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French immersion in Alberta building the future : a working conference for education leaders : report. by French Immersion in Alberta: Building the Future: a Working Conference for Education Leaders (1998 Edmonton, Alta.)

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Published by Faculté Saint-Jean, University of Alberta in [Edmonton, AB] .
Written in English


  • French language -- Alberta -- Study and teaching -- Immersion method -- Congresses.,
  • Immersion method (Language teaching) -- Alberta -- Congresses.,
  • French language -- Alberta -- Study and teaching -- English speakers -- Congresses.,
  • Second language acquisition -- Alberta -- Congresses.

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ContributionsUniversity of Alberta. Faculté Saint-Jean., Alberta. Alberta Education., Canadian Parents for French. Alberta Branch., Alberta School Boards Association for Bilingual Education., College of Alberta School Superintendents.
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Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
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Open LibraryOL18726337M

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