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: Roula Mizeraki

Roula Mizeraki holds an MA in TEFL/TESL. She teaches EAP at the Americal College of Greece. Apart from EAP, her current interests include online/blended instruction, writing instruction, and neuroscience in teaching.

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

Coordinators: Anastasia Metallinou & Vasiliki Lismani

 

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.

 

Vasiliki Lismani ( MA in Special Education, MA in Applied Linguistics/TESOL) has been a  teacher of English as a foreign language for more than 20 years. She has presented at international and national conferences and her articles have been published in national and international newsletters.

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: Eliza Raduca

Eliza Raduca is a CELTA certified teacher, speaker, presenter always in search of improvement and innovation. Holds a BA in Philology (University of Bucharest), a MSc in Political Science (National School of Political Sciences), completed Oxford Teachers’ Academy Masterclass Course – University of Oxford, Department for Continuing Education, Oxford University Press.

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