Theresa Portell is a former nurse turned EFL teacher with a focus on learning differences. She is from Chicago, USA and has been living in the Athens area with her Greek husband and two sons since 1992.
A believer in the spirit of volunteerism, she has taken part in a variety of non-profit activities including her current position as a board member of Αξίες Ζωής στην Εκπαίδευση (Living Values in Education).
I have been an EFL teacher for the past 20 years and have been working with learners with Specific Learning Difficulties and more recently with Adult learners; my articles have been published in newsletters. I hold a Bed. fromUniversity of Athens, an M. A. in Special and Inclusive Education from Nottingham Trent University and CELTA Certificate.
holds an "Advanced Diploma in Tesol" by the Hellenic American Union .In love with alternative ways of teaching and learn through play style of learning.He's been specialising to learning differences and dyslexic learners.Active in the field of ELT since 2012. Can be considered as a "tech-guy" as he uses technology in his everyday life.
holds a B.A. in English Language and Literature. She has been teaching in a Private Language Institute since she was 19. She has been involved in various projects that include web 2.0 tools in teaching the young EFL learners. She also works as a dance teacher and a camp leader in the summer. She loves seminars and she is a fluent speaker of French.
My name is Maria Halkiadaki and I’m a graduate of English Language from the Hunter College, in USA with its equivalent title from D.O.A.T.A.P. My 25 years-continuous-contact with “ the children of my heart “ helped me develop an organizational spirit, an analytical thinking, collaboration, patience and perseverance, significant skills for those who want to achieve goals and to seize the opportunities offered.
has a degree in English Language and Literature from the University of Athens. She has attended the EFL Methodology Update, the Effective Organisation, Administration and Planning and a course in Differentiated Learning from the Open University.
She is an NLP Master graduate and a licenced Counsellor in Vocational Guidance from the University of Nicosia, Paraskevi has been teaching English for 10 years and is a co-owner of a FL School in Kolonos.