Fabrice Jaumont

Biography

Fabrice Jaumont is the author of Unequal Partners: American Foundations and Higher Education Development in Africa (Palgrave-MacMillan, 2016); The Bilingual Revolution: The Future of Education is in Two Languages (TBR Books, 2017); La Révolution bilingue, le futur de l’éducation s’écrit en deux langues (TBR Books, 2017); and Partenaires inégaux. Fondations américaines et universités en Afrique (Editions de la Maison des sciences de l’homme, 2018)

A native of France, Fabrice Jaumont moved to the United States in 1997. After serving as an education liaison for the French Consulate in Boston and then as assistant principal at the International School of Boston, he moved to New York in 2001. He is currently the Program Officer for FACE Foundation, and the Education Attaché for the Embassy of France to the United States. He is also a Senior Fellow and Principal Investigator at Fondation Maison des Sciences de l’Homme in Paris. His research project entitled ‘Global Philanthropy and Education in the Age of Knowledge Societies’ aims to highlight the role of global philanthropy in development assistance through the specific relationship of international foundations with private and public universities, research institutes, cultural centers, schools and continuing education in the world. Fabrice Jaumont holds a Ph.D. in Comparative and International Education from New York University. Nicknamed the “Godfather of Language immersion programs” by the New York Times, Fabrice Jaumont has more than 25 years of experience in international education and the development of multilingual programs. In spearheading what has been dubbed the “Bilingual Revolution” in New York, Jaumont has put his expertise at the service of the French, Italian, Japanese, German, and Russian communities by helping them to develop quality bilingual programs in their local public schools.

Honors & Awards

In recognition of his various involvements in education, Fabrice Jaumont was honored with several awards including the Cultural Diversity Award; the Academic Palms; and the Medal of Honor. His work received the accolades of various news media, including the front page of the New York Times in January 2014.

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Books

The Gift of Languages: Paradigm Shift in U.S. Foreign Language Education
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,510. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2018 by TBR Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Language experience approach
The Gift of Languages explores the many advantages of multilingual education and sets the stage for a new paradigm in our approach to teaching and learning languages. The book touches on the issue of foreign language deficit in the US and the changes that need to occur in our schools to better serve our children and our linguistic communities.
La revolución bilingüe : el futuro de la educación está en dos idiomas
Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 65,720. Language: Spanish. Published: November 16, 2018 by TBR Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Bilingual education, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
La revolución bilingüe narra un movimiento de Brooklyn originado por los padres y educadores fundadores de programas bilingües: personas convencidas de que esta educación es un bien público necesario, capaz de transformar a un niño, una comunidad y un país.
Die bilinguale Revolution: Zweisprachigkeit und die Zukunft der Bildung
Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 53,340. Language: German. Published: November 15, 2018 by TBR Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Bilingual education, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » German
Als praktisches Begleitbuch konzipiert, erzählt Die Bilinguale Revolution die Geschichte von Eltern und Lehrenden, die in der Überzeugung, dass bilinguale Bildung ein Allgemeingut ist, zweisprachige Programme an ihren Schulen gegründet haben.
Stanley Kubrick: the Odysseys
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,680. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2018 by Books We Live by. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
April 2, 2018 was the 50th anniversary of a 1968 premiere screening in Washington, D.C. of Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey. The film remains the most fascinating cinematographic adventure given to experience. This essay explores the multiple connections to the Odyssean theme in Stanley Kubrick's filmography.
Двуязычная революция. Будущее образования на двух языках.
Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 47,050. Language: Russian. Published: August 16, 2018 by TBR Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Bilingual education
Двуязычная революция – это коллекция вдохновляющих набросков и практических советов, которая рассказывает историю родителей и педагогов, которые основали двуязычные программы в государственных школах города Нью-Йорк. Убежденные в том, что двуязычное образование – это общественное благо, которое должно быть доступно всем ученикам, эти первопроходцы показывают на собственном примере, как такие прогр
La Révolution bilingue : le futur de l'éducation s'écrit en deux langues
Series: The Bilingual Revolution. Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 60,360. Language: French. Published: April 22, 2018 by TBR Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Bilingual education, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Miscellaneous
La Révolution bilingue raconte l’histoire de parents et d’éducateurs impliqués dans la création de filières à deux langues dans les écoles publiques de la ville de New York. Convaincus que l’éducation bilingue est un bien public qui devrait être offert à tous les enfants, ces pionniers et leurs récits illustrent bien la capacité de ces filières à transformer positivement une école, voire un pays.
The Bilingual Revolution: The Future of Education is in Two Languages
Series: The Bilingual Revolution. Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 53,530. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2018 by TBR Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Bilingual education, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Miscellaneous
The Bilingual Revolution is a collection of inspirational vignettes and practical advice that tells the story of parents and educators who founded dual language programs in New York City public schools. Convinced that bilingual education is a public good that should be offered to all students, these pioneers illustrate how these programs can positively transform a community, a school, a country.

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