Meet Our Greek Teachers

All our teachers are qualified and have a wide experience in teaching Modern Greek to adults and children. They have been specially trained to deliver our courses in the most effective and interactive method via our virtual classrooms. Greek Lessons OnLine ensures that all teachers continue their training in order to stay at the top of the demands within greek language teaching and the innovations of online delivery. They continue to inspire and motivate all our students. We are very proud of them all!

– Pavlos Ksinas, Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer

Stella Bompotsiari VriFounder & Director of Studies​

Stella Bompotsiari Vri

Καλώς ήλθατε, Welcome! I am the Founder & CEO of Greek Lessons OnLine. In my role as CEO, I combine my educational and technology studies with my passion to support our growing team of teachers and students. I received my BA in Greek Literature at the University of Patras, Greece and my MA in Information and Communication Technology at the Institute of Education, UCL. I have an extensive experience in delivering online training programs to professionals and I have been a guest lecturer on several events and organizations, including Athens University of Economics and Business, London Business Centre & Deutsche Bank. Born and raised in Greece, I moved to London with my husband in 2014. Being an expat myself, I invite everyone who wants to stay close to the greek language and culture to join us!

Administrative CoordinatorLisa Matz

I was born in Germany and since 2004 I live in Aigio, Greece. I worked in the tourism industry for over 10 years and in January 2016 I joined Greek Lessons OnLine as Administrative Coordinator. I am very happy and lucky to work with a team of teachers and specialists with such innovative ideas and practices in greek language learning. What I enjoy most about Greek LOL is the interaction and communication with people from all over the world. I will be there for you for any questions you might have and provide advice and help at any time.

Lisa Matz

Nancy MousterakiTeacher

Nancy Mousteraki

I have a Bachelor’s degree in Greek Philology, University of Athens and an MA in e-Learning. I have taught Modern and Ancient Greek in Greece for the past 4 years but I became fascinated with the idea of teaching Modern Greek as a second or foreign language when I realised that so many people are interested in learning it. I am so excited to share my knowledge of Modern Greek with people all over the world, from my city Chania, in Crete.

TeacherLina Moditsi

I have graduated from Aristoteleion University of Thessaloniki and hold a BA in Philosophy and Education, specialising in Primary Education. I live in Thessaloniki, my beautiful city in the north of Greece, from where I teach Greek to native and non-native speakers. Greek Lessons OnLine is a wonderful tool for interactive language learning, and I am very happy to be part of it!

Lina Moditsi

Vaso AlataTeacher

Vaso Alata

I hold a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy and Education from the Aristoteleion University of Thessaloniki, where I still live. In addition to that, I have a Master’s in Special Education. I started teaching Modern and Ancient Greek in Greece in 2013, so I find the idea of teaching Greek to non- native speakers and the love of so many people for my language, really motivating and inspiring.

TeacherVasilis Vavaitis

I come from Athens. I hold a degree in Primary Education from the University of Athens. I have worked as a teacher of Greek as a foreign language since 1992 in many educational organizations in Greece and abroad: in Bulgaria, England, Argentina and Poland. Currently I am an MA student at Greek Open University.

Vasilis Vavaitis

Nefeli ChristogoulaTeacher

Nefeli Christogoula

Γεια σας! I graduated from the University of Ioannina with a degree in Primary Education as well as a M.Ed. in Modern Greek Language and Children’s Literature. I was always fascinated by the beauty and richness of the Greek language and culture and I have a passion for teaching. I find the idea of teaching Greek to non-native speakers very inspiring and fruitful for both the teacher and the student. I would love to be your guide in the great journey of learning Greek through Greek Lessons Online.

Stella MichaelTeacher

Stella Michael

Γεια σας! I graduated the Department of Modern Greek Philology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. I subsequently received my Master’s Degree in Modern Greek Literature from the University of Cyprus, where I am currently a PhD Candidate. Ι have also completed the distance learning course “Routes in teaching Modern Greek as a second/foreign language” of the Centre for the Greek Language in Thessaloniki. I taught Greek as a foreign language for seven years at the School of Modern Greek (University of Cyprus) and Cyprus College. Teaching Modern Greek to native and non-native speakers who are not only willing to learn the language or further develop their language skills, but also aspire to become familiar with aspects of the Greek civilization makes the educational process challenging and exciting. I regard Greek Lol as an excellent educational environment, promoting interactive and interesting learning, as well as enhancing cross-cultural education.

