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Der Sommer ist da! UK-German opportunities and features for the months ahead

In this edition:

  • Host a Teacher from Germany - applications now open
  • Cultural Heritage through the lens!
  • Together - a UK-German Centenary competition
  • Voyage Kids Summer special
  • 'Gratulation!'
  • Data protection: updated privacy policy

Host a Teacher from Germany - applications now open

Strengthen the international dimension across your school! Welcome a teacher from Germany to any department for 1, 2 or 3 weeks at a time that suits you.

"Having German teachers in our school gave our children a real insight into Germany's culture."

Deadline: 26 July 2018 to host this autumn and 21 September 2018 to host in spring or summer 2019.

Host a Teacher in 2018-19

Cultural Heritage through the lens!

To celebrate the European Year of Cultural Heritage we are inviting young people to submit videos in answer to the question:

What does cultural heritage mean to you?

Deadline: 31 July 2018

Cultural Heritage through the lens

Together - a UK-German Centenary competition

Looking for a creative challenge for your pupils this summer?

Led by Never Such Innocence, this arts project invites young people to produce poetry, art, or songs on the themes of hope and unity, inspired by the shared history between the UK and Germany to mark the WW1 Centenary.

Funding is available from UK-German Connection for joint preparatory workshops.

Deadline: 27 July 2018


Voyage Kids Summer special

Strandkörbe, Sandburgen und die Sommerrodelbahn...

Bring the great German summer into your primary classroom! Explore German culture and language with your pupils through our games, quizzes, recipes and activities.

Summer Special


Well done to all pupils who have been selected to take part in our funded summer courses and scholarships. Look out for updates on their experiences on our website!

German Pupil Courses

German Scholarships

Next year's applications open in January 2019.

Data protection: updated privacy policy

We take your privacy seriously and would like to take this opportunity to provide you with information on how we keep your data safe, and your rights. If you would like to know more, please see our privacy policy:

UK-German Connection privacy policy

Looking ahead: programme applications and deadlines

Don't forget – you can always call or email us if you have any questions or would like to discuss your project ideas.

Best wishes,

Your UK-German Connection Team

Telephone:+44 (0)20 7824 1570
Website: www.ukgermanconnection.org
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