Connecting ELA Teachers

Manitoba Association of Teachers of English is all things English Language Arts (ELA), striving to help English teachers connect with one another, hone their craft, access ELA resources, and register for the MATE MTS PD Day each October. Become a member and join our mission.

PANDORA POETRY CONTEST: The deadline to submit K-12 poems for our annual Pandora Poetry is MAY 8! Click on the menu link above for submission details for your students.


READAHOLICS BOOK CLUB: MATE’s book club is open to any member. Revised date is May 30 at 700 pm via Zoom. The book is Katherena Vermette’s the Strangers. MATE will reimburse you after you purchase the book (don’t lose the receipt) and attend the club. Email for more info and/or to sign up. 

Why Join MATE?


Consider connecting with our experienced MATE Mentors who are happy to share their ideas, strategies and expertise to aid you in your ELA journey and offer support for your classroom


Access a variety of online resources shared by MATE members that may enhance your lessons or add creative nuances to your classroom practices

Book Club

MATE offers a Book Club for those interested in building a community of readers who also like to discuss books with extra ELA flair. Watch announcements for Book Club Dates and Times

Join  MATE by completing the form below and we’ll get in touch with you.