Category PD Opportunity

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 – […]

Highlights from 2017 Spring Conference

The TESL NS Spring conference was held on May 13 at Acadia University. It was a great day filled with learning, discussion, and networking.

2017 Spring Conference Poster

SPRING Conference 2017 Click here for details on the conference, or to register!

BC TEAL Refugee Rights Day: Take ACTion!

From BC TEAL: BC TEAL invites you to join our campaign! Tuesday April 4, 2017 has been identified as Refugee Rights Day by the Canadian Council for Refugees and Amnesty International Canada. BC TEAL is pleased to offer an EAL Act!on campaign that starts with you and your learners! We invite all EAL classrooms (large and small, formal […]

Bursaries for TESL Canada 2017

Different funding opportunities are available for those looking to attend the 2017 TESL Canada conference in Niagara Falls, from June 8-10. TESL Canada is awarding five (5) travel grants of $500.00 each to five (5) first time TESL Canada Conference presenters for the upcoming TESL Canada Conference. Applications are due March 1. Click here for […]

Teaching EAL Literacy Learners Online Teacher Training

Are you a certified EAL instructor? Do you want to increase your understanding of EAL Literacy?  If yes, then Teaching EAL Literacy Learners (TELLS) is for you! This 10-week facilitated online instructor development course will provide you with the theoretical and practical knowledge needed to work in the field of EAL Literacy.  The course covers […]

Pearson ELT Teacher Award

Pearson ELT has launched an award to celebrate teachers and showcase their achievements. The ELT Global Teacher Award will recognize teachers who have implemented innovative methods in their classrooms, from big ideas to everyday solutions.a teacher award. Teachers can enter by “Telling their ELT story” for a chance to win an all‑expenses‑paid trip to the […]

IELTS Teacher Training Workshop

On behalf of British Council IELTS Canada Team, TESL Nova Scotia, in Halifax pleased to invite representatives of TESL NS to participate in the following, two-day  British Council run Teacher Training Workshop for Teachers of IELTS Prep Courses. The Workshop is designed for teachers, not IELTS examiners. Format: Four modules: each module deals with one […]

Call for Contributors: Teaching Creative Writing

TESOL Press is seeking contributors with exciting and effective lesson plan ideas for using creative writing in the English language classroom. The book, New Ways in Teaching Creative Writing for the ELL Community, is primarily directed at teachers who work in Intensive English Programs or for instructors who work at English Language Institutes. However, contributors […]