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ATTENTION: ILF TEACHER MEMBERS

This seminar is open to all ILF Teacher Members. Not a Member? REGISTER HERE Already a Member?  RSVP The Italian Language Foundation and the Embassy of Italy are co-hosting a full day seminar for teachers of Italian. Date: March 21, 2020, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Location: Embassy of Italy  – 3000 Whitehaven Street NW […]

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2020 Teacher Workshop #1

Refine your AP Italian Language & Culture Teaching Skills In collaboration with the COLLEGE BOARD and the CONSULATE OF ITALY, ITALIAN LANGUAGE FOUNDATION has organized this upcoming free workshop: When: February 1, 2020From: 8:30am – 4:00pm ETWhere: Consulate of Italy690 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10065Presenter: Maria Gloria Borsa Workshop Information: Free for all Italian Language Foundation (ILF) Teacher Members: WORKSHOP REGISTRATION LINK. Not an […]

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Andrea Bocelli, Opera & the Italian Language

As the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards are upon us (Jan 26, 5pm PM/8pm ET) and we all look forward to our favorite artists and the grand performances, I am drawn to Latino and international crossover artists who make it into mainstream.   I hope first-ever artist nominees like Andrea Bocelli win. Especially since most recently I […]

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Louis Tallarini to be honored with the Joseph Maselli Heritage Award

Italian Language Foundation’s Chairman, Louis Tallarini is being honored by the American Italian Renaissance Foundation with the Joseph Maselli Heritage Award on January 25 at the organization’s 35th Louisiana American Italian Sports Hall of Fame Gala. The event gala honors and celebrates the contributions of Italian Americans in the sports, entertainment, medical and civic fields. […]

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A Note from our President…

Buon Anno! 2020 has arrived, and it is a time for new beginnings. As I think about my personal goals for this year, it’s clear that my commitment at the Italian Language Foundation, and Italian language education, are extremely important to me. Since 2008, when Louis Tallarini and I founded the Italian Language Foundation, Inc., […]

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Felice Anno Nuovo | Join us as we fulfill our 2020 Goals!

When we bid goodbye to 2019, our organization was elated to have advanced our mission through the following key accomplishments: Awards of Excellence provided to qualifying AP Italian students across the USA . Advocated for the successful reinstatement of Italian courses , including AP Italian, at the illustrious LaGuardia High school in Manhattan. Worked closely with our […]

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Upcoming in 202O: AP Teacher Workshop

When: February 1, 2020 From: 8:30am – 4:00pm ET Where: Consulate of Italy 690 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10065 Presenter: Maria Gloria Borsa Workshop Information: Free for all Italian Language Foundation (ILF) Teacher Members: WORKSHOP DETAILS Not an ILF Teacher Member yet? BECOME A MEMBER to ensure you can attend this workshop at no […]

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You Don’t Have To Be Italian to Love Italian Language and Culture!

I love advancement, especially Latino advancement and every opportunity that affords you the ability to learn & succeed, I say do it! And that’s exactly what Latino high school students are doing (26% per @College Board), studying the Advanced Placement (AP) Italian Language and Culture Course and the numbers continue to grow. And the Italian Language […]

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