Teaching English Online

Online English teaching is the fastest-growing sector in English Language Teaching. Whether you’re new to teaching and want to find out more or are an established online tutor looking for professional development, we have resources for all types of virtual EFL teachers. Learn about the skills and technology needed for the virtual classroom, online teaching salaries, job opportunities, best practices, and much more. We’ll help you successfully navigate teaching English online from home!

How to Make the Most Money as an Online English Teacher

While companies often set an hourly pay range to teach English online, you definitely want to be on the high end and earn as much as possible. Here are some ways to make the most money as an online English teacher.

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Woman teaching English Online

12 Common Myths About Teaching English Online

Having to teach kids, needing to be a tech-whiz, not making enough money, needing to be a native English speaker… myths about teaching English online are everywhere. Let’s debunk the most common misconceptions surrounding online English teaching!

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How to Use ManyCam for Teaching English Online

You can use ManyCam for teaching online to get a cool virtual backdrop, digital props, games, special effects, and more. Find out which platforms are compatible with this popular webcam software, and get ideas for using ManyCam with your students.

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Cheryl Evans ESL teacher from Jamaica

Cheryl Evans, From Jamaica, Teaching Business English Online

With 20 years of experience in the corporate world, Cheryl discusses what it’s like to teach Business English online and shares how she first got a taste of teaching English when she volunteered to teach with Syrian refugees.

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You’re Never Too Old to Teach English Abroad or Online!

While the typical profile of a TEFL/TESOL teacher is someone in their twenties, that doesn’t mean that teaching English is reserved for the young. Whether you’re a career changer or a retiree, you’re never too old to teach English abroad or online.

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12 Low-Prep ESL Games for Teaching Online

Just because you’re teaching kids or teenagers in the virtual classroom doesn’t mean you can’t play fun and engaging games. We’ve got 12 ESL games for teaching online that you can use with your students.

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What’s a Marketplace for Teaching English Online and Should I Use One?

If you’re thinking of teaching English online, you may have considered working for a company or even starting your own tutoring business – but there’s a sweet spot in the middle of those two options, which is the marketplace for online teachers and students.

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Shella Chua ESL teacher in Taiwan

Shella, From the Philippines, Teaching at an International School in Taiwan

Bridge grad Shella Chua, from the Philippines, pursued an opportunity to teach English at a school in Taiwan, one of the countries least affected by the pandemic. Find out how she applied to and landed the job and how she passed stringent border control protocols in this region.

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How to Make a Stand-Out Online Teacher Resume (+ Sample!)

Whether you want to get your feet wet in online English teaching or are ready to press the “Apply” button on that interesting virtual ESL job post, you will surely be asked for your resume. Do you need a resume specific to teaching English online? Definitely! But don’t worry, it’s not difficult to revamp the one you already have.

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Yes, You Can Teach English Online With No Experience!

You want to join the growing field of teaching English online and enjoy the perks of working from home and making your own schedule while helping people at the same time. You’ve got the qualifications and the equipment for the job, but is it possible to teach English online with no experience?

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