Author Archives: teslnovascotia

Important Notice: TESL NS Financial Restructuring

Important Notice: TESL NS now a Non-profit Organization – Financial Restructuring TESL NS has corrected its status to a non-profit organization from a charity. This is due to a 2016 CRA revocation of TESL NS’s charitable status. After years of lengthy discussions and appeals with the CRA, tax accountants, tax lawyers, and the TESL NS board, the outcome […]

2019 Spring Conference: Call for Proposals

Call for Proposals TESL NS is now accepting proposals for our full Concurrent Sessions and Roundtable Discussions for this year’s Spring Conference to be held on Saturday, May 25 at Acadia University. Presenting at a conference is a professionally enriching experience–click here to read about why you should consider leading a session! Submission guidelines Proposals […]

Message to Potential Candidates for CCLB Board of Directors 2019

Message to CCLB Stakeholders Re: Message to Potential Candidates for CCLB Board of Directors 2019 Message aux intervenants du CNCLC Sujet : Message aux candidats potentiels au Conseil d’administration du CNCLC 2019 Le message en français suit. Message to Potential Candidates for CCLB Board of Directors 2019 CCLB is inviting applications to fill vacancies on […]

Call for Nominations  for TESL Canada Board 2018-2019

November 20, 2018 Dear Members, TESL Canada is currently accepting nominations for the TESL Canada Board for the position of: Vice-President. The submission date for email nominations is November 30, 2018. Nomination Requirements:  ·        All nominees must be current TESL Canada members. ·        All nominees must be nominated by 2 current TESL Canada members. ·        All […]

Fall 2018 Newsletter is out!

The latest issue of the TESL NS newsletter is hot off the (digital) presses! Click here to download the newsletter! This issue features the following contributions by members of the TESL NS community: Executive Function and Writing: Can We Do More?, by Amanda Marshall • TESL NS President’s Report, David Packer • REFLECTION: Flippin’ My […]

Proposed By-law Change: November 2018

At this year’s AGM on November 17, we will be voting on some by-law amendments. These proposed amendments must be communicated to the membership in advance of the AGM. Here is a copy of the current by-laws, as amended in 2014. [Click to download TESL NS By-laws 2014] Here is a copy of the proposed […]

Nominations: TESL NS Board 2019

Get involved in TESL Nova Scotia – run for a position on the board of directors for 2019! The TESL NS Annual General Meeting will be held on Saturday, November 17 during the Fall Conference. At this time, elections will be held to choose members of the executive committee for the coming year. As per […]

TESL Canada/TESL NB AGM and Professional Learning Day 2018

PROFESSIONAL LEARNING DAY & ANNUAL GENERAL MEETINGS FREE for TESLNB and TESL Canada members Become a member for $60 (https://teslnb.ca) or pay $20 to attend Marshall D’Avray Hall, Room 331 (Jun 9/UNB Fredericton) 9:00 – 9:30 am Welcome and Introductions 9:30 – 10:30 am PL #1: Reflections on Teaching EAL, Judy Sillito (Alberta) 10:30 – […]

Spring 2018 Newsletter is out!

The latest issue of the TESL NS newsletter is hot off the (digital) presses! Click here to download the TESL NS Spring 2018 newsletter! This issue features the following contributions by members of the TESL NS community: News: ISANS Executive Director Gerry Mills Retires, by Darlene MacInnis Message from TESL NS President David Packer 2017 […]

TESL Canada Update – March 2018

March 29, 2018 Dear Members, Now that spring has arrived (although we may be questioning that premise in certain parts of the country!), I thought it was time to touch base with everyone once again. We had a great TESL Canada Board meeting last week, good representation from across the country and very productive discussions. […]