• Bonnie Estes
    My goal is to teach the French language and culture, making it fun to learn so students can understand it and speak it comfortably at a conversational level. I also encourage them to embrace diversity, being open-minded and tolerant of others' differences.
    About Me
     Mrs. Estes on Eiffel Tower
    • Bucknell University, 1986, BA in French & English
    • studied in Avignon, France at American Institute, spring 1985
    • BGSU, 1992, MA in French 
    • studied in Tours, France at Institut de Touraine, summer 1991
    • 14 years at South Iredell High School
    • studied in Quebec at UQAC, summer 2013
    • traveled to Paris in 2008  with EF Tours
    • traveled to Costa Rica in 2011 with EF Tours
    • traveled to France in 2017 with Explorica 
    • advisor: International Club, Junior Marshals, French National Honor Society, Grand Concours
    • director:  French Camp (2013, 2015, 2016)
    • winner: Dorothy Ludwig Excellence in Secondary Teaching Award, 2016  (AATF)                        
    Why study French?  (click to see Powerpoint)
    3 Top Languages to Learn . (click here to read article)
Last Modified on June 19, 2018