DEADLINES, TIMELINE, CANCELLATIONS

  • I'm a little lost about what all the steps of the hiring process are.

  • I only have 4 days to complete the interview? I need more time!

  • Can I reschedule or cancel? How many times can I reschedule or cancel without repercussion?

  • Do I really only have 3 days to complete the Certification Stage?!

  • Why does VIPKID keep sending me so many emails and calls?

  • How long can the entire process actually take me?

  • What if I "fail"?

INTERVIEW OPTIONS

  • What is the best interview option to do and why?

  • How to do the Recorded Interview.

  • Is the Live Interview really the best option? Why?

  • Why don't I have the Live Interview Option?

  • I want to do the Express Interview. Is this a good option?

  • How do I go about doing the Express Interview?

  • How to teach the Express Interview slides.

  • Is the Coaching Day a good interview option? How does that work & where do I find info on those sessions?

CLASSROOM SETUP + TECH

  • Should I wear an orange shirt? Is it really necessary?

  • What technology do I need? How can I test my internet to make sure it is sufficient?

  • I'm having a lot of technical issues! Help!

  • What should my background look like? Do you have any suggestions?

  • I'm having trouble with lighting. What do you recommend?

  • What types of class props/visual aids should I start getting for the hiring process?

ESL + VIPKID FOUNDATIONS

  • How do can I test my equipment in the classroom?

  • How do I upload the lesson slides?

  • How do I navigate the online VIPKID classroom?

  • I'm a traditional brick and mortar teacher. How is teaching for VIPKID different?

  • How are you assessed exactly during the interview? What are they looking for?

  • TPR - Educational, Instructional, + how to model and demonstrate activities & conversation for the student. I do, we do, you do!

  • Level Appropriate Output - What is incidental language?

  • Attitude - How upbeat do I actually have to be?

  • Mastery of English - Synthetic phonics help/demonstration & proper English importance.

  • How to correct the student using positive methods.

  • How many times do I repeat new vocabulary?

  • How to encourage complete sentences.

  • All about rewarding the student.

  • Do you prep like this for all lessons after you're hired?

  • Pacing & Timing - How long to spend on each slide. Pacing tips.

  • How much should you/the student be talking?

  • Extension examples for lower and upper levels.

INTERVIEW DEMO PREP

  • How do I schedule my Live Interview demo class?

  • How should I prepare for and teach the "My Feelings" demo lesson?

  • How do can I test my equipment in the classroom?

  • How do I upload the lesson slides?

  • How do I navigate the online VIPKID classroom?

  • Do you have group coaching/practice sessions for the Interview Demo lesson?

  • Where can I find your printable props & rewards for the "My Feelings" lesson?What props should I use for the "My Feelings" lesson?

  • Slide-by-slide how to teach the "My Feelings" lesson.

CERTIFICATION + MOCK PREP

  • Where are the different Level Prep pages in the course?

  • What happens during the Certification Stage process?

  • Can I reschedule or cancel? How many times can I reschedule or cancel without repercussion? (prev)

  • Do I really only have 3 days to complete the Certification Stage?! (prev)

  • What is a "Mock Class" & how do those work?

  • What happens if I fail the Mock class? Can I try again?

  • How do I choose which certification is right for me?

  • What is the best certification to get started with while in the hiring process?

  • Should I get more certifications (if I want to) before I sign my contract? Or can I go back after?

  • Should I get more certifications before or after-hire? Pros, cons, benefits...

  • Can I get more certifications after-hire? What does that involve?

  • How should I best prepare for my Mock Class?

  • What kind of feedback should I expect after my Mock Class?

INTERACTIVE LEVEL 2

  • What is teaching this level like? Is it right for me?

  • Where can I find the example videos of you teaching real VIPKID classes in this level?

  • How do I use the Interactive Level 2 classroom and functions?

  • What are these letter tags at the top of the slides?

  • What are all of the Functions at the bottom of the slides?

  • What are the lessons I have to prep for?

  • Where are the printable props (conjugations) + other recommended props?

  • How do I teach the first lesson (A)?

  • How do I teach the second lesson (B)?

LEVEL 3 CERTIFICATION

  • What is teaching this level like? Is it right for me?

  • What happened to the joint level 2 & 3 certifications? Are these the same lessons?

  • Where can I find the example videos of you teaching real VIPKID classes in this level?

  • What are the lessons I have to prep for?

  • Where are the printable props + other recommended props?

  • How do I teach the first lesson (A)?

  • How do I teach the second lesson (B)?

LEVEL 4 & 5 CERTIFICATION

  • What is teaching this level like? Is it right for me?

  • Where can I find the example videos of you teaching real VIPKID classes in this level?

  • What are the lessons I have to prep for?

  • Where are the printable props + other recommended props?

  • How do I teach the first lesson (A)?

  • How do I teach the second lesson (B)?

GROUP COACHING & PRACTICE (ZOOM)

  • When are the coaching sessions? + more info

  • Do I need to RSVP?

  • Can I attend a Zoom coaching session if I'm in the Interview process?

  • What are VIPKID's coaching sessions like? Should I attend that?

  • What's covered in your coaching sessions?

  • Should I prep beforehand for the coaching session?

  • How do I enter the online Zoom meeting room?

YOU'RE HIRED!

(Course section stays open after hire)

  • What documents do I need to submit after-hire?

  • Why can't I sign my contract?

  • I need tips to set up my profile, pictures, and intro video!

  • How can I get bookings fast?

  • Where can I direct my after-hire questions? (Freshdesk, Hutong)

  • I'm ready to join your Facebook group for hired & working VIPKID Teachers! (VIPKID Teacher Q & A)