Anna Rein

Senior Lecturer in Italian

Teaching this semester

ITAL 1102. Elementary Italian II, A

Continuation of Italian 1101. Three class hours per week, plus weekly drill sessions and language laboratory assignments. Study of the basic forms, structures, and vocabulary. More attention is paid to reading and writing.


  • M.A. Italian Language Teaching and Culture, University Cà Foscari; Venice, Italy
  • Laurea in Lingue e Letterature Straniere, University of Pisa; Italy

Professional Credentials

  • ACTFL OPI/ILR and OPI full Certifications
  • Served as: QL in Italian AP Reading; IB examiner and moderator; Italian Language Expert for the National Foreign Language Center (University of Maryland)

Teaching Interests

  • Italian language and culture
  • Language teaching methodology and pedagogy
  • Drama, literature, and technology in foreign language teaching
  • Translation
  • Phonetics
  • Testing