MIWLA Conference Proposals and Awards

Proposals for the 53rd annual MIWLA conference, held October 12-13, 2017 in Lansing, are now accepted. Share your ideas in a conference session, e-poster, or workshop! Proposals will be accepted through April 1. http://miwla.org/home/conference/proposals/ Please also consider to nominate a deserving colleague for a MIWLA award. Awards recognize outstanding K-12 world language teachers (elementary, middle, andContinue reading “MIWLA Conference Proposals and Awards”

German Career Day at Aquinas College

Mit Deutsch Karriere machen! The German Career Day will take place on September 28, 2016 at Aquinas College. Registration for German HS and College classes/students (and their teachers) is now open. A limited number of travel stipends for German HS teachers and their classes are available from the Goethe Institute – first come, first served.Continue reading “German Career Day at Aquinas College”

Goethe-Institut Sommerschule für Nachwuchslehrer

Die Bewerbungsfrist für die Goethe-Institut Sommerschule für Nachwuchslehrer ist am 1. Mai 2016. Weitere Informationen unter http://www.goethe.de/ins/us/lp/lhr/sem/min/deindex.htm Schon zum zweiten Mal bietet das Goethe-Institut USA im Sommer 2016 eine einwöchige Sommerschule für Deutschlehrer mit weniger als 4 Jahren Unterrichtserfahrung, für die Deutsch keine Muttersprache ist. Das Programm besteht aus Mini-Workshops zur Entwicklung der methodisch-didaktischen KompetenzenContinue reading “Goethe-Institut Sommerschule für Nachwuchslehrer”

AATG-MI Spring Newsletter

Our AATG-MI spring newsletter is posted. Read about our chapter news, upcoming workshops and conferences, our AATG-MI Awards, and much more. Don’t forget to subscribe to our mailing list so you can to stay up to date with all the wonderful resources that AATG-MI has to offer.

European Migration Crisis: A Two-Day Conference for Scholars/Community Members at MSU

The refugee crisis in Europe is one of the defining events of the twenty-first century. Whether or not Europe can hold itself together and govern in solidarity in the face of both waves of refugees and growing nationalistic sentiment within individual member states will define the future economic, political and cultural order. How European andContinue reading “European Migration Crisis: A Two-Day Conference for Scholars/Community Members at MSU”

Congratulations to Margrit Zinggeler!

Margrit Zinggeler, Professor of German at Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti, received the FL‐A‐CH Award for excellence in the teaching of the language and cultures of Austria, the German‐speaking areas of Switzerland, Liechtenstein, and South Tyrol. The award was presented at the annual AATG Award Ceremony on November 21, 2015 in San Diego by Mrs. Getrud Zhao-Heissenberger from theContinue reading “Congratulations to Margrit Zinggeler!”