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NYS TESOL advocates, advances, and enriches TESOL education and professionalism statewide. NYS TESOL is an association of professionals concerned with the education of English language learners at all levels of public and private education in New York State. Our interests include classroom practices, research, program and curriculum development, employment, funding, and legislation.

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Sheila Damato



Kendra Howard



Christine Seebach



Events and Webinars 

Jan
25

A Multimodal VR Approach for Immersive Learning Using Storytelling

Immerse yourself in a multisensory and multimodal journey to one of Henrik Ibsen...
Jan
26

Trauma Informed SEL Support for English Language Learners with Dr. Jordan González

This webinar will provide a review of the data in developing an understanding of...
Jan
28

Writing hurts: How a process of writing guides us toward inclusivity, healing, and humanization with Ethan Trinh

This webinar opens a dialogic space where the participants (i.e., teachers, stud...
Feb
3

A Real life Approach to Authentic Assessment with Eman EL Difrawy

This webinar will focus on how to give students an opportunity to apply his or h...
Feb
18

More than the Label Tells: Agency and Community Resources of "Long-Term English Learners" with Dr. Huseyin Uysal

"Long-term ELs" (LTELs) are commonly portrayed through test scores and...
Feb
23

Asset-based Teaching: Changing Perceptions to Create a Sense of Belonging with Dr. Ilene Winokur

Changing our perception of English learners from deficit (glass half-empty) to a...
Mar
4

Promoting Critical Language Awareness in the L2 Writing Classroom​ with Dr. Shawna Shapiro

In this interactive webinar, we will review principles, curricula, and instructi...
Mar
5

Applied Linguistics Winter Conference 2022: Linguistic Opportunities in The Changing World

Since the pandemic began in early 2020, the lives of students, parents, tea...
Mar
17

Social action project: Chinese and Taiwanese parent perceptions of Chinese immersion programs in the U.S.

This webinar features a research team’s story of designing and implementin...

Announcements

CONFERENCE

Call for proposals now live!

MEMBERSHIP

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ADVOCACY

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LEADERSHIP NOMINATIONS (Coming soon!)

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AWARDS (Coming soon!)

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ONLINE TEACHING

Click here for resources on teaching ELLs online