For the benefit of the IEP community and other interested parties, EnglishUSA offers a free annotated list of organizations of interest to intensive English programs. We hope that you find these resources for curriculum and professional development, accreditation, international enrollment, and international exchange services to be of use. EnglishUSA welcomes suggestions of new resources. To suggest a new resource, please contact our EnglishUSA Office.
International Education Professional Organizations/Resources
TESOL-Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages refers to both the field itself and the international association for TESOL professionals. TESOL International Association is recognized as a non-governmental organization (NGO) of the United Nations Department of Public Information with the mission of advancing professional expertise in English language teaching.
IIE-the Institute of International Education is the oldest global higher education and professional exchange agency. IIE is the administrator of the Fulbright Program, the U.S. Government's premier public diplomacy initiative.
IDP Searchable Database on International Education ResearchThis searchable database is managed by the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) and contains details of more than 15,200 books, articles, conference papers and reports on various aspects of international education from publishers in Australia and abroad.
FELCA (Federation of Education and language Consulting Associations): FELCA is the forum of national language and education travel assocations from all over the world. Its members include the national associations of Brazil, Italy, Europe, France, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Russia, Spain, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, and Vietnam. The members of the national associations are individual businesses whose role it is to advise and counsel students who want to travel overseas to study at a language school, high school or university.
Mobility International USA (MIUSA) is a disability-led non-profit organization headquartered in Eugene, Oregon, USA advancing disability rights and leadership globally. Resources include information for students seeking to study English in the US.