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Kostas Tzimas
Lives in Athens/Αθήνα
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Konstantinos (Kostas) Tzimas was born in Athens, Greece. He works as a teacher. He has taught Greek as a Second/Foreign Language in day, afternoon and Saturday schools in Metropolitan Chicago for the last five years. In the past, he worked as a teacher in Elementary schools in Athens. In June 2006, he earned a Med in Bilingual Bicultural Education from DePaul University, Chicago. In July 1995, he graduated from Patras University, with a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education. He participated in several seminars, meetings and congresses in topics such as linguistics, linguistic minorities education, health education, learning difficulties, theatrical speaking skills, computing and new technologies in education and environmental education.

Kostas wrote two books for the Greek Language Arts for the 3rd and 4th grade. He organized and supported several cultural events and activities in Athens and Chicago. Currently, he participates in the “E-learning and Online Teaching Certificate” program in University of Wisconsin – Stout. During the summer he also works as an assistant director in a mountain campsite located in Central Greece. He likes travelling all over the world, climbing the Greek mountains, swimming in clean waters, riding in parks, walking in urban areas, reading/writing, watching American movies/shows and sharing his life with his girlfriend and his friends. His dream is to work in different countries and enjoy new experiences. He believes in diversity, multiculturalism and peace.

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