Teaching German

Bild UnterrichtBild Unterricht Are you employed as a teacher of German? The Language Department at the Goethe-Institut Chicago works together with teachers, schools and other institutions of higher education in order to strengthen the German teaching profession in the Chicago area and in all states included in our Midwest Trainer Network.

Additionally, we support German programs in the USA through specialized promotional materials and cultural events.

We would like to make you aware of the following online exhibition:

© Peter Sorel Online Exhibit
On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of German Reunification, the Goethe-Institut Chicago offers various exercises for teaching German as a foreign language. Selected artworks illustrate political, social and economic aspects of German history from 1949 until today. More...

Services for German teachers in the Midwest:

Services for German teachers in the USA:
Services from our Headquarters: If you have questions, please contact:
Language Department
Goethe-Institut Chicago
Katja Fullard
Mail SymbolKatja.Fullard@chicago.goethe.org
Tel.: +1 312 263 0472
Fax: +1 312 263 0476

    Just Add German

    Why learn German? We support teachers and students with contests, webinars, social media, and a new video gallery with animations and VIP testimonials.

    Goethe-Institut Shop   deutschenglish

    Book correspondence courses and order materials for learning and teaching, cultural magazines, merchandising articels

    German as a foreign language worldwide. 2015 survey   deutschenglish

    The survey of the number of German learners worldwide shows trends and developments in interest in the German language.

    Explore Germany

    Twelve talented young scientists (high school students) will have the opportunity to travel to Germany from November 27 - December 6, 2015

    School children on a water mission!

    The Aqua Agents project from Hamburg is now underway in the US!

    Trainer Network

    Are you interested in organizing and taking part in teacher professional development seminars?

    iBook - Strong Bonds: Germany, the EU and the U.S.

    This book was created for economics, social studies, history and foreign language teachers and high school students in the US.

    Step into German

    Learn German the fun way – through music, soccer and film!