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Newsletter - Spring 2017

UK-German Connection Newsletter - Spring 2017

In this edition:

  • Have your say!
  • Deadline reminder: summer courses in Germany
  • Flexible grants - apply any time
  • Voyage Kids website: Karneval
  • Host a German Language Assistant
  • FLA/ELA Ambassadors: project updates

Have your say!

With the changing landscape of international relations, we want to make sure we're still offering you the right kind of support to keep your connections with Germany alive.

We're currently reviewing the opportunities and services we offer and would like to invite you to tell us what you need now for your schools and pupils.

Have your say

Deadline reminder: summer courses in Germany

Calling all talented and enthusiastic learners of German! Take part in a part- or fully-funded language and culture course in Germany this summer.

German Pupil Courses

German Scholarships Programme

Teachers can also apply for paid opportunities as group leaders on the German Pupil Courses.

Application deadline: 1 March 2017

Flexible grants - apply any time

Looking for funding for your UK-German activities? You can apply for these grants at any time:

  • Planning visits for teachers
  • First-time taster trips for pupils
  • Projects on WW1 or 'Our Future in Europe'

Further details and application forms

Voyage Kids website: Karneval

Alaaf! Helau! Fasching is just around the corner...

Celebrate with your children by using our special interactive quizzes, songs and photos to learn and play.

Online from 23 February - 1 March

Host a German Language Assistant

Bring language and culture to life in the classroom by hosting a German Language Assistant.

British Council applications for 2017-18 are now open.


FLA/ELA Ambassadors: project updates

Curious to find out how our current FLA/ELA ambassadors are getting on?

Read all about their activities on 'Seas and Oceans', 'Identity' and 'Post-Brexit European relations' in our project updates.

Find out more

Looking ahead: programme applications and deadlines

For upcoming deadlines for the rest of the school year, download our calendar of opportunities for 2016-17

Don't forget – you can always call or email us if you have any questions or would like to discuss your project ideas.

Best wishes,

Your UK-German Connection Team

Telephone:+44 (0)20 7824 1570
Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ukgconnection

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