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Newsletter - Winter 2017

Newsletter - advent calendars, competitions and courses

In this edition:

  • Bring German Christmas to your primary classroom
  • Young Europeans Award - win a trip to Warsaw!
  • Secondary Summer Courses in Germany
  • CPD opportunity in Germany for teachers
  • Looking ahead

Bring German Christmas to your primary classroom

"Kling, Glöckchen, klingelingeling..."

Find out how children in Germany celebrate Christmas and learn about Germany's magical traditions with our interactive advent calendar, games, recipes, songs and much more.

Now live! Christmas on Voyage Kids

Young Europeans Award - win a trip to Warsaw!

Calling all young Europeans!

Team up with young people from Germany, Poland and France to enter with a project on the theme: 'To be or not to be... a European.'

Application deadline: 1 March 2018

Young Europeans Award

Secondary summer courses in Germany

A unique opportunity for pupils to immerse themselves in German language and culture in 2018! Places will be available for part- or fully-funded summer courses.

"I have a new appreciation for language learning and I have realised how fulfilling it is to experience different cultures."

Applications open: mid-January 2018

German Pupil Courses
German Scholarships Programme

CPD opportunity in Germany for teachers

Are you a German secondary teacher looking for a paid CPD opportunity? Accompany enthusiastic German learners from the UK as a Group Leader on the 2018 summer courses in Germany.

Applications open: mid-January 2018

German Pupil Course Group Leaders

Looking ahead

  • Plan ahead for next term with our downloadable 2017-18 calendar of opportunities.

  • Need funding support? Apply in 2018 for Instant Impact, the Partnership Visit Fund and the Flexible Funding Scheme. Other new funding packages will also be available next year.

  • Look out for thematic youth seminars coming up in 2018: pupils can register their interest online for all UK-German activities.

Please do get in touch with us if you have any questions about any of our opportunities or would like to discuss your plans for UK-German activity.

With best wishes for the Christmas break and Frohe Weihnachten!

Your UK-German Connection Team

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