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

Walking with the Dead

Townsville Branch presents Walking with the Dead in West End Cemetery on Saturday 29 April from 9am till 11am.  Presenters: Ariella Van Luyn, writer Dr Shelley Greer, archaeologist Jane Ryder, local historian Download the flyer for more information. Participants should bring hat and sun protection, bottl...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 29th April 2017
Venue:   West End Cemetery
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


Beginning Teachers' Day-2017

The Beginning Teachers' Day will be held on Saturday 6 May, 2017.

Date claimer and Call for Presenters is now available. 

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   8:30 AM
Date:   Saturday 6th May 2017
Venue:   Citipointe Christian College
Venue Address:   322 Wecker Road, Mansfield


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.  The Call for Presenters is now available here. Expressions of interest should be ...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   8:30 AM
Date:   Saturday 27th May 2017
Venue:   Mt Alvernia College


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

Kelli McGraw

Queensland University of Technology

Years teaching: 12

Where else have you taught?
Sarah Redfern High School (NSW);
Macquarie Fields High School (NSW)

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Deconstructing literary texts

Feb 23 2017
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Digital texts in English

Feb 19 2017
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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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PO Box 3375, STAFFORD,
Queensland, Australia, 4053
(07) 3284 3718
ABN: 17 689 278 512

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