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October 2018

2018 HSC English (ESL) Revision Day: This annual highlight for Year 12 English (ESL) students attracts hundreds of students and teachers each year and will take place on Wednesday, 3rd October at Kogarah High School. All sessions are presented by experienced teachers and markers of the HSC English (ESL) course. For registration and further details, please click on this link:

2018 HSC English (ESL) Revision Day

The ACTA International Conference will be held in Adelaide, South Australia from 2-5 October 2018. The theme of the conference is 'English language learning in a mobile world'. ATESOL NSW is sponsoring presenters who have submitted an application via our association. For other members, please visit the conference website to register. You are eligible for the discounted rate:

ACTA Conference 2018

June 2018

The 2018 ATESOL NSW Symposium: 'Differentiation in the EAL/D Classroom' will be held at Fairfield RSL Club on Tuesday, 26 June. This symposium aims to guide and support teachers of EAL/D learners in mainstream classes both in school and post-secondary settings. It will explain how the choice of classroom content, processes and products can be inclusive of the English language needs of EAL/D learners and will demonstrate programs that provide explicit language learning support across the curriculum.

2018 ATESOL NSW Symposium Payment

February/March 2018

ATESOL NSW welcomes all teachers/educators of EAL/D students to our FREE Teach Meet events (N.B. 15/02/18: same date, two locations):

▪  Thursday, 15 February:
Fairfield High School, 3:30-5:30pm
▪  Thursday, 15 February:
Hurstville Public School, 4:00-5:30pm
▪  Thursday, 1 March:
Mascot Public School, 3:30-5:00pm
▪  Friday, 16 March:
Beverley Hills Intensive English Centre, 4:00-5:30pm
▪  Thursday, 22 March:
Willoughby Girls' High School, 3:45-5:00pm

No need to register--just come along on the day for professional learning and networking. Refreshments will be provided.

September 2017

2017 HSC English (ESL) Revision Day