Teaching Staff


Violette Dunn

Violette was born and raised in the South of France. Her passion for language and travel drove her to study in Ireland and England. Intent upon becoming a language teacher, she graduated with a BA in English Studies from Toulouse, passed her French Education Nationale CAPES exam, and taught ESL in Parisian secondary schools.  Additionally, she studied French as a Foreign Language (FLE) in Montpellier, but also at Grenoble University where she received a Master in FLE. She is very knowledgeable about the Europeen Language standards, the CECRL, and is an eTef examinator. Having taught French and English in several countries, she now teaches at La Petite École immersion school, the Alliance Française, and tutors French Language and Culture. Violette strives to offer her students of all ages efficient and dynamic lessons that build linguistic confidence in a welcoming environment. C’est parti!”