TeacherMaria Kioutouktsi

Γεια σας! Ι hold a BA in Philosophy and Education and a MA in Educational Science from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. One of my favourite parts in teaching is that I can also learn so many things from my students. Therefore it’s really inspiring for me to have students from all over the world. As we share the same love for the Greek language, I am sure that we will enjoy this journey through the Greek Culture and Language through Greek Lessons on Line.

Maria Kioutouktsi

Maria GkemeTeacher

Maria Gkeme

Γεια σας ! I am Maria and I live in Thessaloniki. I have studied Ancient and Modern Greek Language and Literature at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and I have been teaching Ancient and Modern Greek to students in Greece since I graduated, for the past 7 years. In 2017 I accomplished my Master degree in Applied Linguistics, finding myself specialized both in digital means applied in education and in Greek L2 acquisition and teaching. I have always been passionate about the Greek language, from ancient to modern. During my research and experiences in my Master studies, I realized that teaching Greek to non native speakers was a fascinating new challenge for me and I loved it. As a linguist and an educator I believe that there is nothing considered to be a fact in education and in science. There are always new ways and so many things to approach. So, here I am, approaching something new with Greek Lessons online. Why don’t you join me?

Ioanna ZogopoulouTeacher

Ioanna Zogopoulou

Γειά !! I have graduated with a degree from the Department of Philosophy in the University of Patras . I have studied consistently the fields of Ancient Greek Philosophy and Modern European Philosophy & Phenomenology. My studies also involve subjects of the faculty of Education and Psychology of Children. Ι firmly believe in the anthropocentric and globalised perspective of knowledge, which broadens our horizons and inspire us to constantly aim higher and thus become better. Greek LoL gave me the unique chance to share my passion for the Greek language and civilization with numerous people from abroad. My aspiration is to pursue a career in sharing my knowledge and also encourage non-native speakers to cultivate the Greek spirit world-wide. I am looking forward to meeting with you and join our journey!

Sofia AxiotiTeacher

Γεια σας! I hold a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy, Pedagogy & Psychology from the University of Ioannina, where I continued my postgraduate studies in the field of Modern Greek and European History. At present I am an undergraduate student at the intriguing Department of English Language and Literature at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. I have been teaching Modern and Ancient Greek since 2010 both in school institutions and privately. My passion for languages led me to the family of Greek Lessons On Line. Teaching Greek to non-native speakers is a fascinating and challenging journey that enables them to be acquainted with the Greek culture as a whole. Since our school allows us to eliminate all the distances, would you like to join us and experience the magic of Greek? Looking forward to meeting you!

Sofia Axioti

Christine GogouTeacher

Christine Gogou

Hello! I live in the city of Ioannina. I have studied Greek Philology at the University of Athens and I speak English fluently. In addition to that , I have further studies in Special Education and Education for adults. My occupation with computers and new technologies led me to join Greek LOL where I found the most fun and interesting way of interactive teaching. Join us to introduce you to the most creative journey in Greek language learning you have ever experienced!

TeacherSofia Skoumpopoulou

Γεια σας! I am Sofia and I come from the town of Veria, in Northern Greece! I graduated from the department of Primary Education of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and I continued my studies on teaching the Greek language to students with migrant backgrounds. Learning new languages is my passion and I truly can identify with all those making this attempt! The connection with my students is my favorite part of the teaching process. Therefore I am looking forward to meeting you!

Sofia Skoumpopoulou

Melina PsomiadouTeacher

Γεια σας !!! Hello to everyone! I hold a Bachelor’s degree in History & Archaeology from the University of Ioannina and a masters degree in Special Education from the European University of Cyprus. The last four years I have been teaching Ancient and Modern Greek as well as Greek History. What is fascinating about education is that it is a rapidly developing area and through Greek LOL I got the opportunity to open a new chapter as a teacher by meeting students from all around the world.

