Frequently Asked Questions - Teacher
How can we help you?
Students will contact you directly when they browse our database: https://www.colanguage.com/find-online-language-teacher
How to attract more students:
You need to respond to the student quickly and professionally. You can whether Accept or Decline the student's request.
It is not compulsory to offer a free trial class.
However, our statistics show that teachers who offer a free trial class are more likely to receive lesson requests.
Yes, you can. Go to My students and open the class.
If the student has paid already, you will see the number of prepaid hours:
If the student has not paid yet, there will be no prepaid hours visible:
Your teaching methods and the materials you provide are your responsibility.
It is very useful for students to have materials adapted to their needs, therefore, you could use up-to-date web materials in combination with your own.
You can also use coLanguage materials for free! Visit out online language course page. Please contact us if you want to participate as a copywriter.
Students can cancel their lessons up to 24 hours before its scheduled starting time without any charge. Please contact the student to reschedule the lesson.
It is not advisable to cancel scheduled lessons. However, if it is necessary, the student must be contacted as soon as possible.
The lesson must be deleted on the coLanguage website to return the prepaid hours to the student's account.
Yes, you can stop receiving new lesson requests temporarily by hiding your profile from the teacher list.
Go to My Profile → Edit → Availability → Receive booking from students.
You choose your own price per hour. Here you can find the current teacher list and compare prices: https://www.colanguage.com/find-online-language-teacher
When setting your price consider:
Tip: start with a low price to get the first reviews from students and increase it over time.
The factors that improve your ranking are:
The lessons must be scheduled and documented before the lessons take place. Once the lesson is created, the student has access to all the details.
After the lesson, it is important that you remind your student to confirm that the class took place. Remember you only get paid after the student has confirmed the lesson.