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

KOTESOL Calendars

KOTESOL Long term calendars Learn more


Korea TESOL News (March) electronic edition is out

The electronic Korea TESOL News has been sent to the registered emails.

You can see it (and previous issues) online here and can subscribe to receive it in your email inbox.

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By Webeditor Membership on March 4, 2015 - 12:24pm | 14 Views | |Read more

Call for Papers 2015-2016 (Workshops)

A. Presenter Guidelines

Abstract format

By Webeditor Seoul on March 4, 2015 - 10:28am | 28 Views | Seoul |Read more

Share your Expertise!

OK, the new school year begins. time to start filling in those calendars.

KOTESOL is always looking for people with talent and a bit of time to share. Writers, editors, designers, web-techies, bloggers, assorted software skills, accounting, publicity, photography, etc... all the behind the scenes talents that make an organization move forward.  No special skills? We'll help you learn!

By Webeditor National on February 27, 2015 - 2:23pm | 122 Views | |Read more

Review of January 2015 Daegu-Gyeongbuk Workshop

What with the Winter vacation and so many of us being away for a while, this review is a little late - my apologies!

By Webeditor Daegu on February 23, 2015 - 1:51pm | 98 Views | Daegu-Gyeongbuk |Read more

Links to ELT Journals in Korea

This list of links to ELT journals in Korea may be useful to our members as well as other teachers and researchers in or about Korea.


By Webeditor Publications on February 10, 2015 - 2:42pm | 601 Views | |Read more

Professional & Scholarly Readings - Updated!

Our links for professional & scholarly readings have been updated.

Keep abreast in the field with free online journals.

International journals at http://koreatesol.org/content/elt-journals-online

Korea's journals at http://koreatesol.org/content/elt-journals-korea

By Webeditor Publications on February 7, 2015 - 9:12am | 185 Views | Publications |Read more

New Articles Posted

The web Articles section has two new posts:

Players in the Classroom (by Peadar Callaghan) Adding Content to Language - Presenting Text! (by Rob Dickey)

All members are invited to post articles to share ideas and materials for fellow teachers.

By Webeditor National on January 29, 2015 - 8:50pm | 562 Views | |Read more

Represent KOTESOL at the MELTA International Conference in Malaysia

Represent KOTESOL at an International Conference
Would you like to represent KOTESOL at an international conference? The International Outreach Committee (IOC) is looking for KOTESOL representatives at the following conference:

MELTA International Conference (June 1 -3, KL, Malaysia). http://con2015.melta.org.my/
Deadline for applications is Friday, April 3rd.

By Webeditor Outreach on January 19, 2015 - 11:39am | 342 Views | International Outreach Committee (IOC) |Read more

New Issue of TEC Now Available

The lastest issue of The English Connection (TEC), KOTESOL's quarterly magazine, is now available to current members of KOTESOL for downloading and reading.

By Webeditor Calendar on January 5, 2015 - 3:20am | 503 Views | |Read more

Gwangju-Jeonnam Conference Call for Presentations

Gwangju-Jeonnam KOTESOL Regional Conference

Chosun University, Gwangju
March 14, 2015


Theme: A Journey in Professional Development

By Webeditor Gwangju on December 16, 2014 - 2:04am | 503 Views | Gwangju-Jeonnam |Read more