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 2016: April 5-8, 2016; Baltimore, Maryland
Reflecting Forward: TESOL's 50th anniversary
TESOL 2017: March 21-24; Seattle, Washington
TESOL 2018: March 27-30; Chicago, Illinois
TESOL 2019: March 12-15; Atlanta, Georgia
AMTESOL is an affiliate of TESOL. The venue for AMTESOL's annual 2-day conference alternates between Alabama and Mississippi.
February 12-13, 2016
Perdido Beach Resort, Orange Beach, 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.
SETESOL 2016: Kentucky TESOL - KYTESOL
SETESOL 2017: Alabama-Mississippi TESOL - AMTESOL
SETESOL 2018: canceled due to TESOL Convention in Atlanta
SETESOL 2019: Sunshine State TESOL
Southern Conference on Language Teaching (SCOLT) http://www.scolt.org
February 18-20, 2016
Charlotte, North Carolina
March 16-18, 2017
American Translators Association http://www.atanet.org/
ATA 2016: November 2-5; San Francisco, California
ATA 2017: October 25-28; Washington, D.C.
ATA 2018: October 24-27; New Orleans, Louisiana
ATA 2019: October 23-26; Palm Springs, California
Alabama World Languages Association (AWLA) http://www.theawla.org
Preparing Students for a Global Society
January 29-30, 2016
Troy University - Troy, Alabama