Who is in the “official delegation”?

Official delegations must consist of a total of four members. They must include a Minister or equivalent (delegation leader), with the remaining three places being taken by up to two union leaders and one teaching professional. The teaching professional should be a current classroom practitioner, a representative of a teacher preparation programme or a school leader. The delegation may also include two advisors – one advisor may be chosen by the Minister/delegation leader and one by the union(s).

What funding is provided for visiting delegations?

The Standing Conference of the Minister of Education and Cultural Affairs of the Länder in the Federal Republic of Germany (KMK) covers accommodation and breakfast for up to three nights (2-5 March 2016) for the official delegation of four.

Are transfers to and from the hotel included?

Please note that transfer from the airport/train station to the hotel is not included. The public transportation (BVG) however is well accessible and organized.

Find more information how to get to the hotel here