Georgia Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (GATESOL) refers to the Georgia Affiliate of Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages, Inc. and is a registered non-profit organization in existence since the early 1980s.
- To encourage professional development, participation and leadership within the state of Georgia.
- To provide opportunity for study and research.
- To work cooperatively toward the improvement of instruction in all programs which seek to provide students with an opportunity to acquire English language skills and proficiency.
- To promote an understanding of the cultures of non-native speakers of English.