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Learn more about ILEA Ontario Memberships here Download the registration forms here Pay for your Individual or Institutional Membership via PayPal here … [Read more...]

Intercultural Awareness Storytelling Challenge

ILEA is the subject association of IL-E and IL-S educators in Ontario and brings together teachers and administrators of the most diverse international languages and cultural backgrounds from every corner of the world. As such ILEA is committed to: · Excellence in second language education with a focus on authentic language interaction; · Inclusiveness; · Intercultural awareness; · Plurilingual education; · Strengthening identity with the goal of fostering plural identities and a sense of belonging of our students as global, cosmopolitan citizens. As an expression of and tribute to our proud … [Read more...]

ILEA Institutional Forum Meeting – Spring 2016

ILEA Institutional Forum! The next ILEA Institutional Forum Meeting will take place at the Toronto District School Board on Monday, May 9, 2016 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Thank-you to Jolly Yang for hosting this meeting. Lunch will be provided. Location: Central Toronto Academy, 570 Shaw Street, Toronto, M6G 3L6. Room 323 (3rd Floor). There is a school parking lot. There is also street parking on Roxton Road. Please do not park on Shaw Street as cars may be ticketed. If you have items that you would like to add to the agenda, please email Luca (Chair) and/or Constantine (Executive … [Read more...]

ILEA Institutional Forum Meeting – Fall 2015

ILEA is the International Languages' Educators' Association and it is the subject association that the Ministry of Education works with in matters related to the teaching of International Languages at the elementary and secondary level. ILEA is particularly focused on promoting multilingualism and global learning via strong language and culture learning programs. MEETING DETAILS The meeting will take place starting at Albert Education Centre (formerly known as Ottawa Technical Learning Centre).  The address is 440 Albert Street at Bay Street. Parking lot is available across the street … [Read more...]

ILEA Institutional Forum Meeting – Winter 2015

The next ILEA  Institutional Forum Meeting will take place at the York Region District School Board on  Friday February 27 from 10:00 am to 3:00pm. Thank you to Ivy Chan, Principal of Continuing Education, for hosting  this meeting. The meeting will take place at: Dr. Bette Centre for Learning, 36 Regatta Avenue in  Richmond Hill, L4C 9N9. Room 202 on the second floor. A light breakfast and lunch will be provided - thank you to Ivy, her staff and school board for being our hosts. If you have items that you would like to put on the agenda, please email Luca (Chair) and/or … [Read more...]

Study Abroad Scholarships from STS for ILEA School Boards!

STS and ILEA believe in the value of language learning and the opportunity for young people to study abroad through an exchange program. ILEA is happy to have various exchange organizations as partners in our association and one of them, STS has offered scholarships for ten students wishing to participate on an exchange program in 2015. Please see the attached document that outlines the information, due dates and application. Applications are due on Friday, June 27, 2014. Please share this with students in French and International Language programs within schools or school boards that are … [Read more...]

Institutions offering Mandarin Chinese programs

Please see attached information from the TDSB re workshops for teachers or instructors offered in China - July 2014 offered through their Memorandum of Understanding with Qiaoban (Overseas Affairs Office of the State Council). Information on their student camp is also attached. … [Read more...]

Our website has been hacked

URGENT: Our website has been hacked. Some links, text, posts may have been edited without authorization. We were able to revert some of the unauthorized changes but probably not all of them. If you find anything out of place or any inappropriate text within our pages or posts, please let us know … [Read more...]