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All English teachers or English-based businesses, of any level or nationality, are eligible to join KOTESOL.  Find out more at www.koreatesol.org/join-kotesol

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Website hints & updates

By Robert Dickey on September 16, 2014 - 3:07pm | 141 Views | KOTESOL | Read more

Did you know that the website has numerous shortcuts to help you?

At the top of each page will be one or more links to take you to group "home pages".

The black menubar that runs across the top of all pages has pulldown menus, and sublistings for many of those pulldowns. (The full menubar may not be available in mobile mode and on some smaller screens.)

New updates to the website are currently in progress.

-- The KOTESOL Webservices Team

Daegu KOTESOL September 2014 Workshop Review

By Webeditor Daegu on September 15, 2014 - 7:49pm | 132 Views | Daegu-Gyeongbuk | Read more

After the hot summer break, followed almost immediately by Chuseok, the Daegu-Gyeongbuk KOTESOL Chapter got back on track with our monthly workshop on Saturday 13th September. This time featuring two presenters: KNU professor Michael Kealey on the topic of ‘Mobile Assisted Language Learning (MALL)’, and Daegu University's Pat King on ‘Motivational Strategies for English Language Teaching’.

September KOTESOL News Sent

By Webeditor Membership on September 5, 2014 - 9:23pm | 143 Views | Membership Committee | Read more

The September 2014 issue of KOTESOL News was sent today to 854 subscribers. If you didn't receive it, if you'd like to look at past issues, or if you'd like to subscribe, please click here.

Yongin November Conference

By Webeditor Yongin on September 5, 2014 - 7:43pm | 210 Views | Yongin-Gyeonggi | Read more

Date: Saturday, November 8, 2014 - 12:00 to 6:00

Conference announcement and Invitation to Present.

The Yongin Chapter will hold its annual conference on November 8, 2014 (the second Saturday of November) from 12PM to 6PM at Kangnam University in Yongin. We are seeking presenters that deal with the theme "Useful Classroom Activities and Techniques."

Elections 2014 -- The Nominees

By Webeditor Elections on September 5, 2014 - 4:34pm | 321 Views | Nominations & Elections Committee | Read more

The Nominations & Elections Committee is pleased to announce that nominations for KOTESOL National Elections 2014 have closed.

The candidates for offices for the 2014-2015 Korea TESOL term will be listed on the ballots as follows:

Proposed changes to amendments to the constitution and bylaws

By Webeditor National on September 5, 2014 - 1:08am | 176 Views | | Read more

Robert Dickey has submitted two proposals to amend the bylaws and consitution of KOTESOL, and has the support of the following members for these proposals: Peadar Callaghan, Nathan Rice, Tory Thorkelson, David Shaffer, Stafford Lumsden, Demetra Gates Choi and Steve Garrigues.

The proposed amendments read as follows:

New Feature, New Article - Back to School EdTech

By Webeditor National on September 4, 2014 - 5:38pm | 2,113 Views | ELT Shares | Read more

The koreatesol.org website is ever evolving. (sometimes this means things get delayed through upgrades)

A new "Guest Articles" section is now available for you.

ELT Shares  http://koreatesol.org/elt-shares  (Find it in the black menu bar near top of every page)

Constitution/Bylaws Amendment Proposals

By Webeditor National on September 3, 2014 - 1:39pm | 97 Views | KOTESOL | Read more

Amendments to the KOTESOL Constitution and Bylaws will be voted upon at the Annual Business Meeting, scheduled Sunday at the 2014 KOTESOL-KAFLE International Conference.

The current Constitution and Bylaws are available at http://koreatesol.org/content/bylaws

President's Podcast - August 2014

By Webeditor President on August 30, 2014 - 2:42pm | 266 Views | President's Corner | Read more

President's Podcast:  "Elections!"

KAMALL Conference: Sept. 20

By Webeditor Calendar on August 28, 2014 - 10:20pm | 169 Views | Calendars of Events | Read more

KOTESOL partner, the Korea Association of Multimedia-Assisted Language Learning (KAMALL) will hold their 2014 International Conference Saturday, September 20 at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (HUFS) in Seoul.

Under the theme "Technology for Self-Directed Language Learning," the program includes: