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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Gwangju-Jeonnam Conference 2016 Call for Presentations

Gwangju-Jeonnam KOTESOL Regional Conference

Gwangju National University of Education
March 12, 2016


Theme: Service -- A Tradition in Teaching

By Webeditor Gwangju on November 25, 2015 - 12:49am | [totalcount] | Gwangju-Jeonnam |Read more

Gwangju-Jeonnam Officers Elected for 2015-16

Chapter elections were held at Gwangju-Jeonnam KOTESOL for their three elective officers. Those elected to lead the Chapter in the coming year are as follows:

President: Dr. David Shaffer
Vice President: William Mulligan
Treasurer: Lindsay Herron

Additional Chapter officers shall be appointed soon to assist in the guidance of the Chapter in the many tasks lying ahead in the coming year.

By Webeditor Gwangju on November 23, 2015 - 12:20am | [totalcount] | Gwangju-Jeonnam |Read more

Symposium Schedule!

The DCC Symposium
Thanksgiving Dinner Saturday, November 28, 2015 Woosong University (West Campus, Building W16)

9am to 10am: Registration
9:45 to 10am: Opening Ceremony
10am to 5:40PM: Symposium
5:40PM: Closing Ceremony

By Webeditor Daejeon on November 19, 2015 - 2:46pm | [totalcount] | Daejeon-Chungcheong |Read more

Jeju Chapter Elects 2015-2016 Executive Officers

The Jeju Chapter of KOTESOL held its annual elections on November 9, 2015. The elected officers for the 2015-16 term are as follows:

President - Stephanie Nixon

Vice President - Christine Gallagher

Treasurer - Leonard Castro

(For more information about the elected Executive Officers for the 2015-2016 term, please refer to the Executive Profiles.)

By Webeditor Jeju on November 9, 2015 - 11:00pm | [totalcount] | Jeju |Read more

November 2015 Issue of KOTESOL News Is Now Available!

The November 2015 issue of KOTESOL News was sent on November 1, 2015, to 1,426 subscribers. Read, share, or subscribe here!

By Webeditor Membership on November 1, 2015 - 1:32pm | [totalcount] | Membership Committee |Read more

Elections Results Oct 2015

The following have been duly elected in the KOTESOL National Elections of October 2015, and will serve until the 2016 Annual Business Meeting:

President: Lindsay Herron
1st Vice President:  Dr. David E. Shaffer
2nd Vice President:  Ingrid Zwaal
Secretary:  Daniel Cable
Treasurer:  Phil Owen
Nominations & Elections Committee Chair:  Mike Peacock
International Conference Committee Co-Chair:  Sean O'Connor

By Webeditor National on October 30, 2015 - 9:39am | [totalcount] | KOTESOL |Read more

2015 Daejeon-Chungcheong November Symposium and Thanksgiving Dinner: Pre-Reg Now Open!

The DCC Symposium and Thanksgiving Dinner will once again be held at Woosong University in Daejeon.

Saturday, November 28, 2015

Location: Woosong University (West Campus, Building W16), Daejeon

9am to 10am: Registration
9:45 to 10am: Opening Ceremony
10am to 5:40PM: Symposium
5:40PM: Closing Ceremony 

Turkey Dinner: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.


By Webeditor Daejeon on October 29, 2015 - 2:51pm | [totalcount] | Daejeon-Chungcheong |Read more

Call for Papers: KOTESOL Proceedings 2015

The KOTESOL Publications Committee is now accepting papers for KOTESOL Proceedings 2015. Submissions may be made by presenters at the 2015 KOTESOL International Conference and English Expo based on presentations made at the conference.

Submissions deadline is January 15, 2016.
General guidelines (as PDF file) and additional information can be found here:

By Webeditor Publications on October 13, 2015 - 1:31pm | [totalcount] | KOTESOL Proceedings |Read more

Cambridge Day XV

Cambridge Day XV

November 14th, 2015
Sookmyung Women's University

Register: https://goo.gl/HCZ5Nn

Brochure with more information link


By KOTESOL Partners Webeditor on October 9, 2015 - 12:34pm | [totalcount] | KOTESOL |Read more