Media Corner

Your news & media resource centre — information about TESL Ontario for media professionals and other interested parties. Here you will find TESL Ontario facts and background as well as media releases and relevant articles.

TESL Ontario Facts

Fact Sheet

TESL Ontario Backgrounder

TESL Ontario Language Instructor Accreditation

Media Releases

Professional Designation “OCELT” Granted to TESL Ontario Accredited Members – January 31, 2017

This is ESL Week in Ontario – Celebrating ESL Education and Learning – November 8, 2015

New Canadians Learn English & Fire Safety at the Same Time – November 3, 2015

Yesterday’s New Immigrants Are Today’s Proud Learners Thanks to ESL Week’s Tech Twist – October 27, 2015

TESL Ontario Embraces Social Media to Celebrate ESL Week November 8-14 – October 7, 2015

Media Alerts

TESL Ontario ESL Week Contest Winners Announced After People’s Choice Vote

Hamilton Area Resident Receives TESL Ontario Distinguished Contribution Award During ESL Week in Ontario November 8 – 14

London Resident Receives TESL Ontario Sparks of Excellence Recognition Award During ESL Week in Ontario November 8 - 14


English Language Learners Take Ownership of Learning with New PBLA Initiative - 2015

Whatever Happened to the 3Rs? - 2015

Navigating Workplace Interaction with Multicultural Colleagues – 2015

Published Items

Hamilton Mountain News - Provincial Award for Jim Jones - November 19, 2015

Thames Valley District School Board Spotlight - Adult ESL Instructor Recognized with Award - November 17, 2015

City of Guelph Fire Department Twitter Feed: Well done @GuelphFire and ESL educators! 'New Canadians learn English and fire safety at the same time.'

CBC Radio Ontario Morning Host Wei Chen interviews TESL Ontario Distinguished Contribution Award Winner Sheila Carson – aired October 17, 2014. Interview begins at Minute 26:10.