TESOL Italy’s mission is to develop the expertise of those involved in teaching English to speakers of other languages, and to foster professional growth and active participation in language teaching. Its mission includes promoting community understanding of the role of language in a progressively changing environment while respecting individuals’ language rights.

To achieve this TESOL Italy:

  • encourages access to and standards for English language instruction, professional preparation, continuing education and student programs;
  • links groups to enhance communication among language specialists;
  • produces high quality programs, services and products;
  •  promotes advocacy to further the profession.