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Online professional development sessions for German teachers

Teaching means learning, and COVID-19 shows us this very clearly. How can we make our virtual teaching even more learner-centric, motivating and activating? This is an important and urgent question for all teachers in the current situation. This online-seminar series will show you how you can plan, conduct and follow up on exciting lessons with added value even in times of Corona.The Goethe-Institut has set up a Moodle platform so that our teachers can also exchange ideas outside of the seminars. If you are interested, please send an email to or

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Alle Online-Seminare beginnen um 20 Uhr (EST) und haben eine Länge von jeweils 60 Minuten. Die Anmeldung erfolgt über entsprechende Zoomlinks (siehe "Inhalte und Kursformat").
Die Online-Seminare finden an folgenden Terminen statt: 02.06.2021.

The Facilitators
All online-seminars will by conducted by Marje Stock and Miriam Swatuk. Marje Zschiesche-Stock studied German and English for the grammar school teaching profession at the University of Göttingen. Since 2014 she has been working at the Goethe-Institut Toronto, where she teaches German language, regional studies and literature courses and gives further training courses at national and international level. Miriam Swatuk holds a Graduate Degree (M.A.) in German literature from the Otto Friedrich University in Bamberg. Miriam Swatuk has been teaching language courses of all levels online and in-class at the Goethe-Institut Toronto since 2012. She also trains German teachers at national and international level.
The target audience is teachers of German in North America.
Participation is free. Registration, however, is mandatory. 

Upcoming Seminars

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