On November 23rd, the Bureau Français de Taipei hosted a reception to celebrate the knighting of Mr. Jean-Yves Vesseau, TES French Section Head, of the Ordre des Palmes académiques. The Ordre des Palmes académiques is a national order of France for distinguished academics and figures in the world of culture and education.
Mr. Vesseau received a special recognition from Mr. Benoît Guidée, Directeur of the Bureau Français de Taipei, for the excellent education provided and contribution to the French education and culture, in the form of a medal and a plaque awarded by the French government. Mr. Vesseau is now a 'chevalier de l'ordre des palmes académiques."
Congratulations to all of our French colleagues and the TES French community!