Teaching English Online: Everything You Need to Know

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Teaching online gives teachers the opportunity to work from almost anywhere in the world. My main reason why I work online is because it gives me flexibility in my schedule and to work from home.

Dan

Founder, Teach ESL Online Anywhere

About Teaching English Online

For people looking for information on how to teach English online, the process can often be intimidating.  There are seemingly countless online teaching jobs out there with different rates of pay, requirements, and students.  While many schools and jobs are straightforward, we have received more than a few messages complaining about how the details seem to change from one job to the next.

With this in mind, we have done our best to create a comprehensive list of information on how to teach English online with a detailed look at everything from the most popular companies to which headset is the best.

Enjoy!

PS: If you’re interested in teaching in a foreign country, you can view our guides to teaching abroad here.

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How to Get Hired and Teach for VIPKID in 2019

All the info you need to teach for VIPKID – see how the application process work, the requirements needed to be a teacher, and how much you can make!
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A Guide to Qkids: Reviews, Hiring Process, and What You Can Make

An in depth look at teachng online for Qkids – explore what it takes to get hired, what the job is like and how much you can make!
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A Guide to Gogokid: Reviews, Payment & Getting Hired

How to get hired with Gogokid and what to expect with their interview process, payments, and teaching platform.

FAQs & Popular Content About Teaching English Online

China’s New Policy for Online Teachers Explained

A breakdown of the new regulations for Chinese online teaching companies including what’s changed and what you’ll need to qualify as a teacher.
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Online Teaching Tips: 15 Things I Wish I Had Known

Just getting into online teaching or wondering how to improve? Here are 15 online teaching tips from a current teacher to help you out!

VIPKid Just Turned 5 – Here’s What They Have Planned for the Future

Can you believe VIPKid is 5 years old? Current teacher Luis walks us through how they celebrated, their history, and what they have planned for the future.

Recent Interviews & Experiences about Teaching Online

Teacher Review: The Pros & Cons of Teaching for Magic Ears

Teacher Jenica shares her thoughts on teaching for Magic Ears for the past 2 years – see what she loves and thinks you need to be prepared for!
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Teacher Interview: What It’s Like to Teach Online with Magic Ears

Considering applying to Magic Ears? Carly shares how their application process works, what it’s like to teach for them, and how you can take on other roles to earn more money!

Review: What It’s Like to Teach Online for Hujiang

Thinking about applying to Huijing? Check out this in-depth look from two current teachers on their hiring process, requirements, and how much they pay.

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