Colleges, School and Institutes
Willingness to take PhD students
Maria is a qualified teacher specialised in teaching English to learners of other languages that have dyslexia/literacy difficulties. She has a strong interest in assessments and interventions that target the inclusion of learners with dyslexia in monolingual and multilingual settings. She has worked as an EFL teacher in schools in Greece supporting learners with dyslexia and literacy difficulties. In the UK, she has been involved in various research projects supporting school teachers in carrying out inquiry within and around their schools with a focus on disadvantage. She has also been involved in the research project ‘PATHS to success that focuses on enhancing pupils’ social competence by facilitating the social processes in the classrooms.