Welcome to ETAQ

The English Teachers Association of Queensland is the professional association providing support and advocacy for teachers of English in secondary schools through:

  • Face-to-face professional development activities
  • Journals and newsletters Words'Worth, English Matters and English in Australia
  • Forums to share and gain new ideas on the teaching of English
  • Opportunities for networking with other English Teachers.

Upcoming Events

Seminar 2, 2017

Seminar 2 will be held on Saturday 27th May, 2017 at Mount Alvernia College,Kedron. The keynote adress to be presented by Misty Adoniou, University of Canberra, will address the theme of Diversity and Differentiation  in the English Classroom.   Dr Misty Adoniou is an Associate Professor in Language Literacy and TESL at...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   8:30 AM
Date:   Saturday 27th May 2017
Venue:   Mt Alvernia College
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


Grammar half day 2017

 A half day grammar workshop will be offered on Saturday 10 June to assist attendees to develop their understandings of grammar in order to fully comprehend and to effectively teach the Australia Curriculum: English (AC:E). The flyer can be downloaded for further information. Registration can be completed online or by downloadin...

Category:   Workshop
Start Time:   8:55 AM
Date:   Saturday 10th June 2017
Venue:   University of Queensland
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


Annual State Conference - 2017

CELEBRATING 50 YEARS OF ETAQ Pre-Conference Birthday Celebration will be held on Friday 18 August from 5:30 to 7:30 with author Nick Earls as the guest speaker; and where we will honour those members who have been awarded a Botsman Award. More details will be available later. 50th Anniversay Dinner to be held on Saturday 19th ...

Category:   State Conference
Start Time:   8:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 19th August 2017
Venue:   Lourdes Hill School


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English Educator of the week

Maureen Owen
Forest Lake SHS

Number of years teaching?
27
Where else have you taught?
Mansfield SHS, Runcorn SHS, MacGregor SHS, Wavell SHS and Glenala SHS.
 

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This is the first time I have been to an ETAQ conference and it was really sensational to get so much at all of the sessions.

ETAQ conferences always have sessions that make me excited to be a teacher.

I know that ETAQ conferences in the past have never disappointed - valuable, relevant, practical, inspiring so I came again.

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Queensland, Australia, 4053
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ABN: 17 689 278 512

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