July 17, 2007 - Fredericton|
Elementary level francophone and anglophone French immersion schools have a new textbook for their social studies program, Education Minister Kelly Lamrock announced today. Histoire des Acadiens et des Acadiennes du Nouveau-Brunswick, published by Éditions La Grande Marée, is intended for grades 3-5 social studies classes in francophone schools, and grades 3 and 5 social studies classes in anglophone French immersion schools. From left: Rosemonde Chiasson, editor; Lamrock; Lt.-Gov. Herménégilde Chiasson; and Maurice Basque, historian and co-author of Histoire des Acadiens et des Acadiennes du Nouveau-Brunswick.