Become a member


Membership connects you to fellow TESOL/TEFL professionals in the country. You keep abreast of a rapidly evolving field, have opportunities for professional development and channels for networking and exchange of information. You receive The Teaching Times, the association's quarterly newsletter, which features developments, ideas and practices in our profession. Once a member, you have free-of-charge access to regular workshops, seminars and colloquiums according to your particular field of interest.

Membership is open to anyone involved in the English Language Teaching (ELT) industry. Our members include teachers, lecturers, teacher trainers, academic managers, researchers, authors, publishers, testing agencies, company founders, and institutions.

Regular membership costs: €49 a year. Benefactor membership costs: €55 a year. Student, unemployed and retired membership costs: €27 a year (a photocopy of the proof of your status is required. For students: a current student card. For the unemployed: a certificate or statement from the French Pôle Emploi unemployment office. For the retired: proof of retirement). Your membership is valid for 12 months from receipt of your form and check.

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TESOL France membership includes:

  • Free entrance to workshops and other high-quality Special Interest Groups (SIGs) almost every month related to teaching English
  • An annual Colloquium
  • An annual Spring event
  • A quarterly newsletter, The News with plenty of teaching tips
  • Endless networking opportunities with fellow teachers and publishers
  • Leadership opportunities with our Executive Committee