Association for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages NSW Inc.


ATESOL NSW Inc. is an incorporated professional association of people working in the field of TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) and related areas. The association was formed in 1971 and was known as ATEFL until 1980 when it became the Association of Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages NSW. It assumed its current name in March 2002.

ATESOL NSW's members come from all education sectors: early childhood, primary, secondary, tertiary, ELICOS, adult and community education.


* * * 2013 ATESOL Trial HSC Package for English (ESL): Order form available HERE * * *


Articles from the 2012 ACTA International Conference in Cairns 

Special Conference Edition S3 of TESOL in Context is now available: click here


ATESOL NSW Newsletter archive

All 2007-2012 issues of the ATESOL NSW Newsletter are now available for download: click here

Do you want to teach EAL/D learners?

For the latest TESOL training and employment information, click here


ESL Teaching Units

To download secondary ESL Teaching Units for English developed as part of the ATESOL NSW AGQTP Project to support teachers of EAL/D students in mainstream classrooms, click here

To download K-6 units of work developed as part of the ATESOL NSW AGQTP Project, along with a Stage One New Arrivals Talking and Listening Program, click here


ACTA International Conference 2014

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ACTA International Conference 2014