Kentucky Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages

Welcome to Kentucky TESOL

Serving Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages since 1979.

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Welcome to the KYTESOL Website!  If you are not a member of KYTESOL but would like to join, please see our membership page for an online application form.

Mission Statement:
Kentucky TESOL, Inc. (KYTESOL) is a statewide professional organization for Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages. Our purpose is to distribute information, to discuss current issues, and to improve the teaching of English to speakers of other languages.

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Preconference Workshop 2017.pdf

Keynote Speakers 2017.pdf


Early Bird/Advance Registration Rates

On or Before September 15, 2017 / On or After September 16, 2017 and On-site

 Member Type
Friday Workshop Only   Saturday Conference Only   Both Friday and Saturday Sessions
  Regular Member   $55 / $75   $130 / $150   $180 / $220
  Student Member   $40 / $60   $110 / $130   $145 / $185
  Publisher/ Exhibitor       $180 / $220

* Due to the difficulty of securing payments from Purchase Orders, all registration must be paid at the time of registration by either credit card or PayPal. Thank you.

Call for Proposals

Submissions Accepted May 10 - August 15

We encourage you to participate in the 2017 KYTESOL Annual Conference to be held on Friday, October 20 (Pre-Conference Workshop) and Saturday, October 21 in Louisville, KY. Ho Ryong Park, 2017 KYESOL Conference Chair, and the Organizing Team (Youn-Kyung Kim, Patricia Lovett, and Joshua Lance Thompson) are pleased to announce this year’s Annual Meeting Theme: "Toward the Future of Education: Innovative Language Teaching and Learning." Now is the time to advance a paper or session submission for consideration. Please also consider volunteering for the conference.

How to Submit:

  1. Please access the Call for Proposals.
  2. Scroll down and complete the form.
  3. The proposal deadline is August 15, 11:59PM (CST).

Thank you for your interest in participating in the 2017 KYTESOL Conference. The KYTESOL Conference Organizing Team stands ready to assist you with any questions or concerns. Please contact us by e-mail at

* Do you have great ideas about teaching, learning, and advising? Do you use effective activities and/or tools in your classes? If yes, why don't you share your ideas and activities with other KYTESOL members? If you don't know how to become a presenter, we are here to help you as well. Please contact us by the same e-mail at We will be happy to help you.

KYTESOL Scholarship

Collected: $0.00
Goal: $5,000.00
Every year, KYTESOL offers a college scholarship to eligible Kentucky ESL/LEP students.

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