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TESL Ontario

TESL Ontario, established in 1972, is a non-profit organization serving the needs of teachers of English as a Second Language and English Literacy Development. In its commitment to professional development and advocacy, TESL Ontario addresses the range of competencies, experiences, and issues which influence the success of immigrants, refugees, visa students, and others who are learning English.

Chair’s Message

Sheila NicholasHappy 2014!

The start of a new year is a time to celebrate the accomplishments and successes of the past year. It is also a time to reflect on the opportunities that will arise in the coming months and to set achievable professional development goals for the new year.

Writing Without Borders - Conference Program

Register today.

The conference committee is please to announce the conference program schedule. We are very pleased with the calibre of sessions. Panel, papers, and workshops cover a range of topics relating to our theme, including:

Contact Spring Issue

The spring issue of CONTACT TESL Ontario Magazine is published.

Click here to read it.

Call For Research Participants

What do you think about the use of technology in your classroom?

Researchers at Carleton University would like to understand what ESL teachers believe about the use of digital technology in their classrooms. If you'd like to participate in this study, please click on the link.

Letter of Invitation & Information

TESL Canada 2014 Conference

Date: May 8 10, 2014

Location: Regina, SK

More information at

Fran Marshall's Books

The following books are available free of charge to anyone to download and reproduce:

ESL Stories - Yours and Mine:

What you need to know about volunteering

Volunteer Information Brochure

Find out about the personal and professional benefits of volunteering your time and expertise with TESL Ontario and the local TESL Affiliates.

Click here to view our Volunteer Information Brochure.

Research Reports

TESL Ontario members are key participants in research. The Research Committee reviews all research proposals requesting the participation of association members. Read about the studies and the findings you helped build.


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