Top Ten Facebook Groups Every VIPKid Teacher should belong to

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VIPKid is the largest ESL company in the world. Currently, VIPKid utilizes over 80,000 teachers and serves over 600,000 students With that many teachers and that many students, it is easy to see that there would be a wide variety of needs for both. Many VIPKid teachers are currently utilizing various Facebook groups to meet many of these needs, get answers to questions, and solutions to problems. If you are a VIPKid teacher, you should consider joining some of these groups if you have not done so. Facebook groups are usually closed to protect the copyrighted material that is often discussed and to ensure that VIPKid teachers are the ones in the group. Facebook groups are organized according to needs, demographics, and interest.   In this post we are going…
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Getting 5-Apple Feedback and Followers at VIPKid

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Getting 5-apple feedback for each class, acquiring followers at VIPKid, and being able to communicate with parents through social media are keys to getting and keeping a full and profitable schedule at VIPKid. Having success with these keys are based on two things: your teaching quality and how well you write your feedback. Furthermore, you need to ask parents for these things and so let's discuss. 5-Apple Feedback The two keys to getting a 5-apple feedback from parents is: teach a high-quality class and write feedback that parents want to read. How to Teach a High-Quality Class: Be Positive and Smile often: from the time you open your camera till the time you close your camera and turn off your microphone - you want the impression that your class is…
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Working with Weak Students at VIPKid

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The great thing about working for VIPKid are the type of students we get to teach. Most students at VIPKid are motivated and eager to learn. Many students work very hard to learn the material and do it in a way that pleases the teacher. However, like any school, VIPKid has a fair share of  weak students as well. This post will address some common problems you may run into if you are a VIPKid teacher and how to address these problems. Things to Remember As a VIPKid teacher, you should approach every lesson and class with a few things in mind: 1. Praise for everything you can. You want the students to be confident in what they are learning and not be afraid to try. 2. Correct mistakes -…
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Getting and Keeping a Full Schedule at VIPKid

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Being a VIPKid teacher can be a very positive experience. It is nice to be able to make a reliable income from the comfort of your home working online. In order to make money with VIPKid, you must teach students which means students must book your class. To make as much money as possible with VIPKid, you must have a fully booked schedule, more than 90% of the slots you open get booked and stay booked, This post will discuss what a VIPKid teacher must do to get a full schedule and keep it that way. Let's discuss.... It Takes Time Before we get into the things VIPKid teachers must do to get and keep a full schedule, we need to discuss time. In short, there is no magic bullet…
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Vipkid Online Teaching: Stand or Sit or Both?

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Teaching style is unique to every teacher. This statement is true for a both a traditional and online classroom teacher. However, when it comes to teaching English online, you basically have two options: stand or sit. As a VIPKid teacher, it is important to understand that you may find yourself teaching 3 to 5 hours at a time or even more either sitting or standing. Most of these hours are spent teaching a variety of students "back-to-back". If you are going to be teaching 14 to 16 students over multiple hours at a time, it is important to consider how you can make yourself comfortable. Our bodies are not meant to be in one position for long periods of time and so if you are going to be teaching online…
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