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

  • Registration is now open for for the 2016 WAESOL Conference.
  • Call for Proposals for the 2016 WAESOL Conference is open.
  • WAESOL is 40!  Click HERE for information about the 40th anniversary of WAESOL and to read interviews of leaders in our profession.
  • The Winter 2016  WAESOL World Quarterly is now available.
  • Currently accepting articles for WAESOL World Quarterly.
  • Good news! WAESOL has been chosen as the host affiliate for 2017 TESOL Annual Convention in Seattle.
  • Follow us on Twitter @WAESOL
Photo of Mt. Rainier by Mike Drinkall