Summer Seminars for German teachers and students in 2019

The 3-week Mit Deutsch in die Zukunft seminar, June 16-July 6, 2019 in Leipzig, Germany, is specifically designed for undergraduate students (6+ semesters), graduate students, and teachers with 3 years experience or less. It includes methodology workshops, exploring visual literacy, individualized language development, Werbung für das Fach Deutsch, and more. Apply by March 1.  


During the 2-week seminar Alltag raus, Österreich rein – ins DaF-Klassenzimmer!, July 26-July 7, 2019, in Vienna and Graz, K-16 teachers will discover the diversity of Austria by exploring literature, art, music, language, politics, and Austrian history, and delve into contemporary everyday life. Apply by March 1.   

The Institut für Internationale Kommunikation offers AATG members the opportunity to participate in either or both of these one-week seminars in Düsseldorf: Methodentraining fach- und berufsbezogenes Deutsch, July 15-19, 2019, and Methodentraining Deutsch als Fremdsprache, July 22-26, 2019. Find more information here

The 4-week Internationaler Lehrerfortbildungskurs at Heidelberg UniversityAugust 1-28, 2019, is designed to develop the language abilities and teaching skills of DaF-teachers who are non-native German speakers. Participants work with various instructors and choose modules from a wide variety of topics. Apply by March 1

You can find more details about all of these programs on the AATG website.  



German Students at Wilton High School

Wilton High School German 1 & 2 students take part in the “How Sweet it is in Wilton” Gingerbread House competition in conjunction with their house and family unit.
Wilton High School German Honor Society students support the Vicki Soto 5K which promotes an educational scholarship in CT.


Students from the German School of CT attend a STEM and German Immersion weekend at the University of Rhode Island  (hosted by the AATG, Goethe Institute, and DAAD)
Wilton High School Field Trip to the Metropolitan Opera, Heidelberg Restaurant, and FAO Schwarz NYC will take place January 3rd, 2019.
Wilton High School German Honor Society Students host a bake sale at the Village Market to help raise funds for an exchange scholarship to Germany.