ATESOL ACT have great pleasure in presenting Joe Dale from the UK (http://joedale.typepad.com/) to deliver 2 workshops on using technology to assist development of listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. Saturday 30 June 2018, 8:30am to 3:00pm Lyneham High School, Goodwin Street Lyneham $90 for ATESOL ACT members, $150 for non-members Bookings and Prepayment ESSENTIAL … Read more
ATESOL ACT invites you to discover how social media can assist you to tailor your own professional learning. Presented by ATESOL ACT member Lesley Cioccarelli. Wednesday 20 June 2018, 5:00pm to 7:00pm Lyneham High School, Goodwin Street Lyneham FREE for ATESOL ACT members, $15 for non-members Bookings and Prepayment ESSENTIAL by COB Monday 18 June … Read more
Meet other teachers working with EAL/D students Friday 8 June, 4:00pm onwards EQ Cafe, Kent Street Deakin Free RSVP by COB Wednesday 6 June at www.trybooking.com/VYFM
The ATESOL ACT 2018 Committee was elected at the AGM on Friday 16th March, held at The Duxton in O’Connor. This includes a number of new members from across systems and sectors. This ensures a greater power to the voice of advocacy. See the Contact page for the current committee.
Australian Council of TESOL Associations (ACTA) Conference 2018 will be held in Adelaide 2 – 5 October 2018. Early Bird Registration is now open – $630 for financial ATESOL ACT members. Visit the Events page for more details.
ATESOLACT has a long tradition of sponsoring teachers in rural Cambodia attend Cambodia’s annual TESOL conference. Last year we raised enough money to sponsor 14 Cambodian provincial teachers to attend CamTESOL. We are collecting donations between now and December 1 2016. ATESOLACT will match donations up to at total on $1000. More information on CamTESOL … Read more
Last year, ATESOL ACT ran a competition to sponsor registration fees for two members to attend the 2016 ACTA-ACAL Diversity Conference, held in Perth in April. There were two sponsorships awarded: one for a member from the school sector, won by Jennifer Mayers, and one for a member from the adult sector, won by Lesley … Read more
Bookings now open for our next professional learning event on Saturday 30 July, 2016, 9:00am – 1:00pm Bilingual tools to enhance EAL/D students’ language development presented by Mallika Das (Auburn Public School). This one is targeted at primary and secondary teachers. We came across Mallika presenting at the ACTA conference in Perth earlier this year, … Read more
On Friday 6th May, interested professionals from all sectors gathered at the ANU for a workshop facilitated by Lauren Sadow, a PHD candidate with an extensive background in the fields of Linguistics and TESOL. The workshop developed teachers’ understanding of how culture and cultural values can be expressed through language, and how these aspects of … Read more
Following the 2016 ATESOL ACT AGM on 10 March, members heard from Emma Robertson, Director of the Youth Coalition of the ACT. Emma provided an excellent overview of the work undertaken by the Youth Coalition and its partnership with the Multicultural Youth Affairs Network (MYAN ACT). Read a report and links from this professional learning … Read more