RECOGNIZED TESOL ORGANIZATIONS
Canada and Internationally Recognized TESOL Organizations
TESOL Standards Across the World
With over 4,000 members IATEFL is one of the most thriving communities of ELT teachers in the world. IATEFL programs include Special Interest Groups, Annual Conventions, Teachers Associations, Journals, and Scholarships. IATEFL does not provide any accreditation. TESOL Canada is an active Associate Member of IATEFL.
TFSOL & TESOL Québec
TESOL Québec supervises both TESOL & TFSOL courses. Its TFSOL (DELFI) is responsible for upgrading French instructors in Canada. By providing teachers' accreditation and certification to practice as Qualified Language Teachers in TESOL, TFSOL or TSSOL; TESOL Québec represents TESOL Canada in Québec.
European Union Open Education
Founded in 1938 ICDE has over 149 Institutional Members, and is a UNESCO partner in Education. Since 1988 supported by the Norwegian Ministry of Education, ICDE represents International and European Union Education on an International Scale. Its Permanent Secretariat is in Oslo, and has been hosted by Norway since 1988. TESOL Canada is an Institutional Member of ICDE.
Employment Training Commission
"Commission des Partenaires du marché du travail du Québec" as the training department of the Ministry of Employment Québec has approved programs of TESOL Canada for educating teachers, trainers, translators, and language learners in TESOL, ESL, and seven other languages.
Canadian Association of Second
CASLT established in 1970, has grown from a small team of volunteers dedicated to supporting second language teachers into a multi-level organization. "Second Languages" encompasses both official & international languages. TESOL Canada is an active associate member of CASLT.
USDLA- United States
Distance Learning Association
The United States Distance Learning Association was the first nonprofit distance learning association in the United States to support distance learning research, development and praxis across the complete arena of education, training and communications.TESOL Canada is a non-profit member of USDLA.
TESOL USA is an American Organization dedicated to advocacy of TESOL education in the USA & abroad. Board of Directors of TESOL USA is supported by Universal American University in Los Angeles focused on aligning educators and learners with pedagogical & technological updates.
TESL Asia is the unifying centre for TESOL & TESL programs offered across Asia and Middle East. TESL Asia develops technologically updated standards in offering Online TESOL & TESL Education. Their online methods contain real practicums offered in Asian employment destinations.
Latest TESOL Affiliates
TESOL New York & TESOL Los Angeles are among the latest additions to our affiliated organizations. TESOL Latin America Project covers South / Central America and provides TESOL & TSSOL (Spanish) teachers programs. TESOL Middle East Project covers Persian Gulf & North Africa.
TESOL Greece is an independent, volunteer, non-profit professional association for teachers of English as a foreign language and other ELT professionals working in Greece. TESOL Greece is a TESOL Inc affiliate, an IATEFL associate, and has a TESOL Canada partnership in Greece.
TESOL TESL TEFL CELTA Canada
TESOL TESL TEFL CELTA Canada
THAILAND TESOL ASSOCIATION
Thailand TESOL is a professional non-profit organization established under the patronage of H.R.H. Princess Galyani. Its purposes are to support English language teaching and learning, and acts as one of the ELT professional organizations with an MOU with TESOL Canada.
British Columbia Teachers of English
The Association of British Columbia Teachers of English as an Additional Language (BC TEAL), established in 1967, is an organization of educators dedicated to the development of the profession of English language teaching. TESOL Canada is one of the Supporting Institutions of BCTEAL.