Resources recommended by members of TESOL’s Teacher Education Interest Section (TEIS)

American English,

A U.S. Department of State website

http://americanenglish.state.gov


Recommended pages within this site include:

Annenberg Learner

for free video resources, such as "The Teaching Foreign Languages workshop"

http://learner.org/resources/series201.html


Cambridge University Press

free online methods books in PDF format include:

Colorin Colorado

free information and professional videos

http://www.colorincolorado.org/educators/

Coursera MOOCs

**https://www.coursera.org/**


Directory of open-access journals:

http://doaj.org/

  • Caveat emptor: some open-access journals are probably not reputable, though those listed on this directory are vetted for quality and integrity.

ELT Journal

provides a list of Key Concepts in ELT with links to downloadable articles.

http://www.oxfordjournals.org/our_journals/eltj/keyconcepts.html


English for the Workplace blog, Open Access Resources page

http://englishfortheworkplace.blogspot.de/p/open-access-resources.html


Simon Borg's blog

contains a helpful list of free language teaching research sources
http://simon-borg.co.uk/free-sources-of-language-teaching-research/

Stephen Krashen's books, articles and handouts,

some available free with permission to copy "for all reasonable, non-commercial educational purposes, provided no alterations in the text are made": http://www.sdkrashen.com/

Studies in Second Language Learning and Teaching

a free online journal.

http://www.ssllt.amu.edu.pl/


TESL Canada Journal

a free online journal.

http://www.teslcanadajournal.ca/index.php/tesl


TESL-EJ,

the Electronic Journal for [Teaching] English as a Second [or Foreign] Language
http://www.tesl-ej.org/wordpress/

TIRF: The International Research Foundation for English Language Education,

a nonprofit organization, provides a huge list of topics in applied
linguistics, SLA and ELT.

http://www.tirfonline.org/resources/references/


University of Texas at Austin's professional development modules for foreign language instruction

http://coerll.utexas.edu/methods/


Resource Contributors:
Nikki Ashcraft, University of Missouri, TEIS Chair
Lety Banks
Heather Benucci, EFL Teacher Educator & Materials Development Specialist
Patrick Bolger, Ph.D., California State University - Monterey Bay
Evan Frendo
Dr. Gilda Martinez-Alba, Towson University
Christopher Stillwell, University of California, Irvine
Hiro Yoshida, Hyogo U of Teacher Education, Japan
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