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The 3 December 2021 will be held at elections for renewal of the Committees for Italians Abroad (ASSISTANT), reserved for Italian citizens registered with the AIRE of the Netherlands. To be able to vote, you must register on the electoral roll of the Consular Chancellery of Den Haag by 3 NOVEMBER 2021.
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The courses of the new school year 2021/2022 they started between the end of September and the beginning of October 2021. All courses are held regularly in-person. Applications can still be submitted by completing the relevant online forms.
New courses can be organized wherever there is a sufficient number of requests. In particular, the Rotterdam courses were reactivated this year, Utrecht, Almere and Maastricht.
ESI also organizes individual courses for each need. Then thanks to the experience gained, ESI also offers courses “at a distance”, with modalities to be agreed according to requests. Registration forms

Schede di Accertamento Linguistico dell’alunno
In the previous school year, due to the Covid19 epidemic, all courses had gone into mode “at-distance”, to return later, at the end of April 2021, to the mode “in-presence”.

With the beginning of the current school year 2021/2022, all courses are held regularly in-person, while maintaining the precautionary recommendations and procedures in place (hygiene, distance, prohibition of gathering and access of parents in the classrooms). On request, courses for ADULTS can also be held remotely.
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corsi individuali
The next CILS exams for all levels will take place THURSDAY 2 DECEMBER 2021 at the ESI headquarters in Den Haag. Deadline for registrations: 20 October 2021.  More information
Organizzazione dei corsi
The training offer is developed on the three levels of education, of teaching, and the organization, and is aimed at students, to teachers, to families and all personnel involved in the training process. An eclectic approach is used that favors the acquisition of communicative competence through the fundamental moments of listening, of speaking, of reading and writing. Read more    

corsi esi Olanda
As an integral part of the Italian language and culture learning courses, the students (adults and children) they are encouraged and guided by teachers to develop specific teaching projects, such as projects to facilitate the approach to Italian literature and the analysis of the text, or the ideation and writing of fantastic stories. Go to Projetti

progettare insieme
ATTENTION: ESI is currently looking for teachers resident in the Eindhoven area. Interested parties can send a CV to ESI secretariat

ESI is a Stichting (Non-profit organization) under Dutch law, which organizes Italian language and culture courses throughout the Dutch territory. In choosing teachers, we turn to native teachers who have a specific degree and / or experience or certification in teaching Italian LS or L2. Read more