2013 & 2014 Conference Proceedings Published

MIDTESOL is pleased to present the MIDTESOL Conference Proceedings for 2013 and 2014. The third edition of the Proceedings is a combined edition from the 2013 and 2014 conferences with the following themes: 2013, Lawrence, KS, “Engaging Learners, Building Community,” and 2014, Warrensburg, MO, “The Wise Learn from Everyone.” “The past two years, our organization has seen amazing growth and has ... Read More »

TESOL Core Certificate Program – sign up now!


TESOL reminds affiliate members to consider participating in the TESOL Core Certificate Program.  Application deadline is November 15, 2015. TESOL offers the incredibly successful TESOL Core Certificate Program (TCCP) twice a year. This program is a 140-hour blended training program providing a foundation in the theory and practice of English language teaching. We are currently accepting applications for this amazing ... Read More »

MIDTESOL Matters Fall 2015 Issue Published


The Fall 2015 issue of MIDTESOL Matters, our affiliate newsletter, is now available. This issue includes: Tribute to Genevieve Lennon State by State Updates Preview of MIDTESOL Conference More! Click here to download your PDF copy. Read More »

MIDTESOL 2015 Awards Announced!


MIDTESOL would like to congratulate our awards winners for this year’s conference in Iowa City! The award of Best Student Proposal goes to Nicole Metzger and Ari Natarina from the University of Iowa. Congrats, Nicole and Ari! The winners of the Travel Awards are: Yuka Sato from Minnestota State University, Zachary Smith from Ottumwa School District in Iowa, and Doug ... Read More »

Iowa Culture & Language Conference: Call for Proposals


Proposals are now being accepted for the Iowa Culture & Language Conference in a variety of strands, including: Administrative; Adult Education; Higher Education; Assessment; Culture; Early Learning, K-12, Elementary, or Secondary; Paraprofessionals; Refugees and Immigrants; Technology; and more. Proposal Deadline: Thursday, September 10, 2015 The Iowa Culture & Language Conference will take place November 9-11, 2015, at the Coralville Mariott Hotel & Conference Center in Coralville, IA. For more ... Read More »

29th Annual Women in Educational Leadership Conference


The 29th Annual Women in Educational Leadership Conference (WELC), sponsored by the Department of Educational Administration at University of Nebraska-Lincoln, takes place October 4-5, 2015, at the Embassy Suites in Lincoln, NE. Proposals for the conference are now being accepted. Research topics addressing issues related to women in educational leadership are encouraged. For more information or to submit a proposal, visit the ... Read More »

MIDTESOL Travel Awards – Now Accepting Applications!


The MIDTESOL Board invites submissions for Travel Awards for the upcoming MIDTESOL Annual Conference “The Future is Now: Building New Traditions in TESOL”. If you have been notified of acceptance to present at 2015 MIDTESOL, you are encouraged to apply for a Travel Award to help fund expenses. Up to three Travel Awards of $150 each will be granted. To apply, the following ... Read More »

MIDTESOL Distinguished Service Award – Nominations Open!


MIDTESOL wishes to celebrate extraordinary service to our organization. The Distinguished Service (formerly “Pat-on-the-Back”) Award honors an individual’s dedication to and leadership in MIDTESOL. The selected recipient will be awarded a life-time membership and recognition at the MIDTESOL Conference in October. Nominations may be made only by organizational members of MIDTESOL. No current member of the MIDTESOL Board is eligible for nomination. Include the ... Read More »

TOBELTA Online Conference on Assessment


Belgium English Language Teachers’ Association (BELTA) and TESL Toronto have joined forces for a summer web conference focused on Assessment in Language Teaching, taking place August 7-8, 2015. Plenary speakers for the event include Jeremy Harmer and Luke Meddings. Jeremy is one of the most well known names in English language teaching and has written coursebooks, methodology titles and graded readers. He currently ... Read More »

edcamp Global Coming July 31!


edcamp Global is coming July 31-August 1! This free, 24 hour online-only event uses a variety of mediums such as Twitter, Google Hangouts, Periscope, and Google Classroom. A wide range of topics will be covered, focused mostly around technology in education settings. However, there are a few sessions specifically targeted to working with ELLs. Visit the edcamp Global website for the scheduled sessions and information ... Read More »