Welcome to Maryland TESOL!

Maryland TESOL is a professional, non-profit association dedicated to the improvement and advancement of teaching English to speakers of other languages. Maryland TESOL is an affiliate of TESOL, the international organization of professionals interested in teaching English to speakers of other languages.

MDTESOL Newsletters

MDTESOL proudly produces a seasonal newsletter for all members to enjoy! Check it out!

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Conference Videos

We are very pleased to announce that, for the first time ever, MDTESOL is granting online access to post-conference materials, including videos from our conferences.  Access will be limited to MDTESOL members. 

Members can find conference videos under the Member Center tab or by clicking Video Gallery

Conference Volunteers Needed

Maryland TESOL is seeking volunteers to help both before and during the 2016 Annual Fall Conference. Volunteer for one or more of the four (4) available teams to help make this annual event a success. For more information and to sign up for a volunteer team, please click HERE to complete the form and to indicate your interest(s).

Please Note: Volunteers who wish to attend the conference sessions should be sure to register for the conference.

Calendar of Events

Maryland TESOL maintains a Google Calendar of its activities. These include:

  • Conferences and IS Events
  • MDTESOL Board Meetings

Upcoming Events

36th Annual Fall Conference

Saturday, November 12, 2016

8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Theme: Celebrating & Motivating Teachers

Keynote Speaker: Paula Golombek

Location: Howard Community College (Main Campus)

Registration Now Open!

Maryland TESOL invites you to register for our 36th Annual Fall Conference.

Regular registration from September 12th through November 7th.

For additional information and to complete your online registration, please click links below:

Individual Registration
Vendor Registration
Group Registration


Check out the promotional video for the 2016 MDTESOL Annual Fall Conference created by Jose Torres!


Nominate people you know who should be highlighted for their service!

The Ann Beusch Distinguished Service Award was established to honor the accomplishments of Ann Beusch, former Supervisor of Foreign Languages and ESOL of the State of Maryland. This award honors individuals who exemplify the spirit and dedication to international students that Ann demonstrated during her long tenure as a State Supervisor of ESOL and Foreign Languages. Click HERE to start the nomination process.


Interested in becoming an ESOL Instructor? Looking for language instruction tools?

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Awards and Grants

Maryland TESOL offers two awards to recognize the contributions by our members to the teaching community and one professional development grant to support teachers with their efforts to the betterment of the ESL field.

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