Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) http://www.tesol.org
TESOL is a professional organization with over 100 national and international affiliates. TESOL's mission is to develop the expertise of its members and others involved in teaching English to speakers of other languages to help them foster effective communication in diverse settings while respecting individuals' language rights. TESOL sponsors a four-day international convention each year in the Spring.
TESOL 2015: Crossing Borders, Building Bridges
March 25-28, 2015
Toronto, Ontario, Canada;
Call for proposals
Deadline June 2, 2014
TESOL 2016: April 5-8, 2016; Baltimore, Maryland
TESOL 2017: March 21-24, 2017; Seattle, Washington
AMTESOL is an affiliate of TESOL. The venue for AMTESOL's annual 2-day conference alternates between Alabama and Mississippi. For more information about membership in AMTESOL, contact the Vice President for Membership, Dr. Susan Spezzini, firstname.lastname@example.org.
To join AMTESOL, download a Membership Application
The 2015 conference will be held in Alabama.
Emerald Coast TESOL http://emeraldcoasttesol.org/
Emerald Coast TESOL serves educators at all levels of ESOL and has membership from southern Alabama and the Florida Gulf Coast.
Southeast Regional TESOL (SETESOL)
SETESOL is an association of 9 TESOL affiliates that represent 11 states in the Southeast. Each year, SETESOL's regional conference rotates to a different states. AMTESOL hosted the SETESOL conference in 1991, 1999, and 2008.
Oct. 8-11, 2014
Keynote speakers: Doug Fisher, Keith Folse, Diane August
Call for proposals: deadline Sept. 1, 2014
SETESOL 2015: Louisiana TESOL - LaTESOL
SETESOL 2016: Kentucky TESOL - KYTESOL
SETESOL 2017: Alabama-Mississippi TESOL - AMTESOL
Southern Conference on Language Teaching (SCOLT) http://www.scolt.org
SCOLT 2015: "All That Glitters is SCOLT" 50th Anniversary
March 5-7, 2015
Call for proposals: deadline Aug. 15, 2014
February 18-20, 2016
Charlotte, North Carolina
March 16-18, 2017
Alabama Assoc. of Foreign Language Teachers (AAFLT) http://www.aaflt.org