The Italian Resource Center
promotes and supports the teaching of Italian in Connecticut, thanks to the Partnership among the
Consulate General of Italy
and the department of Modern Languages of the Central Connecticut State University,
in collaboration with the Italian American Committee on Education
which sponsors and supervises its activities.
is equipped with books, multimedia materials, and cultural resources
indispensable to the teaching and diffusion of the Italian language and culture.
It regularly organizes professional development workshops for teachers of
Italian in Connecticut, and other educational, cultural and social activities
related to Italy.
The Italian Resource Center is located in Rm. 304, on
the third floor of the
Burritt Library at the Central Connecticut State University (CCSU)
in New Britain.
By visiting the Center, teachers and
students of Italian can borrow a variety of didactic resources, and receive
assistance in their work and study. The Center is open to educational
institutions, researchers, teachers, and to all those who are interested in
Italian language, culture and society.