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Gianni Rodari and the art of drawing stories: free art workshop on Dec 8th, SF

Illustrator and art director Selena Squarzanti presents Gianni Rodari and The Art of Drawing Stories: Art Workshop for Children and Families (with stories read in Italian) at the Museo Italo Americano. The workshop is organized by the Museo Italo Americano in collaboration with the Italian Cultural Institute. Info Date: December 8th 2019 Time: 4:00 pm through 5:00pm Held by: Italian Cultural Institute  […]

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Teaching Proficiency through Reading and Storytelling (TPRS) 2-part Professional Development Workshop for Italian Teachers

In collaboration with the Consulate General of Italy in Los Angeles and the Italian Cultural Institute, Fondazione Italia is pleased to offer Italian teachers a 2-part professional development workshop on how to apply the TPRS method for foreign language instruction in the classroom.    Participation in both workshops is FREE!    *Part 1 – What […]

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AATI National Italian Exam 2020

The National Italian Exam is an official AATI national language contest held among middle and high school students. The NIE is not only as an assessment tool, which provides teachers and students with diagnostic feedback and positive backwash to help inform high school instruction and curricula, it is also as an opportunity for visibility and […]

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Every Child Conference 3nd Edition: “Collaborative Channels” By Com.It.Es SF On December 07, 2019

Since 2017, Every Child annual conference aims to empower adults who surround our children on their role in children’s wellbeing within all areas of their growth and development, as well as to attest to the public’s growing awareness of Every Child’s basic rights. In the past two years, Comites SF partnered with Early Days Autism […]

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ITALIAN CSET (SUBTEST III) Exam offered at Burbank (CA) On November 16, 2019

Location:       St. Robert Bellarmine School – 154 N. 5th St., Burbank, CA   Fee:                $110  – Registration deadline is November 4, 2019*   Any teacher wishing to teach Italian at a public Middle or High School in California must pass two parts of the Italian CSET. The Italian CSET is the exam that serves to […]

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Italian Language Teachers’ Fourth Annual Workshop At The University Of Southern California “(Re)imagining Italy: The Culture We Teach Our Students” Saturday, October 12, 2019

When we teach Italian basic language, culture and language are inseparable. However, what we decide to teach our students about culture can be any number of things and is always changing.  Canonical art, literature, music, food, social issues, politics, migration and the everyday are just some of the myriad of topics.  However, when we consider […]

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West Coast AP® Italian Language and Culture Workshop for New and Experienced Teachers

Saturday & Sunday September 14 & 15 2019     Pepperdine University – Malibu, CA8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.   The College Board-endorsed two-day AP® workshop organized by Fondazione Italia in collaboration with Pepperdine University will provide teachers with in-depth training in AP® courses and teaching strategies. Participants engage in  pedagogical and content rich training […]