German in the Community
August 22, 2015: Annual AATG (American Association of Teachers of German) Meeting of the Southern Illinois Chapter. President: Christiane Eydt-Beebe, Eastern Illinois University.
High school and college faculty met at Metamora High School for a day of professional development activities. German teacher Pete Bachfischer (Metamora High School) hosted us. From left: Alexandra Hagen, Bradley University; Lynette Cervi, Jacksonville High School; Christine Strelecky, Illinois Central College; Adam Woodis, Illinois Wesleyan University; Barbara Huffman, Sacred Heart-Griffin High School, Springfield; Pete Bachfischer, Metamora High School; Sharon Lorinskas, Carbondale Community High School, Mary Malloy, Centennial High School, Champaign; Christiane Eydt-Beebe, Eastern Illinois University.
Assisting at Deutscher Tag (German Immersion Day) at a Springfield high school
Teaching an after-school German program in area elementary schools
Newman Grade School
Maria (English Education, German Minor) is teaching a group of first graders at Newman Grade School
Jefferson Elementary School
Emily (German Education, English Minor) is teaching a group of fourth graders at Jefferson Elementary School
Learning about culture