11/30/2011 03:13 PM
BATON ROUGE – The French Education Project and the Spanish Resource Center in the
LSU College of Education will host an open house on Saturday, Dec. 3, from 10 a.m.
to 2 p.m. in 111 Peabody Hall.
The event is open to the general public. Anyone interested in learning more about
these programs is invited to attend.
The French Education Project at LSU supports, enhances and improves the teaching of
French and Francophone cultures with special emphasis on Louisiana’s Francophone heritage.
The project focuses on teacher education, material development and research. It also
assists the French Consulate in the recruitment of Council for the Development of
French in Louisiana teachers to teach French in Louisiana’s P-12 schools, including
The Spanish Ministry of Education sponsors the Spanish Resource Center located at
LSU. At this center, workshops, courses, artistic activities related to the Spanish
Language and Hispanic cultures and other resources are offered to teachers, students,
administrators and any other persons interested in Spanish language and culture. The
center lends printed and audio-visual materials and manages programs housed in the
Education Office of the Embassy of Spain in Washington, including Spanish Visiting
Teachers in the USA and North American Visiting Teachers in Spain.
For more information about the LSU College of Education, visit www.lsu.edu/coe.
Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2011