Affiliations & Memberships

In an effort to provide a more excellent and up-to-date learning experience, the Atlanta English Institute is proud to be a member of TESOL, GaTESOL & SETESOL and other organizations.

TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages)

TESOL, an association of English language educators, is a national, independent professional organization established in 1966. The organization was created to bring together teachers and administrators at all educational levels with an interest in teaching English to speakers of other languages (ESOL). TESOL provides a coordinated, knowledgeable response at the international, national, and local levels to issues affecting institutions that foster the development of effective human communications. TESOL’s mission is to ensure excellence in English language teaching to speakers of other languages. For further information: www.tesol.org.


GaTESOL (Georgia Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages)

GaTESOL is a state-wide association of educators of English language educators. For further information: www.gatesol.org.


SETESOL (Southeast Region Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages)

SETESOL is an affiliation of seven southern state TESOL organizations and sponsors an annual SETESOL conference. AEI regularly participates in, and has presented at, the SETESOL annual conferences.


English USA (AAIEP)

EnglishUSA is the largest professional association of intensive English programs in the United States with over 350 accredited member programs. It offers a wealth of resources for students who are interested in studying English in the United States, as well as IEP professionals looking for the most-up-to-date information about the field. All EnglishUSA member programs meet the highest standards for quality education and professional integrity. For further information: http://www.englishusa.org/.


Education USA

Education USA is a network of hundreds of advising centers in 170 countries, where millions of international students each year find accurate, comprehensive, and current information about how to apply to accredited U.S. colleges and universities. The Education USA network is supported by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs (ECA), which strives to foster mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries.