College Board to launch AP Remote Learning

The College Board has announced they are working diligently to provide remote learning support for AP students and teachers including the ability for students to take AP Exams from home. For more information via: College Board website. Also follow us across our social media platforms as we will continue to post College Board updates to […]

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Interview With Consulate of Italy in Buenos Aires, Argentina

On behalf of the Italian Language Foundation, an in-person interview was conducted with Marco Petacco, the Consul General of the Consulato Generale d’Italia in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and with the Director of Education, Professor Giampiero Finocchiaro. Consul General Petacco commented that the teaching of the Italian language is one of the primary goals of the […]

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A Teacher’s Perspective on AP Italian

For many years I wondered why our beautiful Italian language and culture was not among other languages that offered students the opportunity to enroll in the AP course.  I inquired several times at annual conferences to no avail.  When the College Board decided to offer the AP Course/Exam in Italian in 1995 ~ (Inset#1), needless to say, […]

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2020 February Teacher Workshop

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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Italian Language Foundation Board of Governors

Italian Language Foundation Appoints Board Members

ITALIAN LANGUAGE FOUNDATION APPOINTS BOARD MEMBERS EMILIA NUCCIO AND ENZO PIZZIMENTI AS GOVERNORS OF THE BOARD June 2, 2019, New York, NY: The Italian Language Foundation is thrilled to announce its existing Board Members, Ms. Emilia Nuccio and Mr. Enzo Pizzimenti, will be taking on roles on the Italian Language Foundation’s Board of Governors as […]

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