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
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.
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.