The French School Network:
- Originally the French government wanted to help the French citizens abroad by offering to their children the possibility to pursue their education in French (Indirect incentive to favor expatriation).
- Then the French Government made a treaty with the greeting country by inviting the local students to their French schools .The treaty made clear that 20% to the studying time had to be dedicated to learn the foreign language and social studies.
- Now 495 French schools are being operated all around the world with 342,000 Students. (46 in the US greeting about 33,000 students.)
- Governed by l’AEFE ( French Agency for learning French abroad)