TESL Ontario, established in 1972, is a non-profit organization serving the needs of teachers of English as a Second Language and English Literacy Development. In its commitment to professional development and advocacy, TESL Ontario addresses the range of competencies, experiences, and issues which influence the success of immigrants, refugees, visa students, and others who are learning English.
BC TEAL is hosting its 50th Annual Conference May 3-5, 2018 at UBC Vantage College. This year is particularly exciting as we're partnering with TESOL International Association, who will be hosting a pre-conference symposium on the 3rd.
Conference website: https://www.bcteal.org/conferences/2018-annual-conference
Statistics Canada is pleased to release its final major instalment of data on education, labour, journey to work, language of work, mobility and migration.
The Fall issue of CONTACT TESL Ontario Magazine can be downloaded from our new website for CONTACT at http://contact.teslontario.org/issues/fall-2017/ . The new website for CONTACT makes it possible for you to search all the articles in recent issues or download previous issues.
TESL Ontario is thrilled to introduce the newly registered professional designation for all TESL Ontario accredited members in good standing called Ontario Certified English Language Teacher or OCELT.
Research Project: Examining Language Teaching Technology Use in Post-Secondary English for Academic Purpose (EAP) Programs
Research Project: English language teacher self-efficacy beliefs
Paragon Testing Enterprises offer a free CELPIP teacher training at its Toronto office located at 801-180 Bloor St. W. on November 1st from 1pm - 5pm.
Register at https://www.celpip.ca/toronto-workshop/
Pearson Canada is organizing an academic workshop of which the focus is to link the outcomes of the Pearson Test of English Academic to the Canadian Language Benchmarks. We can now confirm that this will take place in the week commencing 11 th September 2017.