Events and Competitions

Activating pupils is one of the most important – and sometimes most difficult – challenges any teacher faces. The Goethe-Institut Irland has therefore put together a series of cultural events and competitions designed to help you motivate your pupils and to make learning German more fun.

Final Debating Competition © Aidan Oliver Photography

Final of the German Debating Competition 2018/19

The final of the country-wide debating competition will take place on Thursday, the 9th of May 2019.  The competition is in its 23rd year and, this year, 39 secondary school teams are taking part.