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TOOL TYPE: Mobile App
DEVELOPED BY: Rosetta Stone Ltd
OPERATOR/TEACHER: immigrant
DESCRIPTION: This app is available only on the App Store for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch.
TAUGHT LANGUAGE: Greek + 23 Languages
WHICH LANGUAGE IS THE TOOL AVAILABLE IN?
English
DOES THIS TOOL COMPLY WITH CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No

If NOT, HOW DOES IT CLASSIFY THE LEVELS (Beginners, intermediate etc)? It tracks the progress of each user and based on words/phrases learned classifies the level of learner

DOES IT PROVIDE A FINAL CERTIFICATE? Not Specified

WHICH LANGUAGE SKILLS DOES IT ALLOW TO TRAIN (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)

Reading, Listening, Speaking, Writing

IS IT A FREE TOOL? Yes

DO YOU NEED TO LOG IN? Yes

Online School

ACCADEMIA DEL GIGLIO

Tool type: Online School 
Developed by: ACCADEMIA DEL GIGLIO
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: This Italian school offers individual paid courses for foreigners and for teachers of the Italian language who wish to deepen particular aspects of teaching Italian. There is also a blog with quizzes and articles to learn italian as foreign language. 
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool COMPLY WITH CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes

If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)?

All levels

Does it provide a final certificate? Not specified
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Reading, Listening, Speaking, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

ICON Italian Culture on the net

Tool type: Online School 
Developed by: ICON, Consortium of Italian universities, has aim of promoting and spreading the Italian language and culture in the world through e-learning and new technologies. The Italian universities that join the Consortium are.Bologna, Catania, Genova, Milano Statale, Napoli l’Orientale, Padova, Parma, Pisa, Roma Tor Vergata, Roma Tre, Salerno, Torino, Venezia e le due Università per Stranieri di Siena and Perugia.
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: This consortium of universities offers an online Degree Course in Italian Language and Culture for foreigners and numerous other activities such as 1st level Master's Degrees, online Italian courses for foreigners, and training modules for italian teachers.. The Italian language courses are available both in e-learning and in self-learning or as digital texts for the class in attendance.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes

If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)?

All levels

Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Reading, Listening, Speaking, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

CLI Dante Alighieri

Tool type: Online school, Blog 
Developed by: Centro Linguistico Italiano Dante Alighieri
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: This school opened in 1981 is specialized in teaching Italian language and culture to foreign students. In addition to courses in Rome, online courses are also available for all levels.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT, EN, FR, DE
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? All levels
Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

Learning Platform / Portal

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IT2 ITALIANO PER STRANIERI

Tool type: Learning Platform / Portal
Developed by: Casa editrice Loescher Editore
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: Portal of free resources for those who study and for those who teach Italian to foreigners as a second language. It offers numerous educational activities to develop written and oral comprehension, audio, video and games.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? All levels
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? Yes

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MILANO.ITALIANOSTRANIERI

Tool type: Learning Platform / Portal
Developed by: Milano.italianostranieri.org was carried out within the "Implementazione del Portale dell’Integrazione e sua gestione sperimentale a livello locale" project in agreement with ANCI and financed by the Ministry of Labor and Social Policies - General Directorate of Immigration and Integration Policies
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: This portal allows to search for IT L2 courses in Milan and gives a guide for L2 Italian teachers and a lot of free material for learning the language independently.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? All levels
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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LI Il portale della lingua italiana

Tool type: Learning platform/Portal
Developed by: Realized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (Directorate General for the Promotion of the Country System).
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: Portal concerning the teaching of italian language abroad and, more generally, to foreigners. It is possible to find information, addresses, videos, news and insights for who wants to learn italian language.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT, EN
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate etc)? It doesn't use any classification
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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RAI CULTURA ITALIANO – Grande Portale della Lingua Italiana

Tool type: Learning platform/Portal, Video
Developed by: RAI EDUCATIONAL
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: Portal that reorganizes and enhances the multimedia products made by RAI with the two Ministries involved, In Italia and Cantieri d'Italia, and those produced by other institutional bodies to make them accessible on a single platform. There are to main sections where it is possible to find videos, course and other material: - We learn Italian, for adult foreigners; - Browse the Italian language for CTP teachers.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? From A1 to B2
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing 
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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SKUOLA.NET Docenti

