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Every Child Conference 2nd edition: “Engage – Social and Emotional Learning” By Com.It.Es SF On November 03, 2018

Italian methods of education have led the way in child-centered education which takes into account the child’s unique ideas, preferences, learning styles, characteristics, motivations, and interests. Italy was also the first country to adopt a single-track educational system focused on the full participation of all students irrespective of disability. Last year, Comites SF partnered with […]

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150th Italian Heritage Parade, San Francisco October 7th

San Francisco’s Italian-American Community celebrates the Italian Heritage Parade, featuring Italian and Italian-American dignitaries, music, performances, floats, and representatives of Italian and Italian-American organizations and businesses. The Parade begins at 12:30 pm at the foot of Jefferson and Powell Streets in Fisherman’s Wharf, proceeds south through North Beach on Columbus Avenue and ends in Washington […]

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Italian Language Teachers’ Workshop – Los Angeles, Oct 20-21 2018

The third annual convention of ILT (Italian Languag Teachers’ Workshop), organized by the Italian Department of the University of Southern California (USC) aims to bring together Italian language instructors to share their work and  strategies on how to galvanize interest in the study of Italian Language and Culture in the US and to increase enrollment. […]

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Kids Italian cooking workshop on Saturday Nov. 17 at Los Angeles!

In celebration of La Settimana della Cucina Italiana, or Week of Italian Cuisine, Fondazione Italia, the Italian Cultural Institute Los Angeles, and Saor Project™ are coming together to offer an Italian Cooking Workshop for kids ages 5-12. The workshop will be kicked off with the screening of a short animated film, “Fiabe di Riso.” First screened […]

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Sacramento City Council Adopts Resolution Recognizing Italian-American Heritage Day

Sacramento City Council declared the second Monday of October as Italian-American Heritage Day. This is the same day as Columbus Day is observed. The Resolution was the result of efforts by the local Italian-American community to have their traditional holiday recognized by the City. Members of the Italian community were on hand at City Hall to […]

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Italian “The Harvest” at 8^ San Francisco Green Film Festival

GREEN FILM FESTIVAL returns for 8th year with a week of new environmental films, discussions, and special events that spark green ideas and connections.   Watch Italian film “The Harvest” next Friday September 7th, 7:30 pm at Cowell Theatre And following the screening, join them to celebrate with an unforgettable dance party with special live performance by Non […]

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Kids Theater Class: 15-week course FREE at Burbank, Los Angeles

 Commedia dell’Arte Kids Theater Class Starts Sunday, September 9 15-week course for kids ages 7-14 is FREE Fondazione Italia’s 15-week Italian Commedia dell’Arte theater course gives kids an introduction to the history and artistic developments surrounding the use of masks in storytelling which evolved into a rich theater tradition in Italy commonly known as Commedia […]

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Riconosciuta la parità scolastica a “La Scuola International School” di San Francisco

L’anno scolastico 2018/19 sarà contraddistinto da un’importante novità nel panorama del sistema della formazione italiana nel mondo: è stata, infatti, riconosciuta – dal MAECI e dal MIUR – la parità scolastica a “La Scuola International School”  di San Francisco per i segmenti dell’infanzia e della primaria. Questo istituto affiancherà negli Stati Uniti la “Scuola d’Italia […]

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Kid’s Italian Language Video Contest 2018

      In honor of Italian Language Week, Fondazione Italia, in collaboration with the Italian Consulate General in Los Angeles, has launched the second annual Italian Language Kids Video Contest! The Week of the Italian Language in the World is an event promoted yearly by the cultural and diplomatic network in the third week of October. […]

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Maestro Riccardo Frizza at IIC San Francisco- August 27, 2018

After his last appearance four years ago, Maestro Riccardo Frizza is returning to the Bay Area for his fourth collaboration with the SF Opera. This season he will be conducting Donizetti’s iconic Roberto Devereux, from September 8th to the 27th, 2018. His previous productions include Lucrezia Borgia in 2011, I Capuleti e i Montecchi in […]