Websites in this category and its subcategories contain English as a Second Language (ESL) resources for students and teachers. ESL is the learning and teaching of the English language to people who are not native speakers of English, that is, that do not have English as their mother tongue. Regarding terminology, "ESL" is the term commonly used in the USA, in Canada it is also known as English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), and in the rest of the world it is known as English as a Foreign Language (EFL).
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Includes student and teacher forums, chat, job center, multilingual helplines, links directory, resource library and, study materials. Also a bank of teacher contributed teaching ideas, multilingual translation help, and interactive lessons.
Aardvark's English Forum
Portal with resources for students and teachers. Interactive exercises, message boards, bookshop, school guide, web directory, and world news.
Lesson plans and activities for grade 9-12 students learning English as a foreign language and their teachers.
The British Council
Aims to connect people worldwide with learning opportunities and creative ideas from the UK. Includes resources for teachers and students.
Dave's ESL Cafe
Offers discussion forums, chat room, interactive exercises, online tutorials, and extensive web guide. Also provides teaching ideas and job postings.
English Language Learning Online
Question bank for students, language forum, tests, language news for teachers, and an irregular verb list program.
English Language Self Access Centre
Fee based learning modules for self-assessment, vocabulary and grammar which includes a free demonstration. For beginner to advanced students as well as teachers.
Provides many interactive quizzes, discussion forums and topic-based learning pages for students. On the teachers side, lessons and printable materials to use in class.
Resources for teachers and students with a variety of free learning and teaching materials, all categorized for access by skill and level.
A Guide to Learning English as a Second Language
Grammar and vocabulary quizzes and tips for teachers, parents and students.
The Linguistic Funland TESL Page
Information for teachers and students on finding penpals, teaching materials, activities, and jobs.
ESL teacher training certificate courses across North America.
Study Business and Academic English
Courses, materials and resources for students and teachers of academic and business English. Requires RealAudio and RealVideo.
Offers a jobs wanted and a teachers wanted section, sends job updates via Email, teacher training, handouts and resources, lesson plans and a teacher's forum.