Success of German Immersion Programs in the Southeast

Three years ago, the Superintendent of the State of Georgia, Dr. John Barge, launched an initiative to foster immersion programs in public elementary schools. Among the first schools that applied was Ashford Park Elementary School, because they wanted the first German...

2014 Theodor Heuss Gymnasium Exchange Program

From November 6th to 22nd, 12 high school students from the Theodor Heuss Gymnasium in Essen, Germany came to the Atlanta area to participate in an internship program. The program, originally started five years ago by Eike Jordan and currently organized by Rudi...

Diversity in the German Classroom

How might teachers and professors create more diversity within their German classrooms? How can they interest students – beyond the “obvious suspects” who already have German connections or family roots? How can they better position German as an...

Support of German Institutions

Goethe Zentrum With the generous support of our members we are able to provide considerable financial assistance to other organizations such as the German Cultural Center (Goethe Zentrum) which is essential to everyone interested in German-speaking countries, their...