The role of KOTESOL is to promote scholarship, disseminate information, and facilitate cross-cultural understanding among persons concerned with teaching and learning of English in Korea.

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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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National Conference Program Released!

The program for the 2015 KoreaTESOL National Conference; "Bridging the Digital Divide: Examining Online Education in Asia" is now available for download in .pdf format.

By Webeditor National Conference on May 25, 2015 - 8:43am | [totalcount] | 2015 KOTESOL National Conference |Read more

2015 National Conference Special Edition of KOTESOL News Is in Your Inbox Now!

The 2015 National Conference Special Edition of KOTESOL News was sent this morning to 1,151 subscribers. This edition of the email newsletter included venue, registration, accommodation, and other information to help attendees prepare for the 2015 National Conference. Read it, share it, or subscribe here!

By Webeditor Membership on May 20, 2015 - 7:44am | [totalcount] | Membership Committee |Read more

May Issue of KOTESOL News Sent

The May issue of the KOTESOL email newsletter, KOTESOL News, was sent today, May 1, to 1,139 subscribers. Click here to view it, share it, or subscribe!

By Webeditor Membership on May 1, 2015 - 8:31pm | [totalcount] | Membership Committee |Read more

New Issue of TEC Now Online

Spring is here, and so is your Spring 2015 issue of TEC -- The English Connection, KOTESOL's quarterly magazine. You won't want to miss this issue. It contains a little bit of everything: from tiger moms and singing stories to journal wrriting and storybook publishing; from Dr. Thomas Farrell's piece reflecting of whether teaching is a calling to MOOCs and iPadagogy. Not sure of what some of these are?

By Webeditor Publications on April 30, 2015 - 11:12pm | [totalcount] | The English Connection (TEC) |Read more

Eligible KOTESOL Members Can Now Get a Discounted Membership to TESOL International Association

Members of KOTESOL can now take advantage of a special membership discount being offered by TESOL International Association. If you are not a member of TESOL or haven’t been a member in the past 3 years, you qualify for a 25% discount when you join or rejoin TESOL!

Professional Member price for 1 year: 
Regular price: US$98
With discount: US$73.50

By Webeditor Membership on April 27, 2015 - 11:19am | [totalcount] | Membership Committee |Read more

Jeju Chapter - March 2015 Workshop Review

We all know that the internet is a major resource for information (and other things) on just about anything one can think of.  With my Facebook feed continually updating with news and entertainment from around the world, it’s easy to get lost in the shuffle of all that’s out there.  This is also true for the resources available to teachers, new and old.

By Webeditor Jeju on April 26, 2015 - 6:48pm | [totalcount] | Jeju |Read more

Panel Discussions @ 2015 International Conference

Wanted: Lively, passionate discussions about topics that YOU care about.

Why? To give you a chance to discuss an important issue with other participants. Think "Point-Counterpoint" without the politics or rancor.

By Webeditor International Conference on April 11, 2015 - 7:49pm | [totalcount] | 2015 KOTESOL International Conference |Read more

Pre-register for 2015 National Conference

The KOTESOL National Conference will be held at Sookmyung University in Seoul this year, and is sure to be the most popular event of the Spring. You can save time and money by pre-registering.


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By Webeditor National Conference on April 6, 2015 - 4:05pm | [totalcount] | 2015 KOTESOL National Conference |Read more

KoreaTESOL 2015 National Conference Schedule UPDATED

The general program for the KoreaTESOL 2015 National Conference is now available.

Abstracts and biographical sketches are now online. http://koreatesol.org/content/abstracts-presenter-biographies

By Webeditor National Conference on April 6, 2015 - 11:07am | [totalcount] | 2015 KOTESOL National Conference |Read more

Jeju Chapter Conference Call for Papers

Call for Proposals

The Jeju KOTESOL chapter is pleased to announce the Call for Papers for our first chapter conference. The conference will be held on June 27, 2015 from 1-5 p.m. on the beautiful island of Jeju. 

By Webeditor Jeju on April 2, 2015 - 1:14am | [totalcount] | Jeju |Read more