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Games are an amazing way to learn English online because they engage students in a way that’s both memorable and fun! Here are the Top 5 Games to Play in the Online ESL Classroom, as well as some tips on how to modify them depending on the age of the student.

February 16, 2021

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Best Uses of Total Physical Response ESL teaching strategies like The Total Physical Response (TPR) method, combines vocabulary instruction with bodily movements which creates a fun and unique educational instruction style. Professor of psychology, James Asher, developed the method and it is now widely used in English instruction across the globe. In TPR, both instructors […]

February 2, 2021

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Teaching English online to students presents a variety of unique challenges, even more so when you’re teaching English as a second language. ESL (English as a Second Language) instructors can help alleviate some of these challenges by incorporating visual aids into their curriculum which is why we’ll be covering the importance of visuals for ESL […]

January 19, 2021

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Work when and where you want. Start today.

“This study is the first step in the burgeoning field of learning efficacy in digital learning platforms.” – Professor Jun Liu, Chief Academic Officer at VIPKid and President of the VIPKid Research Institute. VIPKid is excited to announce our research collaboration with ETS, the world’s largest private, nonprofit educational research and assessment organization. ETS is a […]

January 5, 2021

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Understand the 5 Stages of Second Language acquisition along with recommended tips to help your students learn English faster.

September 15, 2020

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The Teaching Essentials Blog Series looks at some tools-of-the-trade for online ESL instruction. We explore a few key concepts that's easy for any new ESL teacher.

August 12, 2020

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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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A side job is most effective when it lets you earn money when you wouldn’t usually be doing so. Earn $15-$22/hr to teach English from home!

November 12, 2019

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Here's what you need to know to qualify as an ESL teacher for VIPKid. You'll have the opportunity to teach online anywhere to students learning english.

October 24, 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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