TeacherFotis Koftsidis

Γεια σας! My name is Fotis. I have studied Greek Language and Literature at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and my area of expertise is Applied Linguistics, on which I focused my masters studies. I actively teach Modern and Ancient Greek, Literature and History to children and teenagers. I have also taught Greek in a cross-cultural school in Thessaloniki and  in addition to that I have taught Greek as a foreign language to people from different countries and ages and I perceive teaching as an interactive way of learning about cultures, people and languages

Fotis Koftsitsidis

Fenia TsatsariTeacher

Fenia Tsatsari
Γεια σας! I have graduated from the University of Patras with a Bachelor’s degree in Philology specialised in Ancient Greek Literature and a Masters of Science (MSc) specialised in cultural heritage and new technologies from Bournemouth University. Moreover, I hold my piano Diploma received from the Conservatory of Patras. As a teacher, I believe that the learning process should be an interactive and exciting journey which encourages the student’s active participation. My passion and enthusiasm for teaching urges me to search pioneering and effective methods of learning.

TeacherEbelin Karolidou

Hello! Γεια σας!! I have graduated from the University of Patras and I hold a BA in Greek philology and Linguistics. Since the end of my basic studies I’ve shown interest in learning difficulties and I decided to extend my knowledge, on teaching Greek as a foreign or second language in an MA level. I’ve always dreamed about sharing my love and interest for the Greek language and culture with everybody in the world.

Ebelin Karolidou

Ariana PapageorgiouTeacher

Ariana Papageorgiou
Γεια σας!! Hello everyone! I am Ariana and I am from Patras, a beautiful seaside city in northern Peloponnese. I have studied Greek Philology at the University of Patras, specializing in Linguistics. My passion for teaching Modern Greek to native speakers urged me to search for other, more innovative ways of teaching, and that’s when I found Greek Lessons OnLine. Now, I can combine my two biggest interests, teaching and technology, for anyone in the world who wants to get involved with the culture of Greece, in a fun and creative way. Are you ready to start this journey with me?

Christina KarantzaTeacher

Christina Karantza
Hello there! My name is Christina! I hold a bachelor’s degree in Greek Philology from the University of Patras and the last couple of years I enjoy teaching Ancient and Modern Greek to high school students. I always saw Greek language learning as an interesting field of studies, full of surprises and it is this fascination that I want to share with non-Greek speakers. My main goal is to motivate learners to discover the beauty of the Greek language, help them overcome any difficulties and make the learning process a fruitful and mutual exchange between the teacher and the student!

TeacherChristina Anastasiadou

Γεια σας! My name is Christina. I hold a BA in Philosophy and Education and a MA in Teaching Greek as a second/foreign language. Based in Thessaloniki, teaching Greek as a second/foreign language has been my profession for more than 3 years now. In these years I discovered a variety of teaching methods and approaches which assist the students to learn Greek in an entertaining way. These approaches in combination with the innovative Greek LOL technology and lesson material guarantee a successful outcome in learning the Greek language and culture.
Christina Anastasiadou

Niki KalogerakiTeacher

Niki Kalogeraki
Γεια σας! I am Niki and I live in Patras. I have graduated from the University of Patras with a degree in Primary Education and I have got a Certificate in Special Education from the Aegean University. Since 2012, I have been working as a tutor, teaching Modern Greek and also English to children and adults. The idea of teaching Greek to non-native speakers really fascinates me, because in Greek Lessons OnLine our students not only study the Greek language but also learn about the Greek culture. Also, I love the fact that we interact with people from all over the world, since this gives me the chance to take part in a cross-cultural experience. Are you ready to start this journey with me? 

TeacherAspa Tziveloglou

Γεια σας! I come from Thessaloniki. I graduated from the Aristotle University with a degree in Greek Philology and since then I have been teaching Ancient and Modern Greek Language and Literature. Furthermore, I hold a Master’s degree in Teaching Greek as a Second/ Foreign language. Teaching Greek to students from all over the world is really interesting and inspiring, as both students and teachers experience a unique cultural interaction. Looking forward to meeting you!

