TESOL International Association
Advancing Excellence in English Language Teaching
TESOL is an international association of professionals advancing the quality of English language teaching through professional development, research, standards, and advocacy. Dr. Ester de Jong serves as TESOL President 2017-2018 and is a member of the NDLF Advisory Committee.
- Professionalism demonstrated by excellence in standards, research, and practice that improve learning outcomes
- Respect for diversity, multilingualism, multiculturalism, and individuals' language rights
- Integrity guided by ethical and transparent action
- Commitment to life-long learning
To become the trusted global authority for knowledge and expertise in English language teaching.
Learn more about the history of TESOL International Association.