Art

Children’s Italian Art Outreach program at Museo Italo-Americano, San Francisco

The “Museo Italo Americano” offers free art programs to San Francisco schools through C.I.A.O.: Children’s Italian Art Outreach program. The classes are taught by Michael Wong. Michael is an artist and teacher and has developed several projects which complement the 6th, 7th, and 8th grade curriculum. He introduces each project by putting it in a […]

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AATI National Italian Exam 2019

For the 2019 school year, AATI is committed to offering an innovative National Italian Exam that is aligned with the ACTFL Performance Guidelines and the 2012 ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines. The NIE Committee envisions the exam not only as an assessment tool which will provide teachers and students with diagnostic feedback and positive washback to help inform high school instruction […]

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New Italian Cinema – San Francisco Italian Film Festival 2018

NOVEMBER 30 – DECEMBER 2, 2018 | VOGUE THEATRE SAN FRANCISCO ITALIAN FILM FESTIVAL The Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco (Istituto Italiano di Cultura) and New Italian Cinema Events (N.I.C.E.) of Florence, with the support of the Italian Consulate General in San Francisco, Italy present New Italian Cinema, November 30 – December 2, 2018. […]

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Online Course to Prepare for the AP® Italian Language & Culture Exam Open for Enrollment!

Wednesday, January 16 to May 8, 2019 – Online Course to Prepare for the AP® Italian Language & Culture Exam Open for Enrollment! Taught entirely in Italian, this high intermediate to pre-advanced level online course is geared towards motivated high school students taking the AP® Italian Language and Culture exam on May 15, 2019.   How it works: Students meet […]

Food

Eat, Drink, and be Italian – Week of Italian cuisine in San Francisco, Nov 12-17 2018

PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS Pamper your palate with the delicacies and delights of many of San Francisco’s leading Italian restaurants this week! Look for the special Italian menus offered at participating restaurants rated by the Accademia della Cucina Italiana of San Francisco, celebrating this year the cuisine of the Puglia Region. We are honored to have Michelin star chef […]

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Kids Italian cooking workshop on Saturday Nov. 17 at Los Angeles!

In celebration of La Settimana della Cucina Italiana, or Week of Italian Cuisine, Fondazione Italia, the Italian Cultural Institute Los Angeles, and Saor Project™ are coming together to offer an Italian Cooking Workshop for kids ages 5-12. The workshop will be kicked off with the screening of a short animated film, “Fiabe di Riso.” First screened […]

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Every Child Conference 2nd edition: “Engage – Social and Emotional Learning” By Com.It.Es SF On November 03, 2018

Italian methods of education have led the way in child-centered education which takes into account the child’s unique ideas, preferences, learning styles, characteristics, motivations, and interests. Italy was also the first country to adopt a single-track educational system focused on the full participation of all students irrespective of disability. Last year, Comites SF partnered with […]

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150th Italian Heritage Parade, San Francisco October 7th

San Francisco’s Italian-American Community celebrates the Italian Heritage Parade, featuring Italian and Italian-American dignitaries, music, performances, floats, and representatives of Italian and Italian-American organizations and businesses. The Parade begins at 12:30 pm at the foot of Jefferson and Powell Streets in Fisherman’s Wharf, proceeds south through North Beach on Columbus Avenue and ends in Washington […]

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Italian Language Teachers’ Workshop – Los Angeles, Oct 20-21 2018

The third annual convention of ILT (Italian Languag Teachers’ Workshop), organized by the Italian Department of the University of Southern California (USC) aims to bring together Italian language instructors to share their work and  strategies on how to galvanize interest in the study of Italian Language and Culture in the US and to increase enrollment. […]