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Dear colleagues,

Make this a year to remember for your school; welcome a German teacher, take part in our funded Christmas trips to Germany and support your Language Assistant to become a Cultural Exchange Ambassador!

Cultural Exchange Ambassadors*: applications open

Calling all Language Assistants!

Encourage your Language Assistant to become a Cultural Exchange Ambassador. By partnering up with an English Language Assistant in Germany, they can connect your pupils with a class in Germany and run fun cultural projects together.

Deadline: 17 October 2018

Cultural Exchange Ambassadors

*previously FLA/ELA Ambassadors

Host a Teacher in 2019

Bring an international dimension to your school! Welcome a teacher from Germany to any department for 1, 2 or 3 weeks at no cost.

"The children gained a unique perspective into a different culture and way of life."

Deadline: 21 September 2018 to host in spring or summer 2019.

Host a Teacher

Festive Funding: 'Magical Christmas Trips'

"The trip has been immensely beneficial in raising European and global awareness in our school."

Give your primary pupils a taste of Germany this Christmas and discover what school is like in Germany! We can fund your festive trip to an existing partner school or match you up with a German primary school.

Deadline: 18 September 2018

Magical Christmas Trips!

Youth Conferences: bringing cultures together in Berlin

In June 2018, over 100 young people met at two different youth conferences in Berlin to discuss and explore themes around history, reconciliation, cultural heritage and identity.

"If we want to understand our own cultural heritage, we have to understand other people's."

Film: Cultural Heritage Conference

Article: Finding our Place in History

Looking ahead

Please get in touch with any questions. We look forward to hearing from you!

Best wishes,

Your UK-German Connection Team

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