German For Hire

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German For Hire Goethe-Institut Washington

Would you like to offer your students a special treat?
Is your school located in the Washington, DC area?
Then invite Germany’s “Young Ambassadors” into your classroom.
German exchange students and young professionals living in the Washington, DC area can visit you and your students to discuss current events with your class in German. This gives your students the opportunity to put their German language skills into practice and experience German culture and some “real” Germans first hand.
Depending on the age, proficiency level, and interests of the class, the topical content can be tailored to the needs of your students. Common topics include music, sports, films and life in Germany.
This is a free program; there are no costs involved for you or your school.

Make your textbooks come to life and plan your “German For Hire” experience now!

If you are interested, please fill out the application form.

Become a "Young Ambassador"

Are you interested in exchanging ideas about Germany and helping American high school students practice their German?
Do you like to work with children and teenagers?
Would you like to experience American schools in the Washington, DC area?
Then visit an American classroom and spend time with American students learning German!
What do American students really think about Germany?
Find out for yourself when you start an intercultural dialogue as a “Young Ambassador” with students.
The Goethe-Institut Washington will reimburse you for your travel costs.
How does it work?

  1. Fill out the application form
  2. We will get in touch with you and add you to our contact list
  3. As soon as we receive a request for a visit from a school in your area, we will contact you to discuss the next steps
  4. Visit the American school
  5. Tell us about your experience and receive your volunteer certficate