Focus on English, French, Italian and Spanish language; English, French and Italian literature; linguistics and philology.
Freelance - London (UK)
Provided 1:1 and 2:1 tuition in Italian to students from beginner to advanced; Used communicative approach and communication-based activities like role play; Focused on the development of the four language skills; Planned and prepared lessons based on the students' needs, abilities and previous achievements; Encouraged students to use Italian language from day one, Helped students become confident and manage diverse types of communicative situations.
2015 - 2016
English and Italian teacher
British Institutes - Istituto Dante Alighieri - Pavia (Italy)
Used the communicative approach and helped students develop the four language skills (speaking, reading, listening and writing); Created a relaxed and friendly environment and encouraged cooperation between learners; Provided students with the necessary know-how to face different communicative situations; Wrote final reports; Provided students with the knowledge and tools to succeed in their final exam; Provided students with the necessary skills to use a foreign language in the workplace.
2012 - 2012
Teacher of Italian
Istituto Comprensivo Marzabotto - Sesto San Giovanni, Italy
Planned and prepared lessons, assignments, and instructional materials; Tailored course of study by developing modifications for several levels of academic ability and previous achievement; Selected materials and supplies such as textbooks; Employed a variety of teaching styles to respond to the needs of diverse learners; Simplified materials in order for students to study the school curriculum with ease: Helped a student learn how to read fluently in Italian, despite her initial struggles and reluctance; Helped pupils understand and study school subjects and succeed in their tests.
2014 - 0
Italian tutor online
Freelance - Pavia (Italy) - London (UK)
Taught Italian online to students from beginner to advanced; Assessed students on their level of Italian; Planned and prepared lessons, assignments and extra materials such as PowerPoint presentations, PDF documents and audio recordings; Created an interactive online environment through shared whiteboards, plugins and online-based exercises; Maintained a focus on communication and encouraged speaking from day one; Focused on the development of the four language skills; Helped students become confident and manage diverse types of communicative situations; Helped one student gain the necessary language and communication skills to move to Italy and start a new job.
WORKSHOP: "Dal cartaceo al digitale: materiali, strumenti e buone pratiche"
Leonardo da Vinci School - University for Foreigners of Siena - Milan, Italy
Focus on teaching approaches, methods and techniques; analysis of teaching materials; preparation of tailored teaching materials, theoretical knowledge of psycholinguistics, neurolinguistics and sociolinguistics.