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 1, 2017

ETAQ's first event for 2017, our 50th Anniversary year, will be  seminar 1 on Saturday 11 March, 2017 at Corinda State High School with the theme Tectonic Shifts: Changes and challenges for assessment and learning in English. Claire Wyatt-Smith, Professor of Educational  Assessment and Literacy  and Institute Direc...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   8:20 AM
Date:   Saturday 11th March 2017
Venue:   Corinda State High School
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 20th 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 20th 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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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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