WAESOL, the Washington state affiliate of Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), is a professional, non-profit organization whose purposes are to:

  • Promote scholarship
  • Disseminate information related to ESL
  • Strengthen at all levels instruction and research in TESOL and dialects
  • Cooperate in appropriate ways with other groups sharing similar concerns
  • Serve members of the ESL community in the state of Washington

Recent Updates

  • Join us for the   2017 TESOL Convention in Seattle, March 21-24, 2017. (WA Clock Hours available)
  • Join us for TESOL PreK-12 Day on March 25th.  (WA Clock Hours available)
  • NEW Job Listings page is now available for members.
  • Welcome the new and re-elected board members!


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Photo of Mt. Rainier by Mike Drinkall