AALL - Association for Academic Language and Learning

This Australian association is an organisational body for the growing community of professionals around Australia who work with university students to enhance their learning and academic English.


ADSHE - Association of Dyslexia Specialists in Higher Education

This association was formed in order to share knowledge, and inform good practice, in the support of dyslexic students in Higher Education



ATLAANZ - Association of Tertiary Learning Advisers of Aotearoa / New Zealand

An association of professionals working in learning advisory roles in tertiary institutions in Aotearoa (the Maori name for New Zealand)


EATAW - European Association for the Teaching of Academic Writing

EATAW is a scholarly forum which seeks to bring together those involved or interested in the teaching, tutoring, research, administration and development of academic writing in higher education in Europe


HEA - Higher Education Academy

The Academy's mission is to help institutions, discipline groups and all staff to provide the best possible learning experience for their students.



HEER - Higher Education Empirical Research Database

The Higher Education Empirical Research (HEER) database is managed by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA). It comprises summaries of the latest published research on a range of topics related to higher education.

LSAC - The Learning Specialists Association of Canada

LSAC was created in 2011 through a merger of the Learning and Study Skills Association and the Learning Specialist Association of British Columbia.

In 2015, LSAC was one of the founding members of the International Consortium of Academic Language and Learning Developers along with AALL, ALDinHE, and ATLAANZ in Australia, the United Kingdom, and New Zealand respectively.

NACADA - The Global Community for Academic Advising

This international association promotes and supports quality academic advising and peer tutoring in institutions of higher education to enhance the educational development of students. It provides a forum for discussion, debate, and the exchange of ideas pertaining to academic advising, peer tutoring, and all aspects of student success through numerous activities and publications.


SEDA - Staff and Educational Development Association

SEDA is the professional association for staff and educational developers in the UK, promoting innovation and good practice in higher education.

SRHE - Society for Research into Higher Education

An independent society which aims to improve the quality of higher education through the encouragement of debate and publication on issues of policy, on the organisation and management of higher education institutions and on the curriculum, teaching and learning methods.


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