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Pros
  • What is better than getting to work from home (in 22 reviews)

  • Love my flexible hours, and being challenged to keep up with the fast pace of technology (in 12 reviews)

Cons
  • This was only a part time position (in 3 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Online English Teacher"

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    Former Employee - Online English Teacher
    Former Employee - Online English Teacher
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Educate Online part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Could teach from home, prepared lesson plans, paid on time.

    Cons

    Horrible pay and laid off entire online English teaching staff with very little advanced notice.

    Advice to Management

    Treat your online English teachers better--especially since they're the backbone of your company!


  2. "Enrollment"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    You get to work as long as you chose You get to help children do better in life

    Cons

    You have to get the hours by your manager. Big problem for those who are just starting their career in this area.

  3. Helpful (3)

    "Staying too Long"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Danvers, MA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Danvers, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Educate Online full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    There are none to be found

    Cons

    Management is over powering difficult

    Advice to Management

    Attempt to listen to your employees


  4. "Ok company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Educate Online part-time

    Pros

    good hours, understanding in cancelling classes last minute, timely pay

    Cons

    unhelpful management staff, problem students


  5. "online teacher"

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    Former Employee - Online Tutor in Fayetteville, AR
    Former Employee - Online Tutor in Fayetteville, AR
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Educate Online (More than a year)

    Pros

    flexible schedule, teaching remotely, proprietary software creates virtual classroom, limited to four students per session

    Cons

    schedule may be difficult

    Advice to Management

    Please consider expanding virtual classroom opportunities to include adult learners.


  6. "Great way to break into online teaching"

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    Former Employee - Online Instructor in Jacksonville, FL
    