Special Interest Groups (SIGs) are an integral part of the TESOL Greece vibrant community of ELT professionals. Their purpose and function is to afford TESOL Greece members specific opportunities to share information or research in specialized fields. Our six SIGs, which have been established and supported by certain TESOL Greece members who wish to hone their skills within a particular area or specialization of TEFL, are the following:

ADULT LEARNERS SIG

Coordinator: Lia Kallianos 

Lia Kallianos specializes in adult education and training. She teaches Business English and ESP, as well as EAP at the American College of Greece

DRAMA AND LITERATURE SIG

Coordinator: Zafi Mandali

Zafi Mandali, Teacher of English, Director of studies, author, presenter, active in the educational field for many decades with an on going passion for learning.

LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES SIG

Coordinators: Anna Zacharatou & Anna Petala

Anna Zacharatou has been teaching EFL for a number of years. She served on the TESOL Greece Board as Secretary  General (2006-2009) and she is a founding member of the Drama & Literature SIG and its Coordinator from 2009-2011.

Anna Petala

SPECIFIC LEARNING DIFFERENCES SIG

Coordinator: Anastasia Metallinou

Anastasia Metallinou (BA Hons, MEd) is an experienced English language teacher and dyslexia (SpLDs) specialist. She is the co-author of English Sounds Fun. Anastasia is a member of IATEFL and of the British Dyslexia Association.

TEACHER DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH SIG

Coordinator: Liana Kyriakea

Liana Kyriakea holds an MA in TESOL (Deree) and she is an EAP instructor at the American College of Greece.

YOUNG LEARNERS SIG

Coordinator: Roussetia Nikoliadou

Roussetia Nikoliadou has been a teacher of English for 22 years. She firmly believes teaching is a fully rewarding vocation through which teaching and learning are interchangeable.