A large number of ESL experts graciously shared their perspectives in the development of this project.
ATESL Adult ESL Curriculum Framework Project
Manager: Justine Light
ATESL Adult ESL Curriculum Framework written by Wendy Chambers, Sara Gnida, Wendy Ilott, Cindy Messaros, and Kathy Dawson
We were fortunate to benefit from the leadership and vision of the following individuals:
Diane Hardy, ATESL President
Carolyn Dieleman & Christine Land, Alberta Employment & Immigration
We are very grateful to Virginia Sauvé for her background research on ESL curriculum frameworks, which greatly
contributed to our project.
Advisory Committee members
Other ESL expert contributors who generously shared their expertise
Anna Lisa Gutnick
Cynthia Lambertson Poon
Murray F. Smith
Also thanks to…ATESL members who attended and contributed to our session at the ATESL Conference 2010,
as well as those who completed the e-survey in September 2010.
Graphic design: Katheryn Charchuk
This project was funded by Alberta Employment and Immigration.
Printing of this document was generously supported by Citizenship and Immigration Canada
and the Prairie Metropolis Centre.
Care has been taken to obtain copyright permission to reproduce this material. Any information that will enable ATESL
to obtain copyright clearance for any material not acknowledged would be gladly received.