EFL Professional Bodies (EFL, ELT, TEFL)

If you get a job teaching English in a new country, have a look at their associated professional body to see if they can offer you any advice.  But even if not, many of their websites have helpful resources.

Asia

ETA-ROC

English Teachers’ Association-Republic of China

http://www.eta.org.tw/

ETAI

English Teachers’ Association of Israel

http://www.etai.org.il/

NELTA

Nepal English Language Teachers’ Association

http://www.nelta.org.np/

SPELT

Society of Pakistan English Language Teachers

http://spelt.org.pk/

Australasia

ACTA

The Australian Council of TESOL Associations

http://www.tesol.org.au/

 

Europe

BELTA

The Belgian English Language Teachers Association

http://www.beltabelgium.com/

BETA

Bulgarian English Teachers’ Association

http://www.beta-iatefl.org/

ELTA Albania

English Language Teachers Association of Albania

http://www.eltaalbania.org/

ELT Ireland

Network for English Language Teaching Professionals

http://www.elt-ireland.com/

ENGLISH UK

The national association of accredited English language centres in the United Kingdom

http://www.englishuk.com/

ELTA Serbia

Association of teachers of English in Serbia

http://elta.org.rs/

FEELTA

Far Eastern English Language Teachers’ Association

http://feelta.wl.dvfu.ru/

 

North America

CATESOL

Teachers of English language learners throughout California and Nevada

http://www.catesol.org/about_us.aspx

English USA

American Association of Intensive English Programs (AAIEP)

http://www.englishusa.org/