Eastchester High School World Language teachers Gessica Roviezzo and Laura Marcoccia bring a global perspective to their classes as they incorporate a multitude of disciplines into their lessons.
During one AP Italian class, Roviezzo’s students worked in groups and studied reproductions of paintings in their classroom. The students used their language skills to discuss the different techniques that the artists employed.
“We want the students to look at a piece and create cross-cultural understandings. Our goal is for them to be able to analyze and use their language skills through the arts. We are trying to move away from the classic grammatical memorization ...Read the rest of this post