SF FIRST BILINGUAL FAIR
FEB 3 | 10am • 4pm
Le Méridien, 333 Battery Street San Francisco
Tickets: $10 online | $20 at the door
As the bilingual revolution has grown, more options have become available for educating children, both in the private and public sector. More parents understand the benefits of bilingual education, and want to find the right opportunities for their child.
Learn more about the benefits of bilingualism and the advantages of bilingual education
WHAT TO EXPECT
The fair is geared toward parents looking to find out about bilingual education. The best of the bilingual education community are under one roof and ready to answer questions. Exhibitors (schools, publishers, educational businesses, camps) all practice and promote bilingual education in a wide variety of languages (French, Spanish, Chinese, Italian, German, Korean, Japanese, Arabic, Hebrew, and more).
Informative Conferences with bilingualism specialists
More than 40 exhibitors,
Kids' activities (Free childcare with activities for kids all day)
- Essay Contest : Hear stories of bilingual students
ESSAY CONTEST: CALL FOR ENTRIES
How does being bilingual make you different, shape you or define who you are?
We are calling on 7th-11th grade students for an essay contest on being bilingual. Essays should be written in students’ best English. Essays will be judged on clarity, persuasiveness, originality, and how compelling the storytelling is.
Winners will be recognized at an awards ceremony at French Morning’s annual Bilingual Fair on February 3rd at Le Méridien.
7th-8th graders (Middle School), 300-350 words
9th-11th graders (High School), 450-500 words
Deadline : JAN 20.
“A great way to add to your college resume!”– LFSF Office of College Counseling
Organized by the web magazine French Morning, and sponsored by LFSF, the Bilingual Education Fair is the premier event for all those interested in the movement that’s changing the curriculum of so many schools and the futures of so many kids across the country.