Anastasia Metallinou is a highly motivated, enthusiastic and experienced English Language teacher who specialises in Specific Learning Differences such as dyslexia. She was born in Thessaloniki in 1975 and grew up in Corfu, Greece. She studied English and History at Oxford Brookes University (BA Honours). She has also received a master’s degree in Special Education (MEd) from University of Bristol. Her main focus was dyslexia and teaching English as a Foreign Language to dyslexic learners. She gained invaluable experience by putting theory into practice while teaching in various British schools as part of her PGCE in English with SEN. Anastasia is interested in designing creative and inspiring hands-on lessons that will capture learners’ needs, imagination and breed success.