to come in and to spread the news about LPS!
The PS 20 French Dual Language program started in 2013 and serves Kindergarten through 5th Grade students. There is one class per grade. The goal is for Students to become proficient reading, writing and speaking in both languages. It is not necessary for your child to speak French to join the Dual Language Program in Kindergarten, although priority is given to Francophones who are English Language Learners.
The House of Language Acquisition (HOLA NYC) is a 100% Spanish immersion, Montessori inspired, mixed-age early childhood program for children 2 to 5 year old that incorporates the best practices from the most current research in early childhood development. With the Montessori philosophy at its core, HOLA NYC fosters the child’s right to explore the world in their own individual way by preparing an environment that is inviting to all learners. Our curriculum combines arts based, independent lessons, group-based projects, play-based, open ended activities and an emphasis on building community to provide the ideal environment for early childhood development. We are located on 86th Street between Broadway and West End Avenue. Tours by appointment only. Please email: [email protected] to schedule a tour or for additional information. you may also visit www.holanyc.org to apply, our application is free.
Pusteblume International Preschool is NYC's only non-profit, licensed preschool offering German and Spanish Language Immersion. We combine the best of international and American teaching methods in a nurturing setting, that cultivates the growth and development of your child. Our unique, approved curriculum is built around inquiry and exploration in the classroom, the school community and the vibrant city that surrounds us and within our licensed, native-speaking faculty teaches music, movement, literacy and visual arts in a fun and warm learning environment. Our preschool program admits children from 2 -5 years of age, the after-school and enrichment classes welcome children up to 12 years old and are open to students from other schools.
PS 110 is a Pre-K through 5th grade public elementary school located in Greenpoint Brooklyn, New York. French is taught in Grades Kindergarten through 5th utilizing a side by side model. The French Dual Language Program was initiated in 2011 and now services 50 children on each grade level. At PS 110 students "Grow Hearts and Minds" by participating in the arts, place-based education, and hands-on experiences.
Lafayette Academy – MS256
Lafayette Academy (M.S 256) is a small school of fewer than 200 students. Lafayette Academy opened a French Dual Language program to participants of elementary school-level French Dual Language and Bilingual Education Programs, as well as English Language Learners and French heritage language speakers.
PS 133 is a choice school located in Park Slope Brooklyn. PS 133 graduates critical thinkers and well rounded global citizens. Our curriculum is rich with language for all students, global perspectives and culture. This is enhanced by the diversity of our community. Our children are never just a name or a statistic. Every voice is heard and valued. We dive in with open minds, warmth and compassion. We love our students, value our educators and work closely with our parent community to create a safe, inclusive and nurturing environment. PS 133 currently offers Spanish and French dual language programs from Kindergarten to 5th grade. For information contact Ahmed Dickerson,Parent Coordinator or visit our website at
Under the auspices of the United Nations and guided by its ideals, UNIS provides an inclusive and diverse learning environment in which rigorous international programs foster academic excellence, innovation, creativity and cross-cultural communication to educate and inspire its students to become an active force in shaping a better world: peaceful, compassionate and sustainable.
Cecile Vaccaro – Photographer
Cécile Vaccaro is a French photographer living in the Big Apple for almost 10 years. Her specialty: the portraits, personal and professional. Go to his booth at the Bilingual Fair and leave with a portrait offered by French Morning.
Located on the Upper East Side, Collina Italiana’s language programs allow children to learn La Bella Lingua of Italy in an interactive and nurturing environment. GIROTONDO: a year-round after-school Italian language course. Girotondo Giallo: playgroup for ages 2-3; Girotondo Rosso: playgroup and pre-literacy group for ages 4-5; Girotondo Blu: reading and writing for ages 6-8; Girotondo Viola: reading and writing for ages 9+. GIARDINO DEI BAMBINI: an ongoing morning drop-off program for ages 2-3. WORKSHOPS on Saturdays for ages 3-7 and 7-10. Fun, engaging, all in Italian! Interested in learning Italian? Inquire about private, semi-private, and group classes for adults!We are expanding! Stay tuned for more information about our future space and offerings…
Kaplan International Languages is part of Kaplan, Inc. – one of the world’s most dynamic and innovative private education companies. Kaplan International operates 36 language schools in 6 countries, including 16 in the U.S. We have one school in New York located right next to Central Park. We also offer Spanish, German and French courses at various locations throughout Europe. For more information on courses and how you can join our Kaplan family in New York, please call 1-888-744-3046. We look forward to seeing you at the fair!
Maryel School of New York
Maryel School of New York is an independent, bilingual English/Spanish, and co-educational school, educating children from Nursery through Fifth Grade. Located in the heart of Manhattan (Murray Hill), Maryel is a harmonious combination of the educational system of the United States and Spain, which offers our students an education that is comparable to the most prestigious, independent schools of The United States and Europe. The mission of Maryel is to educate girls and boys “to be the best they can be and thrive in their lives beyond Maryel by trusting that they are unique human beings who can accomplish anything”.
Rue Leontine is a self-publishing label founded in NYC by French author Caroline Perry. Four children books have been released since 2018. The illustrations are made by French illustrators and the stories are written by Caroline Perry. Each book release is an occasion to organize storytimes, meeting the children and sharing a passion for imagination and story telling.
Saints John and Paul school
Saints John and Paul School is a co-educational, Roman Catholic school for grades PreK-8 that is committed to providing quality, affordable education in English and in French. Our administration, faculty, parish and parents are dedicated to building a school family for our children, that encourages academic excellence, emphasizes respect for human values, elevates concern for community needs and incorporates our Catholic faith into our every day lives. The school is committed to teach foreign languages. We offer French and Spanish in grades K-8. Alternatively, French speakers students have the opportunity to enroll in our Fluent French Program. This intensive program is open to grades PreK3 to 8th grade. Classes are taught in French exclusively, by native French speakers. We follow the Cours Sainte-Anne curriculum up to 5th grade, and the official French national curriculum in the middle school. We also offer SAT French with Listening, AP French and DELF B2 preparation classes.
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Vision Education and Media
Vision Education and media: RoboFun offers dynamic workshops for children using cutting edge technologies. Children ages 3 – 12 (Pre-K to 6th grade) come to our studio on 102nd Street and Broadway in Manhattan to build and program robots, design and construct video games and make stop-motion animations. Your child will learn engineering, coding and creative thinking. Our work is based on children’s innate passion and curiosity and our workshops allow children to become makers and designers. We run creative after-school programs and train teachers in over 100 schools in the New York City area.