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.

Be part of KOTESOL

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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President's Podcast - August 2014

By Webeditor President on August 30, 2014 - 2:42pm | 142 Views | President's Corner | Read more

President's Podcast:  "Elections!"

Annual Business Meeting

By Webeditor National on August 25, 2014 - 3:30am | 97 Views | | Read more

The ABM is usually held on the Sunday afternoon of the International Conference, and this year will be the same - on the 5th of October at 3pm to 5pm. Any items for the agenda, and any proposed amendments or additions to the constitution or bylaws of KOTESOL must please be submitted to the secretary@koreatesol.org before midnight of the 3rd of September, to be included in the formal notice that will be circulated on the 5th of September.

Nominations Open - KOTESOL Elections

By Webeditor Elections on August 21, 2014 - 11:59pm | 216 Views | Nominations & Elections | Read more

New leadership opportunities for KOTESOL (Deadline Extended).

Nominations for election to KOTESOL leadership positions are open, but closing soon. Nominations will close at 11:59 pm on September 1st, 2014. The following positions will be up for election this year:

Pre-conference Workshops for IC 2014 Announced

By Webeditor International Conference on August 20, 2014 - 6:07pm | 261 Views | 2014 KOTESOL International Conference | Read more

Join the trail blazers!

The 2014 KOTESOL-KAFLE International Conference is offering a series of, immersive hands-on workshops with some of the best minds in language learning. With places limited, don’t miss out on this experience! Choose from a day of workshops focused on Young Learners, Adult Learners or Professional Development for just 45,000W.

Friday 3rd October 10-6pm

Speech Showdown 2014 International Conference

By Webeditor Conferences on August 20, 2014 - 3:24pm | 178 Views | 2014 KOTESOL International Conference | Read more
Speech Contest

What student has inspired you the most?

First round video competition, second round takes place at the KOTESOL-KAFLE International Conference.

Learn more: http://www.koreatesol.org/content/speech-showdown-2014-kotesol-kafle-int...

Poster Design Contest

By Webeditor Conferences on August 20, 2014 - 1:14pm | 399 Views | | Read more


KOTESOL members have talents beyond teaching.

We are looking for illustrators/designers to contribute their ideas and talents. The Member-sourcing contest includes a Lifetime Membership prize along with free admission to the next two International Conferences!

Are you ready to design the next KOTESOL International Conference Poster?

Pre-registration for the International Conference is Open!

By Webeditor Membership on August 20, 2014 - 9:31am | 828 Views | 2014 KOTESOL International Conference | Read more

Pre-registration for the 2014 KOTESOL-KAFLE International Conference is now open! Through September 23, 2014, members, groups, and non-members can register online at discounted rates. 

August eNews sent!

By Webeditor Membership on August 18, 2014 - 11:08pm | 118 Views | Membership Committee | Read more

The most recent issue of KOTESOL News was sent this afternoon to 831 subscribers. Didn't get it? You can subscribe--and read this and past issues--here.

KAFLE Secures Ministry of Education Funding for IC2014

By Webeditor International Conference on August 8, 2014 - 9:10pm | 149 Views | 2014 KOTESOL International Conference | Read more

The KOTESOL-KAFLE International Conference 2014 is delighted to announce that KAFLE has secured funding from the Korean Ministry of Education!

Pre-registration is now open at http://www.koreatesol.org/ic2014

National Council Meeting 23 August in Daejeon

By Webeditor National on August 6, 2014 - 12:18pm | 285 Views | | Read more

The National Council will meet in Daejeon on the 23rd of August, 2014.

Anyone with news, issues to discuss or items to place on the agenda should please send them to the secretary, Leonie Overbeek, at secretary@koreatesol.org

The venue and times will be confirmed soon.