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Facilitating cooperation between France and Scotland and supporting French teaching and learning


The Institut français d’Écosse is the official agency of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs dedicated to the promotion of French language and culture.

The Scotland based Education Attaché of the French Embassy in the UK collaborates with all Scottish education stakeholders to support both France Scotland cooperation in education, and French teaching and learning in Scotland

- We facilitate the development of bilateral links between Scottish Local Authorities and French regional education authorities and between Scottish national education agencies and the French Ministry of Education, in the framework of the Statement of Intent for eduction between France and Scotland.

- We offer professional development opportunities for Modern Languages Development Officers and for teachers

- We develop free resources for the classroom accessible on our on line library

- We promote the French learning and organise the Concours de la francophonie for all Scottish Schools

- Follow us on Twitter to stay informed.

A bientôt,

Thomas Chaurin
Attaché de coopération pour le français

Institut Français Écosse 2017