Events

OCT
20
10:18 PM
ATESL 2017 Conference
NOV
02
9:30 AM
Intercultural Communication Workshop Level I
NOV
06
10:00 AM
ESL Financial Literacy
NOV
14
6:00 PM
Grammar: Prepositions
DEC
07
10:00 AM
Tips and Ideas: Conversation Classes

Latest Resources

  • Learning English with Apps- Tip Sheets

    Jun 22, 2017

    Here are some free apps to explore. They are roughly grouped by skill. However, most skills overlap. Many of these are available for both Android and Apple, so check both tip sheets. Paid upgrades are often available.  

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  • Building Community Capacity Project Resources 2017

    Jun 6, 2017

    AWES was granted funding through the Government of Alberta to help build community capacity related to integrating workplace essential skills with language learning and workplace culture. The purpose of this project is to provide training and resources to community organizations that support newcomers and their workplaces.

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  • ATESL's Intercultural Communicative Competence

    Jun 6, 2017

    Alberta Teachers of English as a Second Language (ATESL), in partnership with Bow Valley College and NorQuest College, developed a set of self-guided professional development (PD) materials designed to provide instructors with support to teach intercultural communicative competence (ICC) in the English language classroom.

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  • Pragmatics – Apologies Lesson

    Mar 8, 2017

    Learners will have the opportunity to notice patterns of speech that native speakers commonly use when they apologize. 

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  • Hands on! A collection of ESL literacy activities

    Mar 8, 2017

    This collection of activities was developed for instructors working with adult ESL learners who have had little or no opportunity to develop reading and writing skills.

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