The Alberta Teachers of English as a Second Language (ATESL) is a professional organization that promotes the highest standards of teaching and English language program provision for all learners in Alberta whose first language is other than English.
ATESL 2016 Conference — Inspiring through Inclusion & Communication
Join us at the Fantasyland Hotel in Edmonton on October 14-15, 2016 for an exciting lineup of plenary speakers and invited workshop presenters from across Canada and beyond.

The Call for Presentations is now available to download as a Word document. The deadline for proposal submissions is June 15th, 2016. Please submit proposals to
A supportive reference guide for effective curriculum development in a variety of adult ESL programs...
A common set
of expectations regarding what constitutes best practices in adult ESL and LINC programs in Alberta.


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Sami Ghariani, Yitao Wang, & Tabitha Gillman will be presenting
Apr 08 2016
Elina Stop - Analysis of Vocabulary Frequency in ESL Textbooks; Moncef Abbassi - Canadian Short Stories to Teach Language and Culture to Advanced ESL Learners; Oksana Oleksyn - Using Web Resources to Enhance L2 Listening Comprehension
May 27, 2016