German Language Center
3516 Mt. Vernon - Houston, TX 77006
phone 713-524-0346 - fax 713-807-0190

GLC is a woman-owned Small Business, conveniently located in the Museums District of Houston, Texas. Our mission is to foster appreciation for the German Language and Culture, contribute to international understanding, and enhance the intercultural dialogue with other countries. GLC is an accredited Testing Site of Goethe-Institute.


Renate Saggau
Director


Renate is a native German. She holds a MA in German Language and Literature from Munich’s prestigious Ludwig Maximillians University and is a specialist in Foreign Language Acquisition. In addition to teaching classes at all proficiency levels, she is specializing in distance learning courses and using the Internet for language teaching. Renate had been as an Instructor, Teachers Liaison and Senior Administrator of the Language Department with the Goethe-Institut Houston since 1990. After its closure in 1999, she founded German Language Consulting, to continue the Goethe-Institute’s work and mission. In 2006, she instituted the German Language Center with an extended program and its own campus. In 2006 she also founded
Kinderspiel - a unique German-English Dual Immersion Program for PreSchoolers in Houston. In 2009 she founded the first German American Elementary School in Houston.

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