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The largest cylindrical fish tank in the world is located nowhere near the ocean

on April 25th, 2018 by

The 82 ft tall AquaDom at the Radisson Blue Hotel in Berlin is home to nearly 2,600 fish of 56 different species. About  264,172 gall...

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Want more self-reliant, responsible kids?

on April 17th, 2018 by

When journalist Sara Zaske moved to Berlin with her family a few years ago, she noticed something different about German parents. They don’t hover. They don’t follow their kids on the playground or interve...

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Holocaust Remembrance Week

on April 9th, 2018 by

Titled “Lest We Forget”, the exhibition consists of 120 large-scale portraits of Holocaust survivors taken by German-Italian photographer Luigi Toscano.

The portraits will be placed along both sides...

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Endangered Languages!

on March 29th, 2018 by

…and some of them are spoken by only 30 people. By the turn of the century, it is estimated that at least 50 percent of the world’s current spoken languages will be extinct. Unesco uses a set of five categor...

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See our Fall Schedule for HOME SCHOOLERS

on March 19th, 2018 by

…so we have posted our Home School schedule for Fall 2018.

Dates: August 29 – November 14
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SXSW

on March 16th, 2018 by

… which was sponsored by the German Consulate in Houston.  Great music and networking took place.  In the photo is the GTHS staff (Doris Boerkei, Manuela Markley & Christopher Markley), board members (Jan...

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GTHS held its first Goethe Institut testing day this past weekend!

on March 14th, 2018 by

The next testing date is May 5th. If you would like to take one of the testing levels, please note that the Registration dead...

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SUMMER CAMP

on March 1st, 2018 by

During the summer we offer Total Immersion German Language Camps. The camps are offered once a month in June, July and August for an entire week (Monday-Friday). We learn through play and observation with lots of fun ...

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The Bastei

on February 21st, 2018 by

What makes this majestic rock formation even more spectacular is a wooden bridge that connects several...

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German vocational training system coming to America

on January 16th, 2018 by

One major system the German Embassy advocates is their “Skills Initiative”. This initiative promotes the German vocational training system, which combines work...

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We envision that the people of Texas today and in generations to come will be well informed about the cultural values and heritage of German-Texans and that they will embrace the societal benefits of all cultural and heritage diversity within the communities of our State.

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