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Italian Teacher Webinar – 27th November 2020

Ready for a new webinar about the CILS B1 cittadinanza exam? The CILS B1 cittadinanza exam is a relatively new exam, created by the University for Foreigners of Siena in 2019 after an important change about the requirements to apply for the Italian citizenship. In June we did a webinar for Italian teachers about some […]

Italian Teacher Webinar

Italian Teacher Webinar – 6th June 2020

A fantastic Italian teacher webinar about CILS B1 Cittadinanza! Our Italian teacher webinar in collaboration with Ornimi Editions took place on the 6th June 2020. Ornimi Editions is a publishing house specialised in textbooks of Italian as a foreign language. As more and more students take the CILS B1 Cittadinanza exam in order to apply […]

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Space Management in Language Teaching

In modern language teaching one of the most important aspects is the space management. Space management is not only related with the simple arrangement of the students (in a semicircle, small groups), but also to the way the students occupy the space during our activities: this is why teachers have to consider it as an […]

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Italian is not for me

JOIN OUR WORKSHOP IN MILANO Be creative! Being creative also means proposing different options for the language learning to facilitate the different learning styles of the students and trying to keep a high level of motivation. To be creative we need to be conscious of what is around us, being curious, and in the Web 2.0 […]

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Textbook Simplification

JOIN OUR WORKSHOP IN MILANO The annual report about foreign citizenship students, issued by the Italian Minister of Education (MIUR), challenges us to think about the real possibility of educational success for immigrants. Reading the data, we find out that in 2013/2014, only 90,6% of foreign students in Secondary school have passed the year, while this […]

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How To Become an Italian Teacher

In recent years the interest in the Italian language has grown considerably. A recent research said that Italian is the language most chosen as fourth language to be studied globally. Along with the request to study Italian is also growing the offer of Italian teachers. Many write to us asking what they need to do […]

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Good Reasons to Become an Italian Teacher

Why should you become an Italian teacher to foreigners? So many answers to this question! First of all, if you want to become an Italian teacher, you do it for pure passion. Passion for your country, your traditions, your history and, of course, your language! A language is something real, alive, that changes with every […]

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Students Talking Time

What is the students talking time? In order to understand the students talking time, we need to start from a simple question: why do we study a foreign language? There is a million answer to this question but in the end the main reason is always the same: we want to speak with people from […]

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Certification to teach Italian

What’s the best certification to teach Italian? This is the most frequent question asked by all those who want to teach Italian and find out how to gain the necessary knowledge and expertise. There is not a right answer. It depends on you. It depends on which kind of teacher you want to be and […]

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Learning and Teaching With Comics

Have you ever tried learning and teaching with comics? Learning and teaching with comics become fun and engaging. Comics have always been perceived as a minor art, relegated to an audience of children; it has reached its fullest maturity only in the last mid century, has freed himself of the adjective “childhood” achieving the “adult […]