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ESL Classroom English Games for Teaching

The importance of language learning games for teaching English simply cannot be overlooked. Their popularity, in recent times, has increased manifold as they have...

Where in the World are VIPKid...

We're back with the Where in the World are VIPKid Teachers? series, in which we highlight members of our amazing teacher community around the world. From the...

VIPKid Teachers’ Favorite Words to Teach

The English language has diverse cultural origins, including common words like shampoo (Hindi), waltz (German) and apricot (Arabic). In fact, did you know the word ketchup comes...

What does TEFL stand for?

TEFL stands for Teaching English as a Foreign Language. The learners are non-native English speakers whose primary language is not English. Because of its...

Happy New Year! About Those Resolutions…

Happy New Year teachers! Now that the holiday festivities are over and many of us have returned to our routines and working schedules, it’s...

Teach English as a Second Language

I have been teaching English as a second language (ESL) online for the past 10 years now but before I tell you how teaching...

Breaking Down Cultural Barriers: Meet Teacher...

When Claire signed up to teach with VIPKid, she thought she’d discovered an interesting opportunity to grow her experience in the world of education....

Work-from-Home Productivity Tips for Teachers

One of the many perks of teaching with VIPKid is that you can work from the comfort of your own home, on your own...

Celebrating a Milestone: Glassdoor’s Best Places...

2018 has been a year full of milestones and growth for VIPKid. Not only did we celebrate our five-year anniversary, we adopted a panda,...

Teach English Abroad Online

There was a time when a teacher who wanted to travel abroad and teach English had to wait years to get a decent job...