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

Calendar of Events

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

  • Conferences and IS Events
  • MDTESOL Board Meetings

Upcoming Events

Super Saturday Professional Development Day

For details, click Super Saturday

Date: Saturday, April 30th

Location: Hickory Ridge Building HR 108, Howard Community College


2016 Joint IS Event

ELL Teacher Workshop: Improving ELL Writing Techniques: Learners with Multiple Literacies and Intelligences

Hosted by: Elementary, Secondary, and Teacher Education & Professional Development IS

Guest Speaker: Dr. Joie Austria

Date: Thursday, May 19th

Time: 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

Location: River Hill High School

To register for the ELL Teacher Workshop, please click HERE.


2016 MDTESOL Spring Dinner & Meeting

Date: Thursday, May 19th

Time: 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.

Location: Ten Oaks Ballroom

To register for the Spring Dinner, please click HERE.


Check out the promotional video for the 2016 TESOL International Convention created by Adreon Hubbard!


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

The Lifetime Achievement Award is established to honor the accomplishments of professionals in the ESL/ESOL field who throughout their years of service have exemplified dedication to ESL/ESOL students at any educational level and/or in ESL/ESOL teacher training. Click HERE to start the nomination process.

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 Grant

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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