10.21.11 Teaching Italian IV: The New AP Exam: Formazione di docenti e discenti

Teaching Italian
Symposium/Workshop for Instructional Materials

Meeting IV:
The New AP Exam: Formazione di docenti e discenti

Friday, October 21, 2011
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Montclair State University
University Hall - 7th Floor Conference Center

Instructors (or teachers) participating in this annual symposium will be engaged in both methodological discussions and hands-on design to create pedagogically sound instructional materials for use in Advanced Placement Italian Language and Culture curricula.

  • Review the new AP exam format
  • Discuss techniques to develop students’ language proficiency
  • Create your own series of materials for immediate classroom use

Specialists in Italian as a Second Language to present include:

  • Frank Nuessel     University of Louisville; Chief Reader, Italian AP Exam
  • Elissa Tognozzi    University of California, Los Angeles

It is with great sorrow that we inform you of the untimely passing of Prof.ssa Barbara Carbon (Department of Spanish and Italian at Montclair State University) on June 15th.  An inspiring member of the Teaching Italian series Organizing Committee and a beloved colleague, Barbara had been scheduled to present and facilitate a workshop during our upcoming  "Teaching Italian Symposium: The New AP Exam: Formazione di docenti e discenti,"  with Elissa Tognozzi and Frank Nuessel.

This conference will now be dedicated  to her memory.

7 Professional Development Credit Hours will be awarded

Sponsored by the Coccia Institute and the Department of Spanish and Italian at Montclair State University

Registration fee: $50 (includes Breakfast, Luncheon and Parking)
$25 for MSU Faculty/Prospective teachers of Italian
To Register: Please visit http://tinyurl.com/6hsozls
Please contact Victoria Buchner at 973.655.7977 or via email: vskbuchner@gmail.com