German as a 2nd language (deutsch als 2. sprache)

This is a new one-hour class on Friday afternoons. It is designed for children in Kindergarten who have limited knowledge of the German language. In a playful and fun environment, children will acquire the language and benefit from talking to a native German speaker in a small group.

Class times: Fridays, 4-5pm, WAC Clubroom

Fees: CHF250 per quarter


Diana Schwarzer, DAZ Teacher

Diana Schwarzer, DAZ Teacher

Diana is from Northen Germany and studied Marketing in Düsseldorf. She studied languages in San Francisco and moved to Münich with her husband to work as a Management Assistant in 1999. Their two sons were born there and in 2008 she moved to Switzerland, where she attended playgroups at the WAC with her youngest son. She was active in the Swiss Parent Teacher Association and since 2012 she has been working part time in Event Management. In 2016 she qualified as a Spielgruppe Leader and joined the WAC team in August 2019 as DAZ teacher, where she enjoys teaching children German in a playful way. Diana loves music, sings in a gospel choir and enjoys Pilates and playing the ukulele.