Axel Slams Deutschland

Record Flooding along the Baltic Sea Coast- Flensburg, Hamburg, Lübeck, Wismar and Rostock among others underwater Snowfall in most of Germany- heaviest in Saxony and Brandenburg Pure Chaos on the Roads Arctic Blast to Follow FLENSBURG/CHEMNITZ/USEDOM- Much of Germany is cleaning up from a hurricane that broke 10-year old records along the Baltic Sea Coast,…
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The Six-Year Rule: Why A Job In German Academia Is Fatal For Your Teaching Career

Starting off this article there is a word of advice to anyone wishing to start their career in teaching English as a foreign language, let alone in general as a professor: German Academia is the place where teachers’ careers end- after six years, that is!  If one wishes to continue as a teacher, one has…
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Germany At 25: TÜV

Lake Crystal, Minnesota. May 7th, 2014. A 58-year old woman was travelling home in a thunder storm after a long day in the massage business, taking care of customers located away from her office in Fairmont. She was heading westbound on a major highway connecting Mankato with Windom and was just passing Lake Crystal when…
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In School In Germany: The Devil’s Advocate In The Classroom

To start off this article, let’s play a bit of Truth or Dare, looking at the three scenarios below and daring you to do the following: You have your students find a newspaper article and write a brief summary to be presented in a social studies class. One of them finds an article on the…
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