Who we are...

TESOLANZ is the New Zealand association of ESOL teachers in all areas of education. We offer you an opportunity to network with others in the ESOL field, professional development, conferences and expos, and we are also a major representative of the ESOL sector lobbying for the language needs of migrants and refugees. 

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Another great CLESOL!

Congratulations to the organisers of the 2014 CLESOL which has had extremely positive comments from those who attended. Pictures and report soon!

Time for a languages policy!

As a result of discussions at CLESOL, TESOLANZ  has produce a media release on the needs for a languages policy. See the Policy page.

Teachers wanted to participate in a survey on pronunciation teaching practices and beliefs of English language teachers in New Zealand.

Dr Graeme Couper from AUT is undertaking research into teacher cognition of pronunciation in order to provide a clearer picture of what teachers think and do about pronunciation and what needs they may have in terms of support and guidance. The first stage of this research is a short online survey. To find out more and to take the survey, please follow this link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/NZpronteaching

Which Qualification?

Which qualification do you need to become an EFL or ESL teacher in New Zealand or overseas? Find some suggestions on our Directory of programmes. Any institution offering a TESOL programme can advertise their course free.

Calls for Papers

Academic journals are invited to have their Call for Papers listed on the TESOLANZ website.

List your school here!

The ESOL Directory lists TESOL courses free of charge. This page is now open to all ESOL/EFL schools to list their details, also free of charge.

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