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Immersion in the French educational system - Teaching in France

A 3-week programme in May 2019

This immersion programme is intended for students, teachers and professional of education who want to discover or deepen their knowledge of the French educational system during 3 weeks.

When ? From May 6th to May 24th 2019

Where ? ESPE Lille Nord de France in Lille/Villeneuve d’Ascq

Intensive 3-week programme

Characteristics of the programme :

Duration of the programme : 79 hours

  • General courses (institutions, French education policy, pedagogy…)
  • Theme courses (languages at school, evaluation, migrant pupils, cultural diversity, secularism)
  • Placements in schools of the primary and secondary education.
  • Cultural visits

Language : French B1 proficiency

Architecture of the programme :

First week :
General courses : 9 hours
Placement in a primary school : 12 hours (2 days)

Second week :
Theme courses and feed-back of the first placement : 15 hours
Placement in a lower secondary school : 15 hours (2,5 days)

Third week :
Theme courses and feed-back of the placements : 19 hours
Placement in a upper secondary school : 9 hours (1,5 days)

Validation : 5 ECTS

Programme fee : 350 euros per student / Free of charge for exchange students.

Additional costs : accomodation, local transportation, meals.

If you want to apply to this programme, please download the following form :

Application form May 2019

Application deadline : 1st March 2019

Applications will go through the international relations office of your home institution. A minimum of 10 participants is required to run the course. The course can accomodate up to 20 participants.

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