Resources for Teachers

English Teaching Organizations

  • Teachers of English to Students of Other Languages (TESOL)
  • International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language (IATEFL)
Recommended Websites
  • Lessons & Materials
    • Merlot - Enter ‘ESL’ in the search box to find a list of websites related to teaching English as a Second Language. Websites have been rated by users, and you may rate websites as well.
    • English for All - An excellent and free online course is sponsored by California’s Outreach and Technical Assistance Network (OTAN). You can set up a ‘course’ that students can ‘register’ for, allowing you to know which students have tried this website and how well they did. Students enjoy video lessons followed by grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation exercises.
    • Teaching English - A website co-sponsored by the British Council and BBC. This website provides articles on various aspects of English teaching, a question and answer forum, and free lesson plans and downloads.
  • English Teaching Journals and Periodicals

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