Call for Contributions: New Ways in Teaching With Music TESOL Press seeks contributors for a book on how to use music in the ESL/EFL classroom. Deadline: June 30, 2016 If you would like your contribution to be considered, please follow the guidelines below and make your timely submission to co-editors Jean Arnold and Emily Herrick […]

TIRF – The International Research Foundation for English Language Education – is pleased to announce its 2016 Doctoral Dissertation Grants (DDG) competition. Grants of up to US $5,000 will be made to successful applicants investigating a range of topics in English language education. The application deadline is Wednesday, April 20, 2016. There are two types […]

We are looking for submissions to our spring newsletter. The newsletter is updated with news, events, sample lesson plans, PD opportunities and more! Please send your submissions to Stephen Whelan at swhelan@isans.ca by March 25, 2016.

Opportunity for TESL Nova Scotia members!   7 complimentary TESOL International 1-year memberships for new members are available to us! Register at members’ price for the TESOL Convention in Baltimore, Maryland April 5-8, a savings of more than $200. Other member benefits detailed on this page. Interested in applying for one of these complimentary memberships? Email […]

The newest issue of the TESL Nova Scotia newsletter is out!Click here to download it in PDF format. In this issue: Benefits of Task-based Instruction by Andrea Taylor and Beth Vye Lineups: Warmer or Icebreaker Activity? by Sandra Powell Book Review: Mastering the American Accent by Laurie Burns Are you represented on the TESL NS […]

The 2015 fall conference will which will be held at St. Mary’s University in Halifax. For details, click here. Conference registration is now closed. See you this weekend!

Get involved in TESL Nova Scotia – run for a position on the executive committee for 2016! The TESL NS Annual General Meeting will be held on Saturday, November 21 during the Fall Conference. At this time, elections will be held to choose members of the executive committee for the coming year. As per the […]

From TESL Canada: Dear TESL Canada Members, TESL Canada Conference 2015 is just around the corner. We are looking forward to an exciting conference experience in Lake Louise, Alberta, October 29-31, 2015. TESL Canada Annual General Meeting has been scheduled during the conference. Kindly note that there is a change in the schedule and venue of […]

TESL Canada has launched a new blog focused on professional development. In their words: This blog has been created for ELT teachers-in-training, teachers, trainers, materials developers, and anyone with an interest in English language teaching and what the PD Committee is doing. This is a space dedicated to connecting and building a PD community among […]

The annual MacKay Lecture Series at Dalhousie University features four lectures given by internationally renowned speakers, addressing subjects related to the liberal and performing arts. For more information, visit the series website. LECTURE I 7:00pm, Thursday, September 24th Weldon Law Building, Room 105 Patricia Lamarre, “Parkour de ville: What the linguistic trajectories of young multilingual […]