About Us

Pre-Conference Workshop: Monday 27th September 2021
Conference: Tuesday 28th September – Thursday 30th September 2021

What Is The ACTA International Conference?

The ACTA International Conference is a bi-annual event that encourages discussion and application between international TESOL learners and educators. Hosted by QATESOL in the sunny city of Brisbane, we encourage you to consider submitting an abstract or register for the pre-conference workshop and three day conference.

Program Committee

Ms Gae Nastasi, President, QATESOL (Chair)
Ms Jacqi Bottger, EAL/D Teacher, Yeronga State High School
Ms Diana Brittain
Ms Penny Kourra
Ms Sharon Leslie
Ms Lauren Quinn
Ms Laraine Goldman, Former Head of Special Education Services for EALD Learners, Sunnybank State High School
Ms Michelle Ocriciano, EAP Teacher, University of Queensland
Ms Machelle Shepherd, EAL/D Support Teacher, Surfers Paradise State School
Mrs Sharon Steiner, EALD Teacher and Humanitarian Affairs Peace Ambassador
Ms Victoria Wilson, Lecturer (English Language & Academic Communications), Open Access College, University of Southern QLD