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Get a little creative with a shoe-string budget, and have your online classroom in tip-top shape when having to work from home to teach online.

March 20, 2020

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So, how do you find work from home jobs? And what’s the deal with making money through online teaching with VIPKid? Let’s start with the Base Pay...

February 11, 2020

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Meet our featured hosts, and find out who won the January Raffle! In the world of the online classroom, you’d be forgiven for thinking all interaction takes place virtually, in the education equivalent of the matrix, perhaps. But in reality, we have a thriving community of face-to-face interactions that take place between teachers all over […]

January 31, 2020

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Work when and where you want. Earn $15-$22/hr.

Clothing is part of every single person’s life. When your ESL students start their day, one of the first things they must address is what they will be wearing for the day. Clothing is also one of the ways humans express themselves and showcase who they are, how they’re feeling, and what they like. Because […]

January 2, 2020

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Even the ones who aren’t too computer savvy? Or the ones who only teach fine art? How about the ones who were born before the internet? Just what are the requirements to snagging one of those online teaching jobs? If you’re worried that you may not be cut-out for online teaching, you’re probably wrong. Teaching […]

December 31, 2019

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Win the classroom makeover contest worth at least $500! It might be a simple table and chair in the corner of the living room. A painstakingly decorated wall that would leave Banksy in awe. Or a repurposed closet under the stairs à la pre-Hogwarts Harry. But whatever shape, form or style your online classroom takes, it’s […]

December 24, 2019

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Demand for English learning in China has grown faster than your kid can move when he hears the bath running. And it has opened up an entirely new industry for North American teachers: online ESL teaching. Here’s how choosing this enriching education opportunity (that’s both a smart financial and professional move) is also helping the […]

November 14, 2019

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So you’re thinking of joining the next best thing, here’s what you need…  Engaging with and teaching second language learners online has never been easier, and as demand for teachers continues to grow, opportunities are limitless for those looking to teach online. But don’t kid yourself either, correct training and preparation are critical to success […]

October 24, 2019

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Two teachers’ experiences on their first trip to China Recently a few VIPKid teachers took it upon themselves to arrange a trip to China and experience a part of the world their students call home. They were expecting a culture shock, but instead they found friends, family, and a tour guide called Cactus. Here, Sonia […]

October 17, 2019

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Virtual online teaching is where the fun’s at. Teaching online is the most exciting work opportunity for teachers this century. That’s not an opinion, it’s a fact. Well actually it is an opinion, but here’s why we think it’s a well-founded one, and why if you’re not already teaching online it may be time to […]

October 3, 2019

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English pronunciation is possibly the most difficult hurdle your students must overcome. Although your students may be well-versed in English grammar and spelling, it is one thing to excel in writing English and it is another to excel in speaking it. If your students cannot pronounce clearly and correctly, implementing the language rules they studied […]

September 23, 2019

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