Tasmanian Association of Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages

Professional development, networking opportunities and resources for TESOL professionals

TasTESOL supports Tasmania’s EAL/D teachers by providing professional development and networking opportunities throughout the year. TasTESOL is affiliated with the Australian Council of TESOL Associations (ACTA). Through ACTA and other state and territory associations, TasTESOL provides members with access to resources, current research, and the opportunity to have their say on local and national issues.



TasTESOL final forum of 2021 (Zoom)

This will be out last forum for 2021. Therefore, we are inviting you to join us for our final forum on Tuesday the 14th December at 5pm- 6pm.

Our speakers will be Dr Marianne Turner, Dr Anne Keary, and Dr Katrina Tour, who will be presenting their workshop: Generating bi/multilingual texts as a way to meet learning objectives for primary EAL learners.
If you are a member, this forum is free of charge and the zoom link to this forum will be sent to you before the forum. Please RSVP so we can get an idea of numbers.

If you are not a member, this forum will cost $15. If you wish to attend please email: contact.tastesol@gmail.com 


Each year, TasTESOL holds a state-wide conference and several themed forums. These events allow teachers to hear from local and interstate peers working in a wide range of contexts, to share ideas and resources, and to network. Browse past events to access presentations and related resources.


Access TESOL In Context, the peer-reviewed journal produced by ACTA, and browse our directory of TESOL service providers in Tasmania. There are also various teaching resources submitted by members. Access our Resources

News from ACTA

The Australian Council of TESOL Associations (ACTA) is a key national coordinating body for associations of Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL). Keep up to date on what is happening in the English Language teaching field at the national level. Read news from ACTA