Education and Learning

School, work-linked training, working in Germany and the German language. Current information and background on education and learning.

Topic of the week: Shaping education

Tips for German teachers

Using virtual materials to teach German can be really fun: We present some great German-learning tools for teachers and students.
Topic of the week: Shaping education

Digitally top-class

Consistently promoting digital education: a comprehensive school in Lower Saxony has won the 2021 German School Award.
Topic of the week: Experiencing German history

Feeling the pulse of the past

Germany's post-war history up close: a conversation with Uta Bretschneider, Director of the Contemporary History Forum, Leipzig.

Bringing the past to life

The Federal Foundation for the Study of the Communist Dictatorship in Eastern Germany remembers the GDR and looks, also from an international perspective, at the present and the future.