Laurea in Lettere Classiche, University of Pisa, Italy
Antonella Salvia has been teaching Italian language since 2000 when she moved to Belgium to teach at the University of Brussels. After returning to Italy she began teaching American students in 2001 and since then has taught in several study abroad programs in Florence. She has been teaching Italian language and culture at Syracuse University since 2001.
She completed a Master’s degree at the University ‘Ca Foscari in Venice (Italy) in Pedagogy and Didactics for teaching Italian Language and Culture to Foreigners, with a thesis titled “From Television Talk Show to the Cinema: Four Didactic Proposals. The Audio-Visual in Teaching Italian to Foreign Students.” She also completed DITALS (Didattica dell’italiano a stranieri) certification in the methodology of teaching Italian as a second language granted by University for Foreigners of Siena, Italy.