Teacher from France visits Va. classroom as part of partnership

03/22/2013 | Northern Virginia Daily (Strasburg, Va.)

Nicolas Houpert's maths students in France, and Heidi Trude's French classes at Skyline High School in Front Royal, Va., have had a partnership since last year when they began communicating via Skype. The partnership grew this year to include Facebook communication, letters and, finally, a weeklong visit from Houpert to the US, while Trude will visit France next year. Through the communication, students in France were able to develop their English skills -- a requirement for them -- and students in the US worked on their French.

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