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Virginie Faas

Owner & Director

After having taught at French in Acton for three years, Virginie took over as the new director on July 1, 2016. A native French speaker, Virginie Faas (pronounced FAAZ) is originally from Colmar, in Northeast France, but has been living in the U.S. since 2001. She and her husband are the proud parents of two young children. Virginie loves traveling, horseback riding, and spending time outdoors with her family.

Virginie received degrees from l'Université Lumière Lyon II. She has extensive experience with the French language, centered on translation and localization work with several local international corporations. Virginie conducts all levels of children's and adult classes at French in Acton and is a member of the American Association of Teachers of French.

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Eve Fischer


Instructor Ève Fischer is a voracious reader, an avid gardener, and a very proud grandmother. While a resident of the US for more than 20 years, Ève is French. She is originally from Paris' 6th arrondissement and Brittany, the Northwestern region of France. She holds degrees from l'Université de Paris IV Sorbonne.

Ève’s teaching experience ranges from technical translation work to classroom instruction. She is a member of the American Association of Teachers of French and conducts adult classes at French in Acton ranging from beginner to advanced levels.