Evridiki Dakos, a graduate from Marmara University, has been teaching English for 20 years at Private Zografyon Greek High School while she has been teaching young and very young learners for the last decade. She has been awarded a CELTA certificate by University of Cambridge. She is a certified Pre-school Teacher by Turkish Ministry of Education, Montessori Teacher Assistant, freelance Teacher Trainer, ELT speaker and Workshop Leader, ELT Blogger, University of Cambridge ESOL Exam Coach and an Oral Examiner for YLE and KET/PET.
She has been the manager and the coordinator of her own playschool, ‘Play n Learn Children Activity Centre’ in Cihangir, Istanbul where she has coordinated, produced and delivered numerous hands-on workshops both for parents and children. She has also been a consultant and a columnist both in the parents magazine “Arı Kovanı” and e-magazine “e.bebek.com” on spending quality and creative time with kids and art & crafts made from recycled materials. She is a firm believer of fun in class and an enthusiastic learner who believes learning is a lifelong process. She is fond of presenting ELT workshops and courses as well as creating and developing teaching materials especially visuals for young and very young learners.
Currently she is writing a series of ELT Coursebooks (young learners) for a publishing company.