Category PD Opportunity

TESL NB Spring Conference

TESL NB’s spring conference will be a Professional Learning event for English as an additional language (EAL) teachers featuring a keynote by Dr. Hetty Roessingh from the University of Calgary, as well as several workshops on a variety of topics offered by EAL educators from around New Brunswick. WHEN Saturday, 7 May 2016 from 8:15 […]

Get published with TESOL Int’l

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 […]

Grant Opportunities

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 […]

Seeking Submissions for Newsletter!

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 by March 25, 2016.

Free TESOL International Memberships

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 […]

TESL NS Fall Conference Nov. 20-21!

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!

TESL Canada Launches New PD Blog!

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 […]

2015 Spring Conference Program

Slides and handouts for some conference sessions are available below! Concurrent sessions A                                                      9:30 – 10:30 Try it out!  2 speaking activities for large groups Paula Cheal Participants at this workshop will partake in two speaking activities. We will be ‘doing it’, not ‘talking about it’. Activity 1: 3-2-1 Speak! For fluency and concision. Tried […]

2015 Dalhousie Conference on University Teaching and Learning (DCUTL)

The 2015 DCUTL will take place on April 29 and 30 in the Rowe Management Building at the Dalhousie University Campus in beautiful Halifax, Nova Scotia. The full program is available here. This year’s conference theme, “The Significance of Community Engagement for Student Learning”, will explore the broad spectrum of work-integrated learning and internship/practicum/co-op education […]

TESL Canada 2015 Conference

The TESL Canada National Conference 2015 will be hosted by ATESL in Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada. This year’s theme is “Elevating Language Learning to New Heights.” The Call for Proposals is now open, Click here to submit a proposal for the conference. You can also keep up with the latest conference information via the Conference […]