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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Special Event: From Explorers and Missionaries to Vagabonds and Potential Criminals: Two Hundred Years of Teaching English in Korea

Ten Magazine Book Club invites KOTESOL members to their October meeting on Saturday, 25th October, featuring very special guest Matt VanVolkenburg, who writes the highly popular, acclaimed blog 'Gusts of Popular Feeling'.

This event will be FREE for all KOTESOL Members. (Flash your membership card, or print out your profile from the KOTESOL website - http://koreatesol.org/user)

By Webeditor Membership on October 19, 2014 - 1:44pm | 252 Views | Membership Committee |Read more

Jeju Chapter Makes Donation to Jeju Furey

Jeju Furey is one of the largest foreigner ran, charity organizations on Jeju Island. Furey hosts two huge volley ball tournaments yearly with proceeds going to help families in need on Jeju Island.  They also buy, wrap, an deliver gifts to some of the orphanages every Christmas.

With Furey's October BVB12 Tournament approaching, the Jeju Chapter contributed to the raffle prizes, a gift certificate for pair of tickets our annual holiday dinner (worth \40,000).  

By Webeditor Jeju on October 14, 2014 - 2:33pm | 61 Views | Jeju Chapter KOTESOL |Read more

2014 Jeju Chapter Executives

The Jeju Chapter Executive for 2014:

President - Stephanie Nixon, Jeju-si

Vice President - Rachel Nickson, Jeju-si

Treasurer - Christina Geiman, Seogwipo-si

Events Coordiantor - Christine Gallagher, Jeju-si

Membership & Publicity - Nailah Rivers, Jeju-si

Webmaster - Nailah Rivers, Jeju-si

EPIK Teacher Representative - Nailah RIvers, Jeju-si

TALK Teacher Representative - Eric Reyes, Jeju-si

By Webeditor Jeju on October 14, 2014 - 2:15pm | 71 Views | Jeju Chapter KOTESOL |Read more

Presenter's handouts, files, etc

Please be aware that presenters' handouts, visual displays, or other files are not shared through the koreatesol.org website. You can contact the presenters' directly, most have included their contact info in the program book, available at http://www.koreatesol.org/sites/default/files/pdf/KOTESOL2014KAFLEprogra...

By Webeditor Conferences on October 10, 2014 - 11:01am | 142 Views | 2014 KOTESOL-KAFLE International Conference |Read more

October 2014 KOTESOL News email newsletter sent!

The October 2014 issue of KOTESOL News, our email newsletter, was sent on October 10 to 949 subscribers. Read, share, or subscribe to it here!

By Webeditor Membership on October 10, 2014 - 9:51am | 129 Views | Membership Committee |Read more

Call for Papers: KOTESOL Proceedings 2014

The KOTESOL Publications Committee is now accepting papers for KOTESOL Proceedings 2014. Submissions may be made by presenters at the 2014 KOTESOL - KAFLE International Conference based on presentations made at the conference.

By Webeditor Publications on October 9, 2014 - 8:35pm | 95 Views | KOTESOL Proceedings |Read more

Daejeon-Chungcheong Symposium and Thanksgiving Dinner: Pre-Reg is now open!!

You can now pre-register for Daejeon-Chungcheong's Symposium and Thanksgiving Dinner!  It will be held on Saturday, November 29th at Woosong University in Daejoen. Fill out the form here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1T7vAky-3ScQC0lmkde5hmRr-vr6Fc8GLqGgR7UN...

By Webeditor Daejeon on October 8, 2014 - 11:09am | 135 Views | Daejeon-Chungcheong |Read more

KOTESOL - English Expo 2014 Call for Presenters

The Korea TESOL Conference at English Expo 2014

A new mini-conference with the theme

The Power of Questions

Saturday, December 13, 2014 at COEX (Seoul)

We are now seeking exciting presentations focusing on the following areas:

By Webeditor National on October 6, 2014 - 3:06pm | 266 Views | KOTESOL |Read more

Changes to the constitution and bylaws passes

The proposed changes to the amendments to the constitution and the bylaws, as previously published, were voted on at the ABM and were passed. The amended version of both documents will be available online soon.

By Webeditor National on October 6, 2014 - 7:15am | 264 Views | KOTESOL |Read more

Election 2014 Results

The results of the 2014 elections were announced at the ABM on the 5th of October, 2014.

The newly elected officers are:

1st VP - Lindsay Herron

2nd VP - Ingrid Zwaal

Treasurer - Phil Owen

Nominations and Elections Chair - Nathan Rice

IC co-chair - Jamie Carson

No person received enough votes as secretary so the office is vacant, awaiting an appointment by the National Council.

By Webeditor Elections on October 6, 2014 - 7:10am | 385 Views | Nominations & Elections Committee |Read more