Francesca Bea

francesca-beaLaurea in Modern Languages and Literature, Università di Firenze, Florence, Italy


Francesca Bea specialized in the Methodology of Teaching Italian as a Second Language and teaching Italian Literature to foreigners at the Koinè School for Foreigners.

She has been teaching Italian as a Second Language at Syracuse University in Florence since 2000 and currently works with the SUF Internship Program as faculty supervisor for internships with “La Bottega del Cioccolato.” She has also taught at the Florence centers for the Università per Stranieri, Pepperdine University, the Accademia Italiana and California State University. In addition to teaching Italian as a Second Language to foreigners, she has been a private language tutor in Greek and Latin for Italian high school students since 1995.