Teaching German: Teacher Training

Professional development in your country

The Goethe-Institut offers professional development events and seminars for teachers of German in 80 countries.

Professional development in Germany   deutschenglish

In many cities in Germany the Goethe-Institut offers more than 80 seminars per year for professional development of German teachers.

Professional development via distance learning   deutsch

Whether you’re looking for training in methodology and didactics or supplementary certification: The Goethe-Institut has the right distance learning course for every German teacher.
New: Courses with specific subjects.

Deutsch Lehren Lernen   deutsch

Discover the new advanced training programs for teachers

DEUTSCH 3.0 – Debatten über Sprache und ihre Zukunft

Conference series by Goethe-Institut, Stifterverband, Institute for the German Language and Duden, exploring from multiple perspectives

Adventure German – The Mystery of the Sky Disk

Lernabenteuer Deutsch - Das Geheimnis der Himmelsscheibe - © Goethe-Institut
Play this App with a thrilling adventure and learn German too.


Starting young: The Lingo media package provides material for teaching German to children between the ages six and twelve.

DaF Grundfertigkeiten

Deutschunter- richt planen, Grammatik lehren und lernen, Fertigkeiten trainieren

Migration and Integration

Migration is changing cultures. The Goethe-Institut reflects these developments in Germany and around the world and dedicates its work to the linguistic integration of migrants.

Dossier: CLIL

Content and Language Integrated Learning