Who are we?

We are an energetic and enthusiastic group of TESOL professionals who work with ELLs and teachers in various settings.

We share a common vision of diversity, equity and professionalism in TESOL, both as an activity and a profession.

The primary goals of the WATESOL NNEST Caucus are to 

  • support native and non-native English-speaking teachers professionally
  • build awareness of NNEST benefits, concerns, needs and issues
  • promote research on NNEST issues
  • encourage NEST/NNEST collaboration
We are commented to advocacy and researching concerning NNESTS and matters related to identity, pedagogy, and fairness in English language teaching.
Why should you join us?

If you think that

    • TESOL profession should welcome and promote ethnic, racial, cultural, religious, and linguistic diversity,
    • collaboration among native and non-native English-speaking teachers will lead to more rewarding practices in TESOL,
    • TESOL professionals should act as change agents in building a more democratic, diverse, and equitable professional context, 
will be happy to welcome you! 
How can you join us?

Step 1 - Join WATESOL

Step 2 - Join NNEST Caucus by selecting "I would like to be a member of the NNEST Caucus" during registration

Step 3 - Stay connected via Listserv and Facebook.