All ELP programs will be taught through remote (online) instruction through the Fall of 2020. We are excited to offer our engaging courses and opportunities for extracurricular activities online. Learn more here.

Kyra Raphaelidis


What Ms. Raphaelidis does: She teaches low-intermediate and high-intermediate students, reading, writing, listening, and speaking. She is specifically interested in descriptive (not prescriptive) grammar and how people use grammar to communicate subtle meaning.

Experience: She taught in public K-12 in California, Virginia and North Carolina for 12 years before coming to the ELP in 2013.

Travels: She lived in Greece for 12 years as a child, studied abroad in Ghana, and taught in Namibia for 3 years. She has traveled in Central America and all over Africa.

M.Ed. in TESOL, University of North Carolina
B.S. in Cognitive Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Talk to Ms. Raphaelidis about: Metacognitive strategies, genre