Tool type: Learning platform/Portal
Developed by: SKUOLA.NET
Operator/Teacher: Operator / teacher
Description: Search engine to find, on the basis of different criteria, useful resources for teaching italian (sheets, software and teaching materials, exercises, courses and various activities).
Taught language: IT. The portal is a search engine to find teaching material also in other languages (for example EN, FR, DE, SP, PT, ecc).
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? Not specified
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Not specified
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

Ebook / Online Library

BOOKREPUBLIC

Tool type: Ebook/Online library
Developed by: BOOKREPUBLIC
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: Online bookshop where it is possble to buy ebooks, but which also offers a selection of free downloadable ebooks. All sorts of novels and short stories are available and the default download format is epub (optimized for ebook readers).
Taught language: It's possible to find books in several foreign languages
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate etc)? Not specified
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening (if audio books), Reading
Is it a free tool? Only few ebooks could be downloaded for free
Do you need to log in? Yes

EASY READERS

Tool type: Ebook/Online library
Developed by: Imparareonline Ltd.
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: Web platform managed by qualified language teachers, which offers a rich variety of ebooks in Italian specific for foreigners, with different levels of difficulty. Clicking on each product, a clear description of the contents of the book opens immediately, with the possibility of downloading an extract for free to really see what it is. All the books are always in pdf format.
Taught language: Books are available in IT, FR, SP, DE, EN
Which language is the tool available in? IT, EN
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? All levels
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Reading
Is it a free tool? Only few ebooks could be downloaded for free
Do you need to log in? No

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Liber Liber

Tool type: Ebook / Online Library
Developed by: Liber Liber 
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: Online library accessible for free with a huge selection of free ebooks in Italian. The ebooks are all in the public domain, or in any case no longer covered by copyright, and include all the main literary genres: great classics, poetry books, adventure novels, essays and children's stories. The books can be downloaded in ePub, PDF, RTF, TXT, ODT or HTML formats.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate etc)? Not specified
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening (if audio books), Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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MANYBOOKS

Tool type: Ebook / Online Library
Developed by: Matthew McClintock, director of web services for Columbia College in Chicago, the largest college of arts, media and communications in the United States
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: Online library with around 30,000 eBooks. Each eBook is searchable by author, title or category, and can be downloaded for free and legally in ePub, PDF or Mobi formats after registering or reading directly online.
Taught language: Books are available in 35 languages, for examplei IT, EN SP, DE, PT, FR, ecc
Which language is the tool available in? EN
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate etc)? Not specified
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening (if audio books), Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? Yes

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Project Gutenberg

Tool type: Ebook/Online library
Developed by: Project Gutenberg 
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: This online library offers nearly 50,000 ebooks in all languages ​​to be downloaded for free, mostly great classics of literature no longer covered by copyright, or texts covered by copyright for which the authors have allowed the distribution for free. The books can be downloaded in different formats.
Taught language: Books are available in many languages, for example IT, EN SP, DE, PT, FR, ecc
Which language is the tool available in? EN
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate etc)? Not specified
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening (if audio books), Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

Videos

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ALMA.TV

Tool type: Video
Developed by: Alma edizioni
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: Free programs and content in live streaming h24 or available on demand, as well as various sections dedicated to the cinema, art, etc. It is possible to access to various types of material (online courses, transcriptions, etc.) and learn italian language independently registering on the Website. On their youtube channel there is a wide range of video courses/lessons focused on different topics. It is also possible to find online seminars for teachers.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT, EN
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If NOT, HOW DOES IT CLASSIFY THE LEVELS (Beginners, intermediate etc)? Video courses are from A1 to B1
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Corsi L-PACK

Tool type: Video
Developed by: The European project “L-PACK 2: Citizenship Language Pack For Migrants in Europe - Extended” started in January 2014 takes its name from the previous project L-PACK that produced an online A2 level course of colloquial Italian, Spanish, German, Lithuanian, Greek and Czech as second language addressed to adult migrants.
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: The L-PACK course consisting of 60 short videos with dialogues related to everyday life supported by grammar and comprehension activities had a big success and the materials, available on Youtobe, Wikibooks and Soundcloud, were consulted in 146 countries by 120.000 learners.
Taught language: SP, DE, LT, EL
Which language is the tool available in? IT, but some pages are also translated in FR, DE, SP, EN, Lithuanian, Greek, Polish.
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A2
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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NOI MONDO TV

Tool type: Video
Developed by: Developped by Millevoci Association with the co-financing of the European Integration Fund (EIF) of citizens from third countries, through the Ministry of the Interior, civil liberties and immigration departmentcon.
Operator/Teacher: both

Description: On the project website there are video lessons accompanied by a short written presentation on content and communication functions, by the transcription of any dialogues and by grammatical rules sheet.

