The English Image Material and The Image Portal



Main authors: Gerard Koster and Jan Eric Remmelts (1992) At that time teachers of English language at the Augustinus College, Amsterdam, the Netherlands tested and tried out the materials together with the Danish teachers and their students Susanne Bendtsen, Suzanne Henningsen, Liff Knudsen, and Gudrun Boas of four different Danish primary and lower secondary schools.

Main inspiration: Lone Hagen and Thomas Peters (1989) who launched the German language ‘Das Bild’ materials. The Danish teachers Annie Ring Knudsen and Lone Hagen advised on the basis of their ample experiences as partners in the ‘Das Bild’ projects and as authors of the Danish version of the material ‘Das Bild der Anderen’.

Support for and advice on both ‘Das Bild der Anderen’ and ‘the Image of the Other’: Kirsten M. Anttila

Cartoons for the English edition: Ber van de Rijdt

Dutch management team: Henk Sligte, link:  (University of Amsterdam), Trees Haaksma (CPS)

The development of the original materials was made possible by the European Platform for Dutch Education.

The development of the second and present edition as well as the Image portal was made possible through the Comenius 3 network ECOLE by three ESP national coordinators and teachers of English: Viljenka Savli,, Slovenia, Francisca Soares,,, Portugal, and Kirsten M. Anttila , Denmark with assistance of former ESP coordinator in Belgium:  Hubert Christiaen,


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