Mt. Vernon - Houston,
713-524-0346 - fax 713-807-0190
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 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
unique German-English Dual Immersion Program for PreSchoolers
in Houston. In 2009 she founded the first German
School in Houston.