Ilia SpyropoulouTeacher

Γεια σας!I am Ilia and I live in Athens. I hold a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy, Pedagogy & Psychology from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and I’m currently finishing my MA in Literature, Theater and Language in Education. I have been teaching Modern Greek, Ancient Greek and Literature since 2016. I am very keen on travelling and meeting new people and cultures. Therefore, I look forward to meeting you online and introducing you to the wonderful world of the Greek language! Are you on board?

TeacherEleftheria Mari

Γεια σας! I graduated from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens with a degree in Greek Philology, specialized in Medieval and Modern Greek Studies. Then, I went on to receive my Master’s degree in Folklore Studies and I am currently a PhD Candidate in the same department. I have been teaching Greek in Athens since 2009, but now The Greek Online School is giving me the opportunity to share my knowledge and love for the Greek language with students from all over the world! Drawing upon my teaching experience and my academic background, I will not only help you to learn Greek, but also to discover the Greek culture and unique characteristics of our people. I am looking forward to this journey together and to exploring both the language and the culture of Greece together! Let’s get started! 

Maria MargaritidouTeacher

Maria Margritidou Greek Teacher

Hello everybody! Γεια σας! I am Maria and I live in Thessaloniki, a city in Northern Greece. I have graduated from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki with a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy and Education and I also hold a Master’s degree in Teaching Greek as Second/Foreign Language from the University of Nicosia. I am currently specializing in adult educational methods. Combining my love for teaching with my passion for travelling and meeting other cultures, The Greek Online School is the place I was looking for. So, are you ready to travel together?

Maria KaraiskakiTeacher

Maria Karaiskaki

Γειά σας!!! Hello! I am from the beautiful island of Lesvos and I have graduated from the University of Patras, department of Philology, with a specialization in Ancient and Modern Greek, History and Literature. In addition to that I have attended many seminars on Greek language and psychology. I am charmed by our beautiful language and I really love to impart the richness of it to non- native speakers too. I am looking forward to meeting you!

TeacherEleni Kalandaroglou

Γεια σας! Hello everyone! My name is Eleni and I have graduated from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki with a Bachelor’s Degree in Primary Education. Since I was studying at the university, my favourite area was Intercultural Education and I was always trying to extend my knowledge of expertise. For this reason, I moved to Portugal for 10 months, where I was implementing activities based on non-formal education strategies in schools. In addition to that, I completed my Erasmus Practice in Czech Republic, where I was teaching Greek as a foreign language. Now I’m very excited to be a part of the Greek Online School and I am looking forward to meeting you and travelling through the Greek language and culture together. Έτοιμοι;

Pogiatzi MariaTeacher

Maria Pogiatzi

Γεια σας! My name is Maria Pogiatzi and I am happy to say that I am a modern Greek teacher in The Greek Online School. I’ve graduated from the Department of Educational Sciences and Early Childhood Education of the University of Patras, which is where I live. I have a Master’s degree in Didactics of Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and ICT (Information, Communication, Technology). I would be happy to provide you with the guidance to discover the secrets of the language and the culture of my country, Greece. My goal is to help you understand that a different language is a different vision of life itself. Let’s explore this together!

TeacherKonstantina Asimakopoulou

Γεια σας! Hello everyone! I am Konstantina and I am from Pyrgos Ilias, a beautiful seaside city in western Peloponnese. I have graduated from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, with a bachelor’s degree in Philology specialized in Linguistics. Teaching Modern Greek is one of my greatest passions as it combines both the sciences of philology and linguistics. In addition, as an educator Ι am inspired by the idea of looking for new and innovative ways of teaching. Therefore, I am so grateful to be able to teach and share my knowledge to people from all around the world, who desire to be taught not only the Greek language but also our culture. Looking forward to meeting you!!
Greek Teacher Konstantina Asimakopoulou

Dimitra KarvounouliTeacher

Dimitra Karvounouli

Hi there! Γεια σας! I am Dimitra and I live in Larissa. I graduated from the Democritus University of Thrace with a BA in Greek Literature, specializing in Modern Greek. Also, I hold a MA from the University of Nicosia in Teaching Greek as a Second/Foreign language and a specialization in School Psychology from the Aegean University. The fact that I keep learning foreign languages led me to attend training workshops for planning and evaluating adult education. The past seven years I have enjoyed teaching Modern and Ancient Greek to kids and teenagers. Together we are going to explore the surprising world of the Greek language in the most fun way! Ready to join me?

TeacherZoi Sofikiti

Hello everyone! My name is Zoi and I have graduated from the department of Elementary Education of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, with an excellent GPA. I am currently expanding my knowledge on Education by studying the master “Understanding Learners”, at the University of Glasgow. Since I was a kid, my family and I have traveled a lot. I have visited many countries and I’ve learned different languages. My teaching experience, my passion for getting to know new people, new cultures,  and new ways of thinking combined with my love for the Greek language and culture makes me an enthusiastic teacher, adaptable to the needs of each student, and excited for new teaching adventures! So… Ready for some Greek? I am looking forward to meet you!

 

Maria KarampidouTeacher

Γεια σας! I’m Maria and I hold a Bachelor’s degree in Greek Philology from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, specializing in Medieval and Modern Greek literature. My studies also include the Tor Vergata University of Rome where I was teaching in the Greek Community of Rome Modern Greek. In addition to that, I have recently finished my specialization in Teaching Greek as a second/foreign language. I speak English, French and Italian and I have been teaching ancient, modern Greek and English to kids and adults since I graduated.I have always dreamt about sharing my love for the Greek language and culture with people from all over the world. I can’t wait to meet you and start this journey with you!

TeacherEvangelia Chronopoulou

Γεια σας!  My name is Evangelia. I am a native speaker of Greek and English with a degree in Greek Philology, specializing in Linguistics from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. In addition, I have obtained certifications in Special Education and Teaching Greek as a second/foreign language. I am also a volunteer teacher for non-Greek migrants living in Cyprus aiming to assist with their social and economic integration. The Greek Online School offers me one more way to share my passion and transmit my knowledge of the Greek language. I enjoy teaching Greek to all age groups globally while getting to know people from various countries and backgrounds. Hope we can work together in learning the Greek language!

 

Georgia KostoulakiTeacher

Γεια σας! My name is Georgia and I live in our beautiful capital, Athens. I have graduated from the National and Kapodistrian University  and I hold a Bachelor’s degree in Greek Philology. The last 10 years, I have been teaching Modern and Ancient Greek to students from Greece.  In addition, I have attended various seminars such as  “Teaching Greek as a second or foreign language” at the University of Aegean. The idea of teaching Greek to people from all over the world really excites me as I will have the chance to spread my knowledge and interact with people from all over the world! Greek language and culture is a vast and invaluable ‘’treasure’’ that I am looking forward to exploring together!

TeacherNatalia Driva

Γεια σας! Hello everyone! My name is Natalia and I live in Thessaloniki. I hold a Bachelor’s degree in Greek Philology from Aristotle University, specializing in Medieval and Modern Greek Literature. Wanted explore further the area of teaching,  I attended the online learning course “Routes in teaching Modern Greek as a second/foreign language”  in Thessaloniki. Since 2018 I have been teaching Modern and Ancient Greek to Middle school and High school students and English to adults. My passion and love for teaching led me to look for new fields of expertise and that’s where my interest of teaching Greek as a second/foreign language was born. As a result, I did a 10 month internship in the Greek Community of Rome and Latium teaching Modern Greek to adults. Now I’m really thrilled to be part of the Greek LOL family and share with you the beauty of the Greek language and culture in the most fun and effective way! I can’t wait to meet you and start this adventure with you. Είστε έτοιμοι;

Sofia SouloglouTeacher

Γεια σας! My name is Sophia and I come from a small but beautiful town of northern Greece called Kavala. Having graduated from the department of History and Archaeology, I am currently in the middle of completing my MSc in Administration and Leadership in Education. All these years, teaching has been my passion and I would like to invite you to embark with me on this beautiful journey of exchanging ideas and cultural characteristics. Through my experience from studying foreign languages, I have discovered my excitement for sharing my knowledge with people from all over the world. So don’t be afraid and let’s begin our journey of learning one of the most fascinating languages in the world! Ξεκινάμε;

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