About us

education-scout is an independent education consultancy, founded by Andrea Hertweck.
Andrea and her team provide tailor-made and personalized advice to families living in, relocating or repatriating to Berlin, Germany.

education-scout was established after a long and sometimes frustrating search to find the appropriate school for Andrea's two bilingual children.

Andrea has national and international experience as a teacher and education consultant for more than 15 years.

Curriculum vitae at a glance:

  • Masters in education (Berlin, Germany)
  • Qualified teacher for German and English studies (Berlin, Germany)
  • Editor, Educational Publishing, Scholastic/Mary Glasgow Magazines (London, UK)
  • Freelance consultant to the BBC, London
  • Editor and host of the BBC’s online German course "German Steps" (http://www.bbc.co.uk/