• Work from home job for Moms
    Become a Teacher,  Blog,  Teach English Online,  Work from Anywhere

    Qkids Teacher Review: Is QKids Legit?

    Is Qkids legit? As an official Qkids teacher, I have included a review of the job details, pay, and work schedule. If you are looking for a remote job with flexible hours that you will enjoy, then look no further.  You should become an online English teacher with Qkids! When I tell people about teaching English online, the most commonly asked questions I hear are: “Do I need to have a degree in education?” “Is it a real job?” No, you do not need to have a degree in education in order to teach English online! Yes, it’s a legit job. I am a teacher for them and can tell…

  • FAS REWARDS CHRISTMAS
    Blog,  Rewards,  Teach English Online,  VIPKID

    Christmas FAS Rewards for ESL Teachers

    These are reward systems to use for online VIPKID English teachers (ESL).  They can also be used as a reward system for Preschool or Elementary school teachers.  These rewards are the FAS (Find a star) reward. This set of rewards has 7 pages of Christmas-themed FAS Rewards. To use this reward, you cover up each of the boxes with a number (or other design, such as vocabulary word, letters, colors, etc.).  When it’s time to reward the student, you ask them to choose a number.  Then you reveal what’s under the number they choose.  Each time they find a star, they get a star on the VIPKid platform, as well.…

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    Classroom Set Up,  Teach English Online

    Online Classroom Setup

    If you are trying to get your online classroom setup, you have come to the right place.  You may be a recently hired online English teacher, or maybe you are a public school teacher who is now required to teach virtually from home.  Either way, setting up your online classroom doesn’t have to be hard. In the online teaching world, there are a few items that are necessary to have a good classroom environment and to give high quality lesson for your students. It is important to have a fun and beautiful background.  If you teach English online, then part of the parent’s reviews will relate to your classroom environment. …

  • Props for your online classroom
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    Props for your Online Classroom

    When you first become a teacher, you may be overwhelmed trying to set up your classroom and find props and rewards for your students.  Here is our list of essential props for your online classroom. Being an online English teacher is so rewarding.  Waking up to those smiling faces every morning is a wonderful way to start your day. If you are just getting started as an online teacher, then you may be wondering what types of props and rewards you might need for your classroom. There are a few props that I would highly recommend to get you started and that are used frequently in the lessons.  Anything you…

  • Facebook Groups for VIPKID Teachers
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    Facebook Communities for VIPKid Teachers

    Whether you are just getting started as a teacher for VIPKid, you are in the hiring process, or you are considering becoming a teacher, you may want to find communities of other teachers just like you.  Thanks to Facebook groups, there are many ways to connect with other teachers to learn more about what it’s like to be an online ESL teacher.  You can find useful information, advice, and support by joining Facebook communities for VIPKID teachers. The great thing about Facebook groups is that if you are confused about something, need assistance, or you are looking for fresh ideas, you will find it in these groups.  There are groups…

  • Christmas FAS Find-a-star Reward
    Rewards,  Teach English Online

    Christmas FAS (Find a Star) Reward

    This is a free reward system to use for online VIPKID English teachers (ESL).  It can also be used as a reward system for Preschool or Elementary school teachers.  This reward is the FAS (Find a star) reward. To use this reward, you cover up each of the boxes with a number (or other design, such as vocabulary word, letters, colors, etc.).  When it’s time to reward the student, you ask them to choose a number.  Then you reveal what’s under the number they choose.  Each time they find a star, they get a star on the VIPKid platform, as well. Download, print, and laminate. Important things to note before…

  • Become an online English teacher
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    How to Become an Online English Teacher

    Teaching English online to young foreign language learners is one of the best work-at-home opportunities you can find.  It is perfect for teachers, homeschool parents, travelers, stay-at-home parents, and more.  You do not need to have a degree in education in order to teach. Even if you don’t have kids, and you have a full-time job, the working hours of these companies are perfect to supplement your income.  Many teachers take advantage of having a remote job and travel the world as they teach. How do you teach English online?  Using video chat platforms, much like Skype, you can teach a class with students in other countries.  Each company has…