Across Europe bilingualism is seen as something which is easily within the grasp of young children. It’s normal and vibrant. In Scotland the opportunity to become bilingual is right on our doorstep.

Bilingual (Definition)

–  adj. – Using or able to use two languages, especially with equal or nearly equal fluency.

–  n – A person who uses or is able to use two languages, especially with equal fluency.

Bilingualism (Definition)

– n – 1. the ability to speak two languages. 2. the use of two languages, as in a community.

This website will provide information on Gaelic Medium Education and the benefits of being bilingual. Information and maps show where the opportunities exist to engage in Gaelic across Scotland. 14 Local Authorities provide Gaelic Medium education throughout Scotland. Various maps will help you find your nearest Gaelic provision in Scotland.