Portrait of Emma Abbate

Emma Abbate

Teacher High School Liceo Diaz, Caserta Italy Education

I’m a former teacher of Latin - History- Art and Geography in English since 1998/9, specialised in CLIL (Content and Language Integrated Learning). I teach in Cambridge International IGCSE® High School Alessandro Manzoni (Caserta), I'm trainer and author of digital content and free-lance researcher.
I cooperate with the University of Naples L’ Orientale as an expert in CLIL Masters courses and I gained specific expertise in Erasmus+ project management as coordinator of several projects funded by the EU.
I hold a BA in Literature, Latin, History and Geography teaching, MA in e-Learning and CLIL and PhD in History (University Federico II-Naples).
I attended several master's degrees in teaching methodology and use of ICT, a Specialization Master in teaching students with special needs at the secondary level and a Diploma for teaching Italian as a Foreign Language, both held by Orientale in Naples.
I have far-reaching experience in continuous Professional development for teachers, teacher trainers, Headteachers (e-learning courses, blended courses, on the job, workshops) in the Italian context and also in international communities of peers on CLIL, Language Teaching, Technology Enhanced Language Teaching (TELL).
I have presented papers at national and international conferences and published articles in peer-reviewed journals.
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