Taught language: IT, EN, FR, SP, Arabic, Chinese, Russian, Albanian, Romanian.
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)?
Not specified
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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ADGBLOG.IT Italiano L2/LS

Tool type: Video
Developed by: ACCADEMIA DEL GIGLIO
Operator/Teacher: both

Description: This blog was created from the website adg.it with the need to communicate dynamically with the rest of the world. Managed by all the school staff, by his collaborators and friends and by students, in adgblog.it it is possible to find articles, video courses and quizzes. 

Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? All levels
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

  FREE  

IT2 ITALIANO PER STRANIERI

Tool type: Video
Developed by: Casa editrice Loescher Editore
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: Portal of free resources for those who study and for those who teach Italian to foreigners as a second language. It offers numerous educational activities to develop written and oral comprehension, audio, video and games.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? All levels
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? Yes

  FREE  

RAI CULTURA ITALIANO – Grande Portale della Lingua Italiana

Tool type: Video
Developed by: RAI EDUCATIONAL
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: Portal that reorganizes and enhances the multimedia products made by RAI with the two Ministries involved, In Italia and Cantieri d'Italia, and those produced by other institutional bodies to make them accessible on a single platform. There are to main sections where it is possible to find videos, course and other material: - We learn Italian, for adult foreigners; - Browse the Italian language for CTP teachers.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? From A1 to B2
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing 
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

  FREE  

LI Il portale della lingua italiana

Tool type: Video
Developed by: Realized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (Directorate General for the Promotion of the Country System).
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: Portal concerning the teaching of italian language abroad and, more generally, to foreigners. It is possible to find information, addresses, videos, news and insights for who wants to learn italian language.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT, EN
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate etc)? It doesn't use any classification
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

Websites

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CAMPUS ITALIANO PER STRANIERI

Tool type: Website
Developed by: MONDADORI EDUCATION
Operator/Teacher: Operator/teacher
Description: Disciplinary portal with digital resources and services for teachers
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate etc)? All levels
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes, but it recommend paid books
Do you need to log in? No

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IT2 LINGUA MIGRANTE -ITALIANO PER STRANIERI

Tool type: Website
Developed by: 50Languages LC
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: Learn Greek quickly and easily with book 2 MP3-language courses! Greek as a foreign language includes 100 easy lessons (100 lessons are free). All dialogues and sentences are spoken by native speakers. No prior grammar knowledge is needed. You can start learning immediately! Just click on the sentences to see the answers.
Taught language: Greek 
Which language is the tool available in? English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate etc)? Not specified
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Reading, Listening
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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IMPARIAMO ITALIANO

Tool type: Website
Developed by: Website created by Jordi Tremosa with the cooperation of italian 2L teachers in charge of the drafting and review of the exercises and quizzes attached to videos.
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: Website connected to FB and Instagram pages with differend types of exercises to learn italian langiage.
Taught language: IT, but also some exercises to learn EN
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Νο
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate etc)? It doesn't use any classification
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Reading, Listening, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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IT2 LINGUA MIGRANTE -ITALIANO PER STRANIERI

Tool type: Website
Developed by: Website conceived by Maurizio Guercio and developped by Maurizio Guercio and Luisa Rizzo. It is the result of the relationships and practices activated in the context of DIDAweb, a community of school operators engaged in research / collaborative action.
Operator/Teacher: Operator/teacher
Description: Website that provides different resources not only related to the teaching of Italian language, but also articles, news and many publications on the topic of immigration.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? From A1 to B2
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) They change depending on the level selected
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

 

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ITALIANO L2

Tool type: Website
Developed by: Insegnati di IT L2
Operator/Teacher: Operator/teacher
Description: This Website is connected to a public group on Facebook designed to exchange information and useful materials for italian language teachers (crossword puzzles, examples for role play, material for IWB, exercises, etc.).
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? From A1 to B1
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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ITALIANOXSTRANIERI.COM

Tool type: Website
Developed by: Imparareonline Ltd. 
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: Sito internet che offre gratuitamente esercizi per studenti e docenti di italiano L2 relativi a grammatica, verbi, vocaboli, modi di dire e letture. Inoltre, è presente un'apposita sezione di articoli, oltre ad una guida molto dettagliata, su come insegnare a studenti stranieri la lingua italiana se ci si approccia per la prima volta a tale attività.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc) ? It doesn't use any classification
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

