Communication team

Team: Communication

VietTESOL’s Communication Team is responsible for communicating VietTESOL's message with external audiences via our official channels including: Website (http://viettesol.org.vn/), Email, and Fanpage.

Communication Team consists of 2 sub-teams: Design and Content. Design sub-team takes charge of producing visual materials (posters, videos, infographics …) while the Content sub-team’s responsibility is to draft announcements/ articles/ emails for our communication platform.

Nguyen Thi Bich Tram – Team leader

Talkin English Online Learning System

K12- Professional Development

  1. Job description

As active members of VietTESOL Association (VTA), U.S. alumni, and lecturers of English at Vietnamese universities with high spirits of networking, sharing and learning, we established VTA K-12 Professional Development Special Interest Group (or VTA K-12 PD SIG, in short) which primarily caters to K-12 (from kindergarten to 12th grade) teachers’ continuous professional development in English language education in Vietnam in 2020. Our motto is “Empowering Teachers, Inspiring Students & Promoting Teaching and Learning”. In tune with the overarching vision of VTA, we aim to take the lead in offering and advancing continuous professional development experiences for K-12 teachers in English language education in Vietnam. We offer interactive platforms for professional sharing, training, learning and researching among experts, professionals and researchers of English language education. We undertake the initiative with concerted efforts and collaborative, rotating leadership, which means rotating to lead the programme yearly and hosting webinar programme alternately among organising committee members. We also welcome Vietnamese practitioners and researchers who work in English language education to join us as group members, project organisers and leaders so that we, altogether, can empower teachers, inspire students and promote teaching and learning.

Since 2019, our signature initiative is The Webinar Programme for K-12 Vietnamese Teachers of English in Using New Textbook Series. The webinar programme for K-12 Vietnamese teachers of English invites featured talks from speakers who are experts of the field and holds sharings from facilitators who are exemplary K-12 Vietnamese teachers of English.

  1. Members

Full name

Title

Institution

Job

Dang Thi Huong Thao

 Doctor

Hung Yen University of Technology and Education

Lecturer;Vice Dean/lecturer

Tran Ngoc Giang

Doctor

Ha Noi National University of Education

 

Nguyen Duc An

Master

Tay Bac University

Lecturer

Trinh Ngoc Anh

Doctor

Banking Academy of Vietnam

Lecturer

Ta Thi Mai Huong

Master

Thai Nguyen University of Economics and Business Administration

Lecturer

Do Thi Phương Mai

Doctor

Hanoi National University of Education

Lecturer; Head of English Linguistic Division

Tran Quang Nam

Master

Ho Chi Minh City University of Education

 

Nguyen Tam Trang

Master

Ha Noi National University of Education

Lecturer

Le Thi Hong Van

Doctor

Tay Nguyen University

Lecturer

 

The VietTESOL Membership Team

  1. Job description

The VietTESOL Membership Team is an essential part of the VietTESOL Association (VTA), which serves as one of the VietTESOL official contact and supporter for all current and potential VietTESOL members. The team’s mission is to, on behalf of VietTESOL, stay in touch with its members, keep the VietTESOL members updated with the association’s activities, and provide them with the latest information about the opportunities to participate in the professional development events conducted by VietTESOL and its associated partners. Along with this, the Membership Team serves as the supporter for all current and potential members who need help in registering and dealing with problems with their membership accounts. The job fulfillment of the Membership Team significantly contributes to the promotion of VietTESOL’s reputation and its community expansion.

 

  1. Members

 

No

Full name

Title

Institution

Role in the Membership Team

1

Ta Thi Mai Huong

Master

Thai Nguyen University of Economics and Business Administration

Leader

2

Bui Thi Lien

Master

Ngo Gia Tu High School, Daklak province

Co-leader

3

Nguyen Van Thinh

Doctor

Thai Nguyen University of Economics and Business Administration

Co-leader

4

Nguyen Duc An

Master

Tay Bac University

Core team member

5

Nguyen Thuy Linh

Master

School of Foreign Languages, Thai Nguyen University

Core team member

6

Nguyen Thi To Loan

Master

Hung Vuong University, Phu Tho

Core team member

7

Dang Thi Huong Thao

Doctor

Hung Yen University of Technology and Education

Core team member

VietTESOL Association Mission Statement

The Vietnam Association for English Language Teaching and Research, (VietTesol Association for short), is a non-profit socio-professional organization aimed to create a trusted platform for those who are interested in, and committed to, English Language Teaching and Research. We are headquartered in Hanoi, Vietnam.

Mission Statement

As a socio-professional organization, VTA is committed to enhancing the quality of English language education in Vietnam through professional development, dissemination of teaching expertise and research and information to support and transform practice, policy in ELT, and community service. In particular, we will be

  • Carrying out professional development activities for ELT practitioners in Vietnam, including but not limited to an annual VietTESOL international convention, regular workshops, training courses, and webinars to members and non-members, and an open social media site with online teaching resources;
  • Offering research-based consultations on issues related to ELT and cultural studies, publication of an peer-reviewed academic journal, books, policy papers, research papers on aspects of ELT, and resources;
  • Undertaking policy advocacy work related to activities that influence the decision making process, and activities involved in ELT, public education, capacity building, relationship building, forming networks, and leadership development.

VTA's Mantra

"Connecting Teachers, Engaging Communities”

VTA's Core values

  • Professionalism
  • Lifelong learning
  • Inclusion

VietTESOL Membership Benefits

Who can be a VietTESOL Member?

VietTESOL Membership is open to anyone involved in the field of English language teaching from all over Vietnam and the world. Whether you are a teacher, student, teacher educator, administrator, researcher, consultant, materials writer, or curriculum developer, VietTESOL Association offer you an inclusive and collaborative community where you can grow personally and professionally.

Benefits of being a VietTESOL Member

VietTESOL Members have priority access to numerous professional development activities organized or sponsored by VietTESOL Association. Every year, VietTESOL Association organizes English language teacher development seminars and workshops on a regular basis and holds an annual international conference (VietTESOL International Convention).

A VietTESOL Member will benefit from, but not limited to, the following:

  1. Attend and learn: Expedited acceptance into VietTESOL Association's teacher development events, including seminars, workshops and conferences.
  2. Save your budget: Special registration rates for VietTESOL Association's paid teacher development events and special discounts on VietTESOL merchandise.
  3. Stay current and get published: Exclusive access to video recordings and electronic full-text proceedings of VietTESOL International Conventions and other VietTESOLs' official publications.
  4. Receive recognition and funding: Participation advantage in competitions or funding opportunities organized by VietTESOL such as travel grants, awards and scholarships.
  5. Get involved and lead: Numerous opportunities to serve as a volunteer, a secretary, a peer reviewer, a group leader, a teaching assistant, or on the VietTESOL Board of Directors.

VietTESOL Membership Fees

Please check out available Membership Plans and Fees.

Becoming a VietTESOL Member

To become a VietTESOL Member, you will need to choose a Membership Plan at Become VietTESOL Member and register. If you already have an account on our https://viettesol.org.vn website, log in with you account credentials. Otherwise, fill out the registration form to complete.

Upon your completion of your registration, you will receive your membership details via email. You can also log in our website at https://viettesol.org.vn any time to review your membership details. Your account credential will also allow you to get priority access to events and contents on our website.

 Questions?

If you have any questions about VietTESOL membership, please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or submit a ticket at our Helpdesk at http://viettesol.freshdesk.com