MATSOL Membership

MATSOL is a professional community of educators of multilingual learners in Massachusetts. Our members include educators in PK-12 schools, adult basic education and workplace programs, and institutions of higher learning. MATSOL is the state affiliate of TESOL International Association.


  • Become part of the MATSOL community of educators dedicated to equity and excellence for multilingual learners in Massachusetts.
  • Connect with colleagues in MATSOL Special Interest Groups (SIGs) to share expertise and resources, get support, and network.
  • Take advantage of electronic benefits including MATSOLworks job listings, Elists, and members-only resources.
  • Subscribe to the biannual MATSOL Currents newsletter and the monthly MATSOL E-Bulletin.
  • Receive reduced registration fees for professional learning opportunities including 15 PDP courses and conferences, institutes, webinars, and other professional learning activities.
  • Support of MATSOL's local and national advocacy on behalf of all English Learner Education professionals, our students, and their families.

Membership Types: 

  • Professional - $50: For current professionals
  • Retired - $25: For retired educators
  • Student - Free: For teacher candidates matriculated in an undergraduate or graduate program

Special Offer

September 2023 - Nominate a friend or colleague for MATSOL membership with a 30% discount! Find out how!


Join or Renew Membership

  • Individual Membership with Credit Card Payment - Join/Renew online
  • Individual Membership (new or renewing) with P.O. or Check Payment - See instructions
  • Group Membership (new or renewing) with P.O., Credit Card or Check Payment  - See instructions

Membership Policies

  • Memberships expire one year from join/renew date.
  • Membership are non-refundable and non-transferable. See MATSOL payment policies.
  • Membership dues price is per person. MATSOL does not offer group/department membership dues.

Please write to [email protected] for assistance with MATSOL membership issues.

Members and partners can opt-in to receive messages from MATSOL via SMS. If the box in the membership form is not checked, you will not receive messages. 

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Free Student Membership

Are you interested in advocacy?  Passionate about multilingual learners?  Are you a teacher candidate?

MATSOL offers FREE Membership to matriculated undergraduate and graduate teacher candidates in Massachusetts who are interested in working with multilingual and immigrant students, families, and communities!

  • Meet experienced colleagues who can act as mentors.
  • Share your experiences with other early educators.
  • Access free and discounted resources, events, and professional development courses.
  • Learn about local job opportunities.
  • Participate in advocacy efforts to support diversity, equity, and inclusion in the education of bilingual/multilingual students learning English.

Join an active community of pre- and in-service teachers, teacher leaders, and school administrators from PK-16 institutions committed to providing equitable learning experiences for students learning English.

Apply Now!
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Faculty Guide to MATSOL Student Memberships

Teacher Education faculty can help MATSOL publicize our free student membership program!

  • Tell your students about the program and encourage them to join.
  • Copy the text on this page into an email to send to your students.
  • Download and distribute a filer.