Middlebury Language Schools

 

The world offers you a million different options for communication. The best, however, is still the simplest—face to face.

Spend a summer at the German School and you'll experience the single most effective method for rapid language acquisition: a total immersion environment.Founded in 1915 as the first of the Language Schools, the German School has decades of experience in helping students achieve true fluency in German language and culture.

In class, you'll benefit from our emphasis on meaningful, real-life communication—building your language skill set while learning to navigate the streets of Berlin, discuss German philosophy, or entertain guests. Outside the classroom, you'll participate in organized in-language cocurricular activitiesincluding soccer, theater, choir, yoga, and chess—each designed to help you build new vocabulary while developing cultural fluency.