 

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NOI PARLIAMO ITALIANO

Tool type: Website
Developed by: Website conceived and managed by the italian L2 teachers Tomas Cipriani and Enrico Palumbo
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: This website is created for foreign students, or those with linguistic difficulties, and teachers of Italian language. It offers a lot of material including grammar sheets, exercises with automatic correction, graduated readings, information and cultural notes, audio and video, games.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? All levels
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

 

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THOUGHTCO.

Tool type: Website
Developed by: THOUGHTCO.
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: This Website it offers thousands of resources for both students and italian teachers, from vocabulary and grammar, to advanced conversational and writing exercises. 
Taught language: EN, SP, FR, DE, IT, Japanese, Chinese, Russian
Which language is the tool available in? EN
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)?  Beginners, elementary, intermediate, advanced
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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LEARN ITALIAN DAILY

Tool type: Website
Developed by: © 2020 Learn Italian Daily
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: This Website is designed to independently improve italian language. An online course is available and divided into three parts (from the easiet to the hardest) .For each lesson, there are clear grammatical explanations and exercises, cartoons and songs. Finally, the site is linked to social pages such as facebook, twitter and google plus updated every day. Paid online individual lessons are also possible.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? Not specified
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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LI Il portale della lingua italiana

Tool type: Website
Developed by: Realized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (Directorate General for the Promotion of the Country System).
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: Portal concerning the teaching of italian language abroad and, more generally, to foreigners. It is possible to find information, addresses, videos, news and insights for who wants to learn italian language.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT, EN
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate etc)? It doesn't use any classification
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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ALMA.TV

Tool type: Website
Developed by: Alma edizioni
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: Free programs and content in live streaming h24 or available on demand, as well as various sections dedicated to the cinema, art, etc. It is possible to access to various types of material (online courses, transcriptions, etc.) and learn italian language independently registering on the Website. On their youtube channel there is a wide range of video courses/lessons focused on different topics. It is also possible to find online seminars for teachers.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT, EN
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If NOT, HOW DOES IT CLASSIFY THE LEVELS (Beginners, intermediate etc)? Video courses are from A1 to B1
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

TOOL TYPE: Mobile App
DEVELOPED BY: Rosetta Stone Ltd
OPERATOR/TEACHER: immigrant
DESCRIPTION: This app is available only on the App Store for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch.
TAUGHT LANGUAGE: Greek + 23 Languages
WHICH LANGUAGE IS THE TOOL AVAILABLE IN?
English
DOES THIS TOOL COMPLY WITH CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No

If NOT, HOW DOES IT CLASSIFY THE LEVELS (Beginners, intermediate etc)? It tracks the progress of each user and based on words/phrases learned classifies the level of learner

DOES IT PROVIDE A FINAL CERTIFICATE? Not Specified

WHICH LANGUAGE SKILLS DOES IT ALLOW TO TRAIN (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)

Reading, Listening, Speaking, Writing

IS IT A FREE TOOL? Yes

DO YOU NEED TO LOG IN? Yes

Blog

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ADGBLOG.IT Italiano L2/LS

Tool type: Blog
Developed by: ACCADEMIA DEL GIGLIO
Operator/Teacher: both

Description: This blog was created from the website adg.it with the need to communicate dynamically with the rest of the world. Managed by all the school staff, by his collaborators and friends and by students, in adgblog.it it is possible to find articles, video courses and quizzes. 

Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? All levels
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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ITALIANO L2 E ALTRE BELLEZZE

Tool type: Blog
Developed by: Fabio Ruggiero
Operator/Teacher: Operator/teacher
Description: This blog has the goal to exchange information and share learning methodologies in teaching Italian as a second language.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) They change depending on the article typology
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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LEARN ITALIAN DAILY

Tool type: Website
Developed by: © 2020 Learn Italian Daily
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: This Website is designed to independently improve italian language. An online course is available and divided into three parts (from the easiet to the hardest) .For each lesson, there are clear grammatical explanations and exercises, cartoons and songs. Finally, the site is linked to social pages such as facebook, twitter and google plus updated every day. Paid online individual lessons are also possible.
Taught language: IT
Which language is the tool available in? IT
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? Not specified
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No