January 2018 -New! TESL Kingston is looking for new people to join our Affiliate Chapter Executive. Please visit our Executive page for more information.
March 2018 – Next Professional Development workshop – stay tuned for more information.
TESL Kingston is a volunteer-run, non-profit affiliate chapter of TESL Ontario. We serve
the needs of ESL teachers, instructors and students in Hastings, Prince Edward, Lennox & Addington, Frontenac, Leeds and Grenville counties by providing support to professionals working with ESL learners of all ages and levels in public, private and community schools, colleges and universities. TESL Kingston provides professional development, works to enhance ESL learning environments and promotes standards in ESL education.
Our affiliate chapter is also interested and involved in issues relating to:
- ESL literacy
- Refugee concerns
- Immigration and settlement
- Citizenship and Immigration funded LINC programs
(Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada)
- Job training and accreditation
- English for academic purposes
- ESL in the public school system
- English language teaching overseas