Community Languages Australia

Australian Federation of Ethnic Schools Associations Inc.

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SPEAK MY LANGUAGE – COMMUNITY LANGUAGES SCHOOLS UNITE TO PROMOTE HARMONY AND LANGUAGES EDUCATION

Victoria's community languages schools will join together tonight in launching the Speak My Language Campaign to reinforce the importance of languages education, cultural maintenance and social harmony.

Canberra Region Languages Forum Update February 2016

Information about language-related activities and news in the Canberra region

12Th National Community Languages Schools Conference

Saturday September 26, 2015, Our Lady's College,
15 Chester Rd, Annerley Brisbane

The German Saturday School Open Day

The German Saturday School is once again having an Open Day on the 12th September 2015

The AFL Multicultural Round

The AFL Multicultural Round this year (7-9 August ) will be an exciting opportunity to promote diversity. The AFL is providing a fun packed program which will celebrate multiculturalism. All games throughout Australia will be celebrating.

2015 VICTORIAN STATE COMMUNITY LANGUAGE SCHOOLS CONFERENCE A HUGE SUCCESS

Victoria's community language school teachers and instructors came out in force at the 2015 Victorian State Community Languages Schools' Conference on Saturday July 4, 2015 at RMIT Storey Hall.

Community Language Australia / Australian Federation of Ethnic Schools Associations (AFESA) lose a friend and supporter in the late Joan Kirner RIP

It is with great sadness that Community Language Australia / Australian Federation of Ethnic Schools Associations (AFESA) and all associated with ethnic schools/community language schools in Victoria and nationally

have accepted the news of the passing of

The Hon Joan Kirner Former Premier of Victoria and Minister for Education

National Simultaneous Storytime

Each year the National Simultaneous Storytime invites kids around Australia to share the joy of storytelling. This year's storytime is on Wednesday, 27 May 2015 at 11am across Australia.

Great Schools Network

Please find attached a collection of key Great Schools Network documents, providing insights into the evolution of the GSN idea and stakeholder engagement and the achievements and challenges. These documents include:

2015 STATE COMMUNITY LANGUAGES SCHOOLS CONFERENCE

SATURDAY JULY 4th, 2015 - 9.00am ? 4.00pm

Storey Hall, RMIT University, Swanston Street, Melbourne

Multilingual Museum Tour

A new Multilingual Museum Tour was launched by the Hon Robin Scott MP, Minister for Multicultural Affairs as part of Cultural Diversity Week 2015.

Canberra Region Languages Forum Update April 2015

information about language-related activities and issues that may be of interest

Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka

Duration: 15 DAYS/14 NIGHTS Dates: 27/06/15 - 11/07/15 ​On behalf of David Cruse, President Sri Lanka Cricket Melbourne Association, I am delighted to bring you an opportunity to travel to the beautiful Island of Sri Lanka.

SPEAK GREEK IN MARCH

Mike 'Zafiropoulos AM: architect of the Speak Greek in March project.

CLA - REGISTERED TRAINING ORGANISATION

We are pleased to announce that Community Languages Australia has successfully become Registered Training Organisation (RTO).

Snippets for Bilingual Families - Issue 2014 / 5

Content: - Back in action and available - Annual parent seminar in Melbourne - Christmas markets - Multilingual parent group in Linkedin - Reader feedback - Article: "Sum of bilingual baby's ability equal to others"

STATE ELECTIONS CURRENT POSITION OF BOTH PARTIES IN RELATION TO SUPPORT FOR COMMUNITY LANGUAGES SCHOOLS

At the State -ESAV Community Language Schools Conference in July this year where both Political Parties were represented we requested that consideration be given to increasing funding to community languages schools in the lead up to the 2014 State Election.

RAISING CHILDREN IN MORE THAN ONE LANGUAGE

A FREE seminar for parents, early childhood and pre-school workers, grandparents, teachers and others interested in bilingualism and multilingualism for children at home and elsewhere.

Contact Us

Community Languages Australia

L2, 189 Faraday St,
Carlton Vic 3053


Email: abubaker.fahry.f@esav.org.au
Phone: (03) 9349-2683
Fax: (03) 9349-26893