Conferences & Networking


NSBA Conference 2018 in San Antonio

The Goethe-Institut will be a first-time exhibitor at the National School Boards Association (NSBA) Annual Conference 2018 in San Antonio. Visit us at booth #932 to talk with representatives from Goethe-Institutes in the US about our projects and goals. Also, don't forget to take away with you new new teaching and promotional materials. 

April 7-9, 2018


The Goethe-Institut and the American Association of Teachers of German (AATG) present GETVICO the Virtual Conference for German Teachers in the US and Canada.

Date: Sept. 29, 2018
Call for Abstracts until 04/01/18

AATG Immersion Weekends

On September 30th, the Goethe-Institut Washington will join the Maryland-DC AATG chapter for their fall immersion weekend. Titled “Building Bridges”, teachers will have the chance to exchange ideas to better understand and bridge the requirements of their students at different levels: high school, community college and university. The Goethe-Institut Washington will additionally be offering an overview of our services for teachers and students of German.

ACTFL 2018 in New Orleans

Come visit us during this year's American Convention for the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) in New Orleans! Talk to colleagues from Goethe-Institutes all over the country, get new teaching and promotional materials, learn more about our programs and win amazing prizes. 

November 16-18, 2018


Career Days USA 2018

 2018 the Goethe-Instituts are once again organizing Career Days for High School and college students in multiple cities throughout the USA. Take a look at when a Career Day in your area is taking place and make sure to plan the attendance for you or your entire class.

PASCH Summer Camp in Portland

You can make a difference! This is the motto of this year’s summer camp by the initiative “Schools: Partners of the Future” (PASCH) in Portland, Oregon. For one week, students from the United States, Canada, Mexico and Central America will come together to collaborate on projects while incorporating media such as theater, photography and music. Date: July 8-15, 2018.