ABTA: Home of the American Bridge Teachers' Association

“To help those who teach bridge to do it better, more effectively, more knowledgeably, more professionally.”


Welcome to the home of the ABTA, your online community of bridge teachers.

2017 Convention: Calling all teachers

Calling all teachers! A message from Barbara Seagram about the 2017 ABTA Convention in Toronto....

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2017 Convention: Toronto

Look here for information on the 2017 ABTA Convention....

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About the TOY Award

2016-2017: ATTENTION BRIDGE TEACHERS! If you are a bridge teacher who gives that something “extra” in the classroom and shares enthusiasm, encouragement and passion for bridge with your...

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Teacher of the Year: Form for Teachers

If you would like to nominate a teacher, find the required form here! If you are a teacher and have been nominated, find the required form here! Please complete the appropriate form and email it to Joyce Penn....

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Bill Buttle

Eric Emin Wood

Interview with illustrator Bill Buttle....

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Leslie Shafer: 2016 Winner

Congratulations to this year's winner, Leslie Shafer, of Gaithersburg MD! The winner was announced at this year's ABTA convention in Washington....

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Patty Tucker

Eric Emin Wood

Interview with author and current President of the ABTA Patty Tucker....

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Teacher of the Year 2016 Finalists

More on nominees for the 2016 ABTA and Master Point Press Teacher of the Year Award....

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