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

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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

Photo Contest @ Conference

Join us for a fun photo contest.

Capture the KOTESOL Conference in a picture!

If a picture is worth 1,000 words, what picture best describes the KOTESOL International Conference?

Korea TESOL will grant prizes to the two best images in the following two classifications:

    Web-media (any digital resolution is acceptable, including older phone cameras)
    Print-media (high resolution)

By Webeditor International Conference on October 8, 2015 - 10:58am | [totalcount] | 2015 KOTESOL International Conference |Read more

Bylaws update

The KOTESOL Bylaws (not Constitution) were amended at the 2014 KOTESOL Annual Business Meeting, but somehow that amendment was never incorporated into the text.

It is now.  Bylaws Article X. Amendments.

By Webeditor National on October 6, 2015 - 1:54pm | [totalcount] | KOTESOL |Read more

2014 ABM minutes (Draft) now online.

The DRAFT minutes from the KOTESOL 2014 Annual Business Meeting are now available. These should be examined, proposals made for revision, and then ratified at this years Anuual Business Meeting Sunday at 4:40pm. Find minutes at http://koreatesol.org/content/minutes

By Webeditor National on October 6, 2015 - 1:40pm | [totalcount] | KOTESOL |Read more

2015 International Conference Edition of KOTESOL News Sent

The 2015 International Conference edition of KOTESOL News was sent this morning (October 6, 2015) to 1,426 subscribers. This issue includes important information about the conference; if you're planning to attend, this is a must-read! Read it, share it, or subscribe here.

By Webeditor Membership on October 6, 2015 - 7:57am | [totalcount] | Membership Committee |Read more

Conf Book now online

The Full and Complete Conference Program Book (192 pages) is now available for Download!
(Large file, 15.5mb!)



By Webeditor International Conference on October 5, 2015 - 10:21pm | [totalcount] | 2015 KOTESOL International Conference |Read more

Sunday Service with Chuck Sandy at International Conference 2015

Join plenary speaker Chuck Sandy and the Christian Teachers SIG from 8:15 to 8:45 on Sunday morning in Room 322 for an ecumenical time of fellowship, prayer, reflection, and celebration.

There might also be some singing.

The service will be led by Chuck Sandy and is sponsored by the Christian Teachers SIG.

All are welcome.

By Webeditor International Conference on October 1, 2015 - 7:55pm | [totalcount] | 2015 KOTESOL International Conference |Read more

Major Speakers at International Conference Details

Complete information on all major speakers at the KOTESOL International Conference is now available from
with specific pages for each speaker (including photo, biographical sketch, and sessions abstracts) and a single PDF document with abstracts and session times.

By Webeditor International Conference on September 27, 2015 - 4:38pm | [totalcount] | 2015 KOTESOL International Conference |Read more

Conference Pre-Registration closes Sept 30

Quick Reminder:

You opportunity to save through pre-registration is available only through September 30th.

Don't delay
Register TODAY!

http://koreatesol.org/ic2015 for links to various types of registration.

By Webeditor International Conference on September 25, 2015 - 2:18pm | [totalcount] | 2015 KOTESOL International Conference |Read more