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Becoming an Online Teacher: What You Need to Know

A thorough breakdown of what to expect as an online teacher including jobs, pay, and requirements.
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Get Seen: These Are the 7 Best Webcams for Online Teachers

See how using a dedicated webcam can improve your lesson, as well as some recommended models.
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Online Teaching Equipement: 5 Headsets to Make Sure You’re Heard

Headsets are becoming a must-have piece of online teaching equipment thanks to their superior sound and voice quality – here are 3 worth considering.
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This VIPKid Teacher Makes $75k Teaching Online

See how Dan made more than $75,000 in 2016 by teaching with VIPKid, including how he got started and what his current schedule is like.
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Genevieve Breaks Down VIPKid’s Pay, Schedule, and Hiring Process

Thinking about applying to work at VIPKid? Genevieve is one of the 2500 teachers that loves working there – see why in this interview.
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See How Lingo Live Was Founded and Now Works with Google and Twitter

See how Lingo Live depends on experienced teachers to provide language training to companies like Google, Twitter, and Eventbrite.
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Using Online Mentoring to Build Academically-Confident Students

A great look at another form of online teaching – mentoring. Here’s how to get involved.
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This Teacher Worked for iTalki Before Starting Her Own School

Lindsay is a self-employed online language teacher that not only helps students but also helps teachers get started teaching online.
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See How this Online Teacher Used YouTube to Attract Students

Jennifer is incredibly experienced and has been teaching English since 1996. She now runs English with Jennifer and Jennifer ESL on YouTube.
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How Drew Used YouTube and Advertising to Land Online Students

Drew describes how he got his start teaching, how he finds students, and how to build a brand as an online English teacher.