The TESOL International Journal

Welcome to TESOL International Journal. Established in 2007, TESOL International Journal is a unique journal for language educators in that it is devoted to discussions on English as an International Language and its growth and development especially as it relates to the global spread of English language teaching and learning. Our global readership will include ESOL teachers, linguists, educators, and anyone  with an interest in English language teaching in global contexts and second language acquisition. Our goal is to bring information and articles to our readership on advances and research into the teaching of English to speakers of other languages.

All papers published in TESOL International Journal have been refereed and externally reviewed.

The Journal is the sister journal to the long established Asian EFL JournalLinguistics Journal and Asian ESP Journal.

We look forward to having you as a regular reader and or contributor.

The TESOL Journal is indexed in the MLA (Modern Language Association) index, Asian Education Index, Social Science Research Network, Google Scholar, and Open J Gate & Ulrich’s Web.

TESOL International Journal’s Chief Editor is Dr. Liu Xinghua of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China.

Volume 12 Issue 2 2017 is now available online and will be accessible through the official publisher – ELE Publishing.