Toutes nos félicitations à Heidi Trude, membre du Bureau exécutif de l’AATF-VA, qui vient de recevoir à la conférence de FLAVA

The David Cox FLAVA Award for Excellence in Foreign Language Teaching, K-12

pour l’état de Virginie !


Urgent Need For A Full Time French Teacher In Henrico County Public Schools!

There is an urgent need for a full time French teacher at Deep Run High School in Henrico County Public Schools.  The position includes French III, French IV Honors and an AP French class.  Those interested in applying should contact Tanya Kish, Human Resources Specialist for Henrico County Public Schools by telephone at 804-652-3668 or .    Thank you!

Déjeuner AATF-VA à FLAVA

Le conseil exécutif de L’AATF de Virginie vous invite au déjeuner annuel de L’AATF de Virginie à FLAVA samedi 7 octobre 2017 de midi à 13h15.

Merci de bien vouloir remplir le formulaire ci-joint et ​de​ faire parvenir votre paiement à Catherine Mazzola avant le 23 septembre au plus tard.

À bientôt !

Election on the Executive Board

Election on the Executive Board
– 1 member on the Executive Board
The nominating Committee includes executive council members:  
Karine Boulle (Chair) and Isabelle Reeves
In anticipation of the upcoming election which will take place at the AATF–VA luncheon during FLAVA, the Nominating Committee is accepting e–mail nominations for the position listed above.
It is kindly requested that nominations be sent to Karine Boulle (, Chair of the Nominating Committee, before September 25.
As stated in our Constitution:
• The slate of candidates for office on the Executive Board shall be presented and voted upon at the annual meeting of the Chapter.
• Each member in good standing has the right to vote at meetings of the Chapter and to participate in the program on an equal basis with other members.
• Any member of the Chapter may nominate another candidate from the floor and such name shall be added to the slate, provided one of the following conditions is met: a) that the candidate nominated from the floor be present at the meeting; b) that the member placing a name in nomination present to the officer presiding at the annual meeting a letter of acceptance signed by the candidate whose name is being placed in nomination.  
Duties of the Executive Board
• The Executive Board shall determine the general policy of the Chapter and decide upon all matters not within the purview of this Constitution. It shall be the responsibility of the Executive Board to establish ways of implementing the aims and means of developing the welfare of the Chapter. In instances when a special meeting of the Chapter is not deemed feasible or necessary, the President may call a meeting of the Executive Board to deal with pressing matters affecting the Chapter.
The Executive Board shall help with the organization of the Grand Concours. The National French Contest/Le Grand Concours is an annual competition sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of French. It shall be the responsibility of the Executive Board to promote the Grand Concours and to help teachers order and administer the Concours.  

Urgent! French Teaching Job-Southern Teachers

An opportunity just came in from a private school in Virginia! I wanted to share it with you in the hope that you will pass it along to anyone who might still be interested in teaching French. They should complete the Southern Teachers online application today!

Broadwater Academy,( an independent, college-preparatory school needs a *High School French* teacher beginning ASAP.  Broadwater is located in a small town on the Eastern Shore of Virginia, 30 minutes from historic and picturesque Cape Charles and 1 hour to Virginia Beach. The school boasts a warm, caring, supportive community that engages students from Pre-K through Grade 12 in a thoughtful and rigorous curriculum.

Candidates must hold a bachelor’s degree in French.  The new teacher will earn a competitive salary, based on experience and qualifications, and a comprehensive benefits package.

If you know of recent graduates, alumni, colleagues, or friends who are seeking a good teaching position, please encourage them to complete our online application ASAP.