The English Association (EA)

The aim of the English Association is to further the knowledge, understanding, and enjoyment of English.

We are a learned society, membership association, and registered charity incorporated by Royal Charter.

We support the teaching, learning, and enjoyment of English at all levels of education, from early years to further and higher education and beyond. We welcome anyone with a love of language, literature, linguistics and creative writing into our active community of members.

Benefits of membership

  • We work for positive change on behalf of our members by responding to national consultations. As a member, your voice will be heard in important discussions about research, teaching, and learning.
  • Access research, best practice, and cutting-edge pedagogies through our publications, available exclusively to members.
  • Enjoy practical, affordable, and accessible support for teachers of English at Early Years, Primary, and Secondary levels through CPD events and our curated collection of online resources.
  • Network with colleagues and leading practitioners in the field of English Studies.

Contact Details

University of Leicester
University Road, Leicester
0116 229 7622