Welcome to ATESOL ACT

ATESOL ACT is the Association of Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages in the Australian Capital Territory. Our members work within a range of contexts including school education, adult new arrivals programs, ELICOS, tertiary studies and research programs.

We aim to support all teachers and learners of English as an additional language within the ACT. We offer workshops and seminars which cater for all professionals working in the TESOL field and welcome mainstream teachers with EAL/D students.

What have we been up to? Read our most recent newsletter HERE!


AMEP Virtual Roadshow –

Showcasing 3 New Resources

Wednesday October 26th 3:00pm – 4:00pm (Virtual Event)

ATESOL ACT is delighted to host LWA in showcasing a suite of newly developed resources,

funded by the Department of Home Affairs and aligned to the EAL Framework.

Click here to view the event details and register


Upcoming Website Changes

We have a shiny-new website under development. The change is going to make our website easier to navigate and more up-to-date with everything happening around us.

Please bear with us as we transition across to it in the near future.


ATESOL ACT is a member of the Australian Council of TESOL Associations (ACTA), the national body representing EALD educators and researchers.

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