Tag: elt visual literacy

Christina Chorianopoulou Talks about her Session at the Image Conference in Athens

Christina Chorianopoulou writes about her session “Ventures In Vocation: English Learning In Teen Game-Based Classes” at the Image Conference in Athens. Some ideas spark in our minds because of a need; a need to learn or to improve, or perhaps a need to simply belong. When adolescent students come seeking to fulfill those needs, but […]

Vasiliki Lismani Talks about her Session at the Image Conference in Athens

  Vasiliki Lismani talks about her session “Bringing English as Foreign Language (EFL) to life through drawings” at the Image Conference in Athens. Greek Young Learners (YL) of English as a Foreign Language (EFL) are not always self-motivated. Learning the English language is not actually a matter of choice but something that they have to […]

Irene Vlazaki and Hara Papadopoulou’s Talk at the Image Conference

      In this article Irene Vlazaki and Hara Papadopoulou’s  tell us about their talk “Games and Stories in our languages” at the Image Conference in Athens.   Action research for change Using action research in Greek primary classrooms is by no means a novelty, however, it still is far from common practice. In […]

Registration for the Image Conference, Athens now open

Registration for the Image Conference in Athens on 6th and 7th October is now open. The Image Conference is the annual conference of the Visual Arts Circle, and this year it is being hosted and co-organised by New York College, Athens with the collaboration of the Global Issues SIG of IATEFL. Leading experts and practitioners in […]

Helena Mota Lopes Talks about her Session at the Image Conference Lisbon

  Helena Mota Lopes is a teacher, trainer and researcher based in Portugal. Here she talks about her session “From reader to writer/illustrator: citizenship in the EFL classroom” at the Image Conference in Lisbon on Saturday 14th October. Getting young teenagers to read and participate in a book discussion with enthusiasm is quite often a […]

Bozica Saric-Cvjetkovic Talks about her Image Conference Experience

  Bozica Saric-Cvjetkovic, who spoke about using video in ELT, talks about her experience at the Image Conference in Valletta, Malta.   1. What did you enjoy about The Image Conference? The best thing for me was meeting new colleagues who all share the same passion for the use of visuals in ELT, whether it […]