TESOL International Convention

TESOL International Association will celebrate its 50th Anniversary at TESOL 2016 in Baltimore. Watch for exciting activities and events throughout the convention. 
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Affiliate Showcase

TESOL welcomed its first affiliate in 1969, and it now has more than 100 affiliate associations. For the 50th Anniversary celebration, the association will feature its independent, diverse, and dynamic affiliates.

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TESOL Outstanding Leaders

TESOL will recognize individuals who have made significant contributions to the profession, 50 at 50, and individuals that are emerging as leaders, 30 Up and Coming!
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Success Stories

TESOL wants to recognize and share your success stories!

Selected stories will be featured in TESOL Connections, English Language Bulletin, and other online publications.

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50th Anniversary Timeline

The interactive timeline showcases the association's most important milestones. Know of a significant moment in TESOL's history? Submit it for consideration!
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TESOL History

Why was TESOL created? English language teaching (ELT) professionals recognized the need for an organization that would bring together ELT teachers and administrators at all educational levels.

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