Teaching online is easy. Speak in English! You don't need to know another language. Can you work a power point? Most of the curriculum is as easy to navigate at pushing the arrow button.
parents in other countries want their children to learn English because they know it opens opportunities for their future. often the children have already had years of lessons from a teacher from their country. They are now taking online classes to get individual lessons to improve their accent and to practice communicating with a real English Speaker.
sometimes you have children that have never spoken english before. you might be the first person outside their culture they have interacted with. it's exciting! you are an ambassador to english. If you have a child that has never spoken english before and you teach them their very word, it is an amazing feeling.
Many adults want to learn English for business or travel. Many jobs in China require their employees to pass an exam in English to get a promotion. Many adults work in multinational companies and want to improve their conversational skills with their co-workers. Some adults hope to get a job in another country. Some adults want to learn English to help their kids learn English. Adults like to take English online for convenience and privacy. It is hard to learn a language and it feels embarrassing to take a class in a group. Private online classes really appeal to adults because they can talk about what they want to specifically improve upon.
Some students want to study abroad and want to pass the IELTS. Some students just want help in their class. Some students want to apply for jobs that require English speaking skills.
We partner with online schools to place you in the best position for your schedule and desired student type. Most schools pay $15-18 plus a bonus system if you have Bachelors Degree. If you want to start teaching without a degree, you can still earn $10 hour.
FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
Do I need a teaching certificate?
No. It is a bonus and will help you be on the higher end of the pay scale.
Do I need any Special Skills?
Yes. You must speak English and be willing to teach others.
What time do I need to arrive?
Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your reserved time. Our bathroom is being remodeled to accommodate wheelchairs, so you might want to use the restroom before you arrive.
Can I come back and try again?
Sure, if you can retry a room if you don't escape. When the theme changes definitely please come back and try again.
Are children allowed?
Yes, children over 4 are allowed. There are small objects in the room that could pose a choking hazard. All minors under 15 must be accompanied by an adult. All minors must have the waiver completed by a parent or guardian.
Will I be in the room with strangers?
Not unless you want to be. We want everyone to have a fun time with their group of brilliant people. We suggest 4-8 players in a room, but if you come as a couple we aren't going to play matchmaker and put you in with another group.