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.

Julian Laderman

Eric Emin Wood

A fantastic interview with author and award winner Julian Laderman....

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Barbara Seagram

Eric Emin Wood

This October we caught up with Barbara Seagram to talk about bridge!...

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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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