My name is Amalia Gkountara and I am 33 years old. I am native Greek and I leave in southern Greece, on the island of Crete. I am a professional language teacher, working for the last 12 years in public schools in Greece. 

User details

  • Country
    Greece
  • Languages You Speak
    English German Greek
  • Languages You Learn
    French
  • Occupation
    Teacher
  • Education
    B.A. in Department of Educational & Social Policy, School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts, University of Macedonia
  • Please introduce yourself by sharing the information: why are you interested in learning languages and what is your major motivation; you may write about you as a personality, mentioning your main life achievements and goals; any other interesting information about you, which you would like to share will be appreciated. NOTE: You may write in different languages, so that different language speakers can read and understand the text.

    My name is Amalia and I am a native Greek speaker.

    I am teaching Greek language to children and adults through the use of educational software and assistive technology for more than twelve years.


  • How did you know about LONET?
    other source
  • Languages You Teach
    Greek
  • Please write about your methods and tools, which you use during teaching practice. You may explain why do you like teaching and mention why learners should chose you as their Teacher. Please describe structure of your lessons and explain to your potential learners what are the benefits of your methodology. You may add other details concerning your teaching practice and experience, which you consider essential and interesting. You may upload a plan of your lesson, as an example, or mention the major topics/context/material your lessons are based on. You are welcome to share any other information about you as a personality and character features, which describe you as a good language Teacher.

    My name is Amalia and I am a native Greek speaker.

    I am teaching Greek language to children and adults through the use of educational software and assistive technology for more than twelve years. Main goal of my lessons is learning Greek in an easy, comfort and fun way.

    I am really flexible and all lessons are adjusted to each student’s individual learning needs, skills, interests and goals. 

    Age groups: All ages

    Levels: All levels (from Beginners to Advanced)

    Topics:

    • Speaking / Basic Communication Skills
    • Reading (texts are based on each student’s interests)
    • Vocabulary (not just remembering but active-recall learning to make new words stick)
    • Writing, Grammar

    The teaching material I use (textbook, listening exercises, videos) is based on the New Detailed Examination Syllabus and my students can prepare for Certification of Attainment in Greek Exams, if the wish to do so.

    If my lessons suit your needs, I would be glad to meet you in a trial lesson.



  • Please shortly write about your professional background, certification and teaching experience. Indicate the age groups and levels you teach. What is your specialization, the strongest professional points and major professional achievements.
    Professional Greek language teacher with working experience more than 12 years in public schools. Passionate about technology, new techniques and tools in the area of education.
    Teaching all levels (from absolute beginners to advanced) and all age groups. Lessons for Basic Communication Skills (for business or for traveling), as well as preparation for Certification of Attainment in Greek Exams.
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  • Citizenship
    other
  • I would like to receive reminder 24 hours before lesson
  • I would like to receive reminder 1 hour before lesson

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