• Radhika Lothe, Ph.D.

    Herzlich Willkommen! This is Dr. Lothe's (you can also call her Frau Lothe) and this will be her sixth year teaching German in Loudoun County.
    Dr. Lothe has been teaching German as a Foreign Language (Deutsch als Fremdsprache/DaF) for almost 21 years, mostly at universities, colleges, language agencies, and online. She has a double Master's in German Literature and Languages from the University of Pittsburgh and from University of Mumbai. In addition, she also received a "Diplom" from the Goethe-Institut in conjunction with the Maximillian Ludwig Universität in the German Language. In 2011 she earned my  Ph.D. from the University of South Florida in Second Language Acquisition/Instructional Technology. Dr. Lothe's areas of specialization include "Teaching German as a Foreign Language , Computer-Assisted Language Learning (CALL), Online/Distance Learning, and "Teaching Culture" among others.
    Dr. Lothe is teaching all levels of German this year.  All of the German classes will use a variety of materials in print as well as various online tools to build and improve upon each student's ability to listen, speak, read and write in German and explore the German culture. 


    Please click on the Calendar link for quizz and test dates.
    Extra help is available by appointment. Please see Dr. Lothe or email her to schedule an extra help session. Students are strongly encouraged to take advantage of the extra help! 
    If you would like an outside tutor, there is a list of approved tutors on the Loudoun County Public School web page. Go to www.lcps.org, click on the parent tab, then click on parent resources for a list of available German tutors.
    At Potomac Falls, we value building relationships, working hard, and making connections to ensure students are life, college, and career ready. Looking forward to a fun year of learning German! Dr. Lothe is thrilled about taking almost 20 students with her to the 4 German speaking countries in June 2020, where together they will explore and get to know nine different cities!
    Scroll down to see her schedule!

    Dr. Lothe's schedule for 2019 - 2020




    BLOCK 1 – GERMAN 1 /2 (ROOM 102)




    BLOCK 3 – – GERMAN 4/5 (ROOM 102)


    BLOCK 4 – GERMAN 3 (ROOM 102)




    BLOCK 5 - 

    BLOCK 6 - 

    BLOCK 7 - GERMAN 1 (ROOM A 110

    BLOCK 8 - GERMAN 1 (ROOM A 110)




    Please do not hesitate to contact her with any German-related questions that you may have!
Last Modified on August 29, 2019