George Kokolas

George Kokolas has been working as the Academic Director and Teacher Trainer for Express Publishing for the last 22 years. He is a certified LEVEL 5 TEFL teacher with over 30 years of experience in different educational institutions. He is also a certified ADVANCED Neurolanguage CoachⓇ, practising Neurolanguage CoachingⓇ professionally, fostering and promoting “brain-friendly” techniques for language learning. He holds a Level 5 Positive Psychology Diploma, trying to implement it into English Language Teaching. He recently became a registered Professional Practitioner Member for the Positive Psychology Guild ( U.K based), with a specialization in Positive Education for English language teachers. He also holds a BA in English Literature.  Right after his graduation, he branched out from his major in English Literature and devoted himself fully to ELT. He likes to be considered a frontline teacher spending many hours inside the classroom teaching and learning at the same time. His vast experience has been of considerable help among teachers in developing helpful and practical views about different topics, like motivation, effective learning, technology in the classroom, critical thinking, differentiated instruction and, of course, neuro language coaching. He has delivered over 1000 successful seminars/workshops/training sessions at international conferences in 89 countries throughout the world. Since 2017 he has been the host and producer of the educational podcast Teachers’ Coffee, interviewing prominent figures of education and spreading ideas among the global community of teachers. From December 2020 to May 2022, he was the Senior Editor for the Neurolanguage Collective Magazine. Since 2020, he has been the founder and CEO of the pioneering training/networking platform ELT ACTION, promoting personal branding, networking and top-notch training services among ELT teachers at a global level!