Innovative Teaching

Women Leading the Way

The Lycée Français de New York has launched a national research, art and storytelling project celebrating the Centennial of Women’s Suffrage in the United States.
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October 25, 2017 | Arts, Cultural Events, Featured, Innovative Teaching, Secondary

Take It Slow

Jamie, your primary role is as an English Teacher, but you also have been developing and implementing mindfulness at the Lycée for three years now, offering students brief sessions with their peers during the school day. I would like to … > more

October 19, 2017 | Featured, Innovative Teaching, Primary, Secondary, Social and Emotional Learning

European Day of Languages

This year, instead of having several “Languages days”, we decided to focus on one day only. To make the experience more meaningful for the students, with the help of the Cultural Center, we were able to invite artists so the … > more

September 29, 2017 | Bilingualism, Community, Cultural Events, Featured, Innovative Teaching, Secondary

Nutrition Week : Les conseils d’une experte

Huguette grew up in France in a family where fresh ingredients and healthy meals were paramount. Her curiosity about different foods and flavours grew as she started traveling the world, first to Israel and then to Asia before finally coming … > more

September 28, 2017 | Featured, Innovative Teaching

Éduquer pour lutter contre les préjugés

Le renouveau de la Mission du Lycée nous rappelle que nous et nos élèves devons être ouverts à la diversité. Mais comme Vannina Boussouf nous l'explique, la simple exposition à la diversité n'est pas suffisante. > more

September 15, 2017 | Community, Featured, Innovative Teaching, Primary

La Circonférence divisée par le Diamètre

Qui a dit que les maths ne sont pas amusantes? Tenez, à la mi-mars, avait lieu au Lycée Français de New York la sixième édition de la semaine des mathématiques. Pour être tout à fait exact, c’était la semaine du … > more

April 14, 2017 | Featured, Innovative Teaching, Primary, Secondary

Equity, Justice and Media Literacy

Students in ninth to 12th grade spent a recent morning in discussions about questions of race in the American TV series Oz, The Wire and Homeland, with author and expert Dr. Olivier Esteves, a professor at the University of Lille. > more

March 24, 2017 | Cultural Events, Featured, Innovative Teaching, Secondary

Next Generation Social Entrepreneurs

Quatre élèves de 3ème du Lycée Français de New York étaient à San Francisco la semaine dernière pour participer à la finale du "Social Entrepreneurship Week-end". Ils ont aussi pu visiter les locaux de Google. Retour en images. > more

March 10, 2017 | Community, Featured, Innovative Teaching, Secondary

Lycée Robotics

Three cheers for project-based learning! The Lycée’s high- and middle-school robotics teams have worked since the start of the school year to prepare for New York’s Regional Vex Robotics Competition. > more

March 3, 2017 | Co-Curricular Activities, Featured, Innovative Teaching, Project-based Learning, Secondary

Our Day of Understanding

“It is not our differences that divide us. It is our inability to recognize, accept and celebrate those differences,” said poet Audre Lorde. Her quote highlights the importance of teaching students from the youngest age about the importance of understanding … > more

January 6, 2017 | Arts, Community, Featured, Innovative Teaching, Primary, Project-based Learning