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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Nominations Open - KOTESOL Elections

By Webeditor Elections on August 21, 2014 - 11:59pm | 119 Views | Nominations & Elections | Read more

New leadership opportunities for KOTESOL.

Nominations for election to KOTESOL leadership positions are open, but closing soon. Nominations will close at 11:59 pm on August 21, 2014. The following positions will be up for election this year:

First Vice-President Second Vice-President Secretary Treasurer Nominations and Elections Committee Chair International Conference Committee Co-Chair


August eNews sent!

By Webeditor Membership on August 19, 2014 - 6:08pm | 56 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.

Pre-conference Workshops for IC 2014 Announced

By Webeditor International Conference on August 14, 2014 - 6:07pm | 105 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 13, 2014 - 3:24pm | 97 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...

KAFLE Secures Ministry of Education Funding for IC2014

By Webeditor International Conference on August 8, 2014 - 9:10pm | 98 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 | 213 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.

TEC Seeks August Submissions

By Webeditor Publications on August 4, 2014 - 3:26pm | 214 Views | The English Connection (TEC) | Read more

KOTESOL’s quarterly newsmagazine The English Connection (TEC) seeks article submissions for the Autumn issue.

Pre-registration for the International Conference Is Now Open!

By Webeditor Membership on August 2, 2014 - 9:31am | 310 Views | Membership Committee | 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. 

DCC Call for Presenters: Fall 2014

By Webeditor Daejeon on July 27, 2014 - 11:02pm | 270 Views | Daejeon-Chungcheong | Read more


The DCC executive has been busy planning our two big events this fall. We need knowledgable people like yourself to present at these two events. 


Poster Design Contest

By Webeditor President on July 26, 2014 - 1:14pm | 344 Views | President's Corner | 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?