Confucius Institute for Scotland's Schools

Upcoming Events - 2020

  • Thurs

    Mentor Training Day

    A training day for mentors of Hanban teachers and volunteers.

  • Wed

    GTCS teachers of Mandarin PL

    Professional Learning Day for GTCS teachers of Mandarin. 

  • Thurs


    AGM for Confucius Classroom Hub network and stakeholders.

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CISS June 2020 Newsletter

Read our June 2020 Newsletter containing news from our hubs, articles from our Hanban teachers, former scholars and business links.

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Ramshorn Launch

Read about the launch event for our new CISS headquarters on 23rd September 2019.

a student doing a traditional Chinese dance

We are a Model Confucius Institute.

Braehead Primary Confucius Classroom

Watch this video created and produced by P7 pupils from the Stirling Council Confucius Classroom Hub celebrating their Mandarin and Chinese culture learning!

Pupils from Braehead Primary Confucius Classroom Hub in Stirling

Ambassador LIU Xiaoming attends Primary Confucius Classroom Hub Launch in Shetland

On Tuesday 1st May the Confucius Institute for Scotland’s Schools launched a Primary Confucius Classroom Hub in Mid-Yell Junior High, Shetland. Chinese Ambassador to the UK LIU Xiaoming spoke at the event and officially opened the Hub. The launch was also attended by pupils from across Yell who entertained the Chinese delegation with music and dance. Music instructor Peter Wood also played a specially composed tune for the Shetland Confucius Classroom. Headteacher Mark Lawson said links with Chinea were already helping young people broaden their horisons.

Pupil Immersion Course

Find out more about our annual trip to China with Scottish pupils from our Hub network.

Year of Young People

Read the blog post Tianjin Scholar Ailsa Brown wrote for the Scottish Government for the Year of Young People ahead of the First Minister's visit to China.