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The very first teacher to teach on the VIPKID platform shares her experience. What challenges came with teaching online and how translation can get messy.

May 19, 2020

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VIPKid is celebrating teachers for Teacher Appreciation Week from May 4-8, 2020. Watch these shoutouts and get your exclusive video conference background.

May 5, 2020

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We have a thriving community of face-to-face interactions that take place between online teachers all over the world, they’re called Meetups!

January 31, 2020

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

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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Nearly 600 Teachers from 42 States attended the conference that celebrated connections and cultural exchange.  The VIPKid teacher community celebrated its sixth (can you believe it’s been six already?) Journey conference in the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C. It was the biggest showing yet, with nearly 600 teachers attending from 42 states!  The enthusiasm, passion, and […]

November 22, 2019

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VIPTeach met with senior business, non-profit, and government leaders to discuss technology use to empower educators and create greater social impact.

November 19, 2019

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VIPKid teachers “get active and give back” through UNICEF Kid Power. Today, we added another powerful reason to get out of bed in the morning with the launch of a new partnership between VIPKid and UNICEF Kid Power. UNICEF Kid Power gives kids, educators, and organizations the power to save lives by connecting their everyday […]

November 18, 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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Thanks to a host of unusual qualities, like angelic-levels of patience and the ability to command the attention of thirty plus kindergarteners, teachers are suited to side hustles almost by design. But with more and more options coming out of the woodwork, it can be tricky pinning down the side job that makes the most […]

November 12, 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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What do you get when you mix excitement and passion with a few hundred online teachers, many of whom are meeting for the first time? The answer may surprise you, because what we got was more akin to a family reunion than a conference. There was fun. There was love. There was a sprinkling of […]

September 6, 2019

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