This workshop provides teachers with concrete strategies for designing and implementing an effective AP Italian Language and Culture curriculum, drawing from the Curriculum Framework. Participants will develop activities and assessments that present language in cultural context, appropriately build students' proficiencies in the modes of communication as defined in the Standards for Foreign Language Learning: Preparing for the 21st Century and integrate "authentic materials" into language instruction. After attending this workshop, participants will be able to implement strategies to effectively prepare students for the AP exam and develop or revise a syllabus to align with course requirements.
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