Professional learning in Australia

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The Goethe-Institut Australia, in co-operation with education authorities and teacher associations/networks, offers training and professional learning seminars for teachers and future teachers of German in all states of Australia.
These events are designed to provide teachers with fresh ideas and practical advice for their lessons.

Topics covered include:

  • classroom/teaching resources
  • socio-cultural information about Germany
  • language refreshers
  • teaching methods
  • use of electronic media in language teaching
Keep up to date with current events for teachers and students of German:
Professional Learning Calendar Our newsletter provides information about forthcoming events, seminars and teaching material centered around the topic of “Teaching German”:

GETVICO24+ © Goethe-Institut


GETVICO 24+ is a virtual German teacher conference. 24+ hours dedicated to teaching German around the world.

Meet-up © Goethe-Institut

Meet-up - a virtual exchange for teachers of German

This virtual meet-up offers you the opportunity for an informal exchange of ideas with colleagues from all over Australia once a term.

Short & Sweet 2021 © Colourbox

Kurz & Bündig

These compact and convenient online professional learning units are aimed at teachers of German in Australia who are short of time and are looking for new ideas and effective methods for their classes. 

Netzwerk für junge Lehrkräfte © Colourbox

Young Teachers' Network and Award

The Goethe-Institut has established this network to provide support for prospective and new teachers of German at the beginning of their careers.

Multiplikator*innen © Getty Images

Professional Learning Facilitators

Professional Learning Facilitators are teachers of German with extensive experience and training who can offer professional learning and mentoring.

Your Suggestions

Do you have any suggestions, ideas or wishes for professional learning?

We are constantly looking for input and new ideas for your professional learning. If you have any suggestions or wishes, fill in the form below. We will be in touch.

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