Tag Archives: TESOL

Eight Lessons Learned from the 2017 TESOL Advocacy Summit

by Adrienne Johnson How do you advocate for your English language learners? Maybe you speak up at your school or organization when decision makers have not considered the impacts of rules or practices on your language learners. Perhaps you have created a program in the community that meets an unfilled need for ELL parents or adult learners. It is possible ... Read More »

TESOL Statement on the Proposed U.S. Federal FY 2018 Budget

TESOL posted an official statement in response to the proposed U.S. Federal FY 2018 Budget: TESOL International Association is deeply troubled by the U.S. president’s proposed FY 2018 federal budget. It recommends deep cuts to critical education programs impacting students and teachers across the United States and around the world. Education serves as the cornerstone of a well-informed and civically engaged ... Read More »

TESOL International Seeking Volunteers

Get involved with TESOL International Association through these volunteer opportunities! TESOL/CAEP Reviewers TESOL International Association is seeking up to 10 individuals to serve as volunteer program reviewers for the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP, formerly NCATE). As a volunteer program reviewer, you will have a unique opportunity to expand your professional experience and expertise by reviewing program ... Read More »

Guide to TESOL Acronyms

Based on feedback from the Professional Development Committee, Research Committee, Standards Committee, Book Publications Committee, IS Leaders, and TESOL Board members, TESOL recently updated their guide for common acronyms used in the TESOL profession. Click here to access the revised guide. 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 Gathering at TESOL Portland

You are invited to the MIDTESOL scheduled event during the TESOL Convention Thursday, March 27, 2014 4:00 – 6:00pm Portland Underground Tours These are educational tours of the infamous “Portland Underground” that focuses on the shanghai trade in the City of Portland that survived from 1850-1941, as well as “white slavery”, prohibition, and even the turn-of-the-century history of the Industrial Workers of the World (I.W.W.) labor ... Read More »