Why Language Tools?
When you're teaching on LT you set your own prices and schedule!
Build a reputation for your quality teaching.
LT has a sophisticated filtering and matching system so that you can be confident you can deliver on the students request.
LT handles the entire payment process so you can focus on teaching.
Teach only when it’s convenient for you. Set your own schedule based on your unique availability.
Easily manage your students, records, and lesson history.
You can teach from anywhere you have access to the internet.
Safe and secure.
Get paid on time, and resolve disputes with LT’s custom tools.
What's it like to teach on LT?
Besides the fact that you can make money doing it, people like teaching on LT for a variety of other reasons. Some enjoy the flexibility that online teaching affords – you can choose when, where and which language you want to teach, and set your own prices. Many enjoy the opportunity to meet students from all over the world, and still others like building their brand and reputation along with a solid work history.
How does LT work for teachers?
LT is a language learning marketplace that connects language students with online language teachers. As an approved LT teacher, students can search for you in the LT teacher listings. Students will contact you through LT, book an online lesson, and attend the lesson via Skype and other similar free software. LT handles everything for the teacher: marketing, scheduling, payment and student management. As a teacher, all you need to focus on is teaching!
Does it cost anything to teach on LT?
Applying to become a teacher on LT is free. Once you are approved as a teacher, you can start accumulating money in your teacher wallet. LT charges a 15% fee of the price of lessons with your students. You are only charged when you complete a lesson and make money on LT.
Why is LT such a good source of students for you?
LT has several free tools that will keep a pool of students on the site, and increase your lesson requests. For example, our reading tool is perhaps the best of it’s kind on the internet, and unlike those other tools which cost up to $10/month, ours is absolutely free. We also have free voice and text chat, a leading edge essay correction tool, and a wonderful forum. In addition, your students won’t be forced to pay fees to make deposits like other sites require, so lessons will be cheaper for them.
Can the money you earn at LT be used to take lessons as a student?
Yes it can. As an LT teacher, in addition to your teacher wallet you will have a student wallet available if you choose. The student wallet can be funded by transferring money from your teacher wallet, or by directly depositing to it. Student wallets are used to pay for lessons with teachers.
How and how often do I get paid?
As our teachers come from all over the world, we have made it convenient to receive payment. All you need is a verified Paypal account. Unlike other sites, you can withdraw from your teacher wallet at any time, the minimum is only $10, and we will process it within 3 days.
What type of equipment do I need to teach on LT?
A computer or tablet device connected to the Internet, a headset and webcam and Skype or similar program.