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Helena Galani

Hellenic Ministry of Education / Independent
(Online) Accredited Educator / Formal Assessor / TESOL Consultant
Lamia, Greece
Accredited TESOL/EAP (online) educator, Helena Galani (Dip. RSA, University of Cambridge/UCLES; M.A ELT, University of Nottingham) blends her lessons in immersive VWs for online, flipped and hybrid classes. She owns ELT Treasure Island, Kitely, OpenSim and taught/trained EFL teachers for INDIRE, EdMondo. As EVO moderator, Helena trains language teachers to use Virtual Worlds with Transmedia Storytelling, games and Interactive Scenarios. As EduNation, Second Life resident, CAMELOT.eu Award winner and Presenter, she supports the value of VWs and machinima to promote language acquisition. For her adult and YL classes, Helena is an EdTech expert using an immersive language teaching approach.

"If we teach today's students as we taught yesterday's, we rob them of tomorrow." John Dewey