Education. Dialogue. Experience.

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Welcome Social Studies Educators!

Explore our website and discover how TOP, through its teaching materials, professional development workshops, and study tours can benefit your students!

The Transatlantic Outreach Program (TOP) was founded in 2002 to promote education about Germany, to encourage intercultural dialogue, and to provide the opportunity for North American social studies educators to experience Germany in person.

Quick Links:

TOP Toolkit for Professional Development

Let's Explore Modern Germany (Elementary/Middle)

Germany In Focus (Middle/Secondary)

Lesson Evaluation Form

Materials Request Form

Study Tour Application Information

    EU Lessons

    A modular series of ten EU lesson plans for secondary classrooms.

    School Partnerships

    The German American Partnership Program (GAPP) is a non-profit high school exchange program

    Making it easy for you to find information about Germany!