Articles and resources for those who want to learn Italian at home or in one of our schools in Italy. Including Italian culture and festivals, online tips and resources, and also information about Italian courses.

Riviera under Candlelight

The event returns to liven up the squares, libraries, villas and parks of Riviera del Brenta. It was founded in 2010 as an idea of a group of local entrepreneurs to lengthen the tourist seasons by offering original and suggestive opportunities to experience the emotional experiences brought on by the natural light of candles, an element that is characteristic of both a romantic atmosphere, and also of the times past, when these Villas were built.

Summer courses with TANDEM International

Summer courses with TANDEM International. Learn German, French, Italian and Spanish

Learn Italian in Italy

Italy is one of the most beautiful countries in Europe and worldwide. It offers both the natural beauty of the countryside and the richness of urban settings. There you have a chance to enjoy the sea, the mountains and the cities, all within easy reach. Moreover, Italy's dreamy light and spectacular landscapes seem made for romance, and its three millennia of history, culture and cuisine seduce every visitor. Finally, Italy has long been a fertile center of artistic and intellectual achievement. From art to science, literature to cinema and music, the influence of Italian culture has been spread throughout Europe.

2018-01-05T17:56:28+00:00 2017-03-22|Categories: Italian Schools|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Between calli and campielli… mysterious words from Venice

n Venice “streets” don’t exist and there’s only one square and two avenues! Finding your own way in Venice isn’t child’s play. Just having a great sense of direction isn’t enough; in Venice the moment will come when you have to ask for information. In these moments you will have to pay attention to some fundamental words: calle, campo, rio, ruga, and nizioleto.

Learn Italian in Milan at Il Centro – What their students say!

Il Centro students share their experiences! What they liked and how the school helped them in learning and improving Italian language in Milan

2018-01-24T15:17:57+00:00 2016-06-07|Categories: Italian Schools|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

ROME: a great city to learn Italian at our TANDEM school

Roma, Rome, the City of seven hills, Caput Mundi (head of the world) - whatever you call it, one thing is for sure, Rome's beauty overtakes all who enter its ancient walls.  With 300.00 habitants we can say that it is an enriched city! With a nice sunny climate, and an unparalleled wealth of history [...]

2018-03-01T20:06:33+00:00 2016-04-29|Categories: Italian Schools|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Teaching languages through “movie a cura di Cristiano Sanna”

Teaching languages through Movie Making (TLMM) è un metodo di insegnamento linguistico basato sulla creazione da parte degli studenti di un cortometraggio. Ha vinto l'European Label for the Languages nel 2010 e, nel contesto del programma europeo LLP, è stato portato avanti grazie al progetto finanziato con fondi Leonardo “CiLL, Creativity in Language Learning” e [...]

2018-02-28T15:49:09+00:00 2016-02-09|Categories: Italian Schools|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

We love Milan from USA!

Milano sta vivendo un grande momento per il commercio italiano, ma anche per la sua immagine di fiore all’occhiello dell’Italia agli occhi del mondo intero. La capitale lombarda ha ospitato Expo 2015, il cui tema è stato l’importanza della nutrizione e del cibo, oltre che della sana alimentazione per un vivere altamente qualificato. Non sapevamo, [...]

2018-02-28T16:03:18+00:00 2016-02-04|Categories: Italian Schools|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

CILS (Certificazione di Italiano come Lingua Straniera)

CILS is a certification of Italian-language abilities for non-native speakers. It is useful to those who study Italian, who work and study within an Italian context, and to those who want to evaluate their knowledge of Italian. All foreigners and all Italian citizens living abroad can take the CILS examination. There are no limits in [...]