Joining Pinewood in 2023, Marialena Gkogkidi was born and raised in Thessaloniki, Greece. She holds a BSc in Greek Philology and a Master’s Degree in Educational Linguistics. Her academic interests include inter alia the integration of digital technologies in education which culminated in the composition of her diploma thesis. Before her employment as a Secondary Language Teacher she had been delivering lessons in afternoon schools and working for the Hellenic Open University as an administrative personnel.
“Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today” Malcolm X