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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International Conference mention in Korea Times.

The International Conference is mentioned in the Korea Times.


By Webeditor Media on September 22, 2016 - 1:48pm | Media (Resources for) | Read more

Constitution & Bylaws Amendment Proposals

If anyone is thinking of proposing amendments to the KOTESOL Constitution and Bylaws, you are reminded that any 5 members can propose amendments, but due to the need to circulate proposals to members (more than) 30 days in advance of the Annual Business Meeting (where proposals are voted upon), proposals should be submitted not later than September 13th (Tuesday) 10pm Korea Standard Time.

By Webeditor National on September 10, 2016 - 2:24pm | KOTESOL | Read more

Proposed Constitution & Bylaws Amendments

As proposals for Bylaws or Constitutional Amendments are received and certified, they will be added to the page at https://koreatesol.org/content/notice-members-proposed-bylaws-amendments

By Webeditor National on September 7, 2016 - 10:12pm | KOTESOL | Read more

Attention Presenters! Looking for proposals for Nov 6 conference!

Jeju Chapter KOTESOL Conference Call for Proposals


The Jeju chapter of KOTESOL would like to invite presenters to submit proposals for our second regional conference. The conference will be held on Sunday November 6, 2016 on the beautiful island of Jeju. Come for the conference, stay for the sights!


Theme: Create, Innovate, Motivate


By Webeditor Jeju on September 6, 2016 - 6:31pm | Jeju | Read more

Nominations Open!

Are you interested in having a position on KoreaTESOL's National Executive?  Here's your chance! Nominations open on September 1st!  

For a list of which positions are available and the duties of each, go to http://koreatesol.org/elections . 

~N&E Committee

By Webeditor Elections on September 4, 2016 - 4:04pm | Nominations & Elections Committee | Read more

TEC - Pre-Conference Issue Online Now

The cooler breezes of autumn are wisking off the burdening heat of summer, signaling that the Korea TESOL International Conference is quickly approaching. Part of it is already here - in the form of the pre-conference issue of TEC (The English Connection).

Get to know more about our invited speakers throught 5 TEC interviews and 4 speaker articles, plus an interview with Conference Chair Jaimie Carson and a conference schedule overview and invited speakers' session titles.

By Webeditor Publications on September 3, 2016 - 12:19am | The English Connection (TEC) | Read more

September Issue of KOTESOL News Is Out!

What's happening this month in KOTESOL? Find out in the September 2016 issue of KOTESOL News, sent on September 1 to 1,679 subscribers. Read it now to learn about pre-registration for the 2016 KOTESOL International Conference, a member's discount to another major international conference, nominations for national elections, and more! 

Read, share, or subscribe here.

By Webeditor Membership on September 1, 2016 - 7:10am | Membership Committee | Read more

Yongin KOTESOL Chapter November Conference: Seeking Proposals From Various Presenters

Call for Presentations for the Fourth Annual Yongin KOTESOL Conference

Practical Classroom Activities for Empowering Students


By Webeditor Yongin on August 31, 2016 - 5:50pm | Yongin-Gyeonggi | Read more

New International Discount Added: Albuquerque Tourism & Sightseeing Factory

The Membership Committee is delighted to announce our first membership perk in the United States: a discount on all tours offered by the Albuquerque Tourism & Sightseeing Factory!

By Webeditor Membership on August 26, 2016 - 1:34pm | Membership Committee | Read more

It's not too late!

The KOTESOL International Conference is coming soon -- have you pre-registered?

If you want to present,
the Jeonju-North Jeolla KOTESOL Regional Conference Call for Proposals is open until Sept 20th, for the conference Saturday. Nov 19.

By Webeditor National on August 25, 2016 - 12:06pm | KOTESOL | Read more