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Teaching on italki
Teaching on italki
Information for current or aspiring italki teachers.
Applying to Teach
Profile Photo Guidelines and Requirements
Video Introduction Guidelines and Requirements
Do I need to speak English to teach on italki?
What are the language requirements for teaching on italki?
How Do I Make A Teaching Video Introduction?
How do I record and upload a video to Youtube?
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How do I withdraw my ITC using Payoneer?
How do I withdraw my ITC using Alipay?
What are the fees for teaching on italki?
Will there be a tax on withdrawals made through Alipay?
How and when do I get paid as a teacher?
What's the fee for withdrawing my earnings on italki?
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Your Teaching Profile
What are "Teacher Quality" tags?
What are "Personal Tags" and how can I use them?
How does italki help me get students?
What are the long teacher introduction, the short teacher introduction and the teacher status notification? How can I edit them?
How do I get my profile to the top of the teacher search page listings?
How are teacher ratings calculated?
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Your Students and Lessons
I got a new lesson request! What do I do now?
Can I change the date or time of a session request?
Can I offer my students a discount for lessons?
How do I remind students to confirm a completed lesson?
How to create your official reschedule / cancellation / refund policies for your students
Your Courses, Calendar, and Availability
How do I change my "Availability Status"? (Add or Remove yourself from teacher search)
How do I edit my time schedule? (Weekly Schedule and Calendar)
How do I add or edit my courses?
How do I add more courses in different languages?
Offering Trial Lessons
I need to take a break from teaching on italki. How do I suspend my teaching profile?
What is Instant Tutoring?
How Does Instant Tutoring work for Teachers?
Instant Tutoring Rules and Policies
How do I offer longer Instant Tutoring Lessons?
I'm a new teacher on italki. Why can’t I offer Instant Tutoring?
Why are my Instant Tutoring privileges suspended and how can I get my Instant Tutoring privileges back?
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Online Teaching Tips
How much should I charge for my teaching lessons?
What Should I Do When I Want To Raise My Rates?
How do I keep students?
How to find new students?
Tips for giving good lessons
What if a student asks me to pay outside of italki or pay me directly?
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What are the Terms of Service (TOS) for teaching on italki?