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Catherine Gregory

Lead for Modern Foreign Languages, Curriculum Division,
Department for Education (DfE)

Having undertaken a number of internships and jobs and then having completed the Civil Service Fast Stream graduate programme, Catherine is currently the Department for Education’s MFL Policy Lead and is working on a number of initiatives to encourage languages, including an EdTech project and a comms campaign. She was pleased to use her A Level French enjoying sunshine in Corsica this year, and is passionate about encouraging more young people to take languages and to explore the opportunities they can bring.  

  • Outlining the Department for Education’s strategy to encourage the development of MFL and improve uptake at Key Stages 4 and 5
  • Exploring the key challenges and opportunities for MFL teachers in the future and Assessing how DfE is supporting improved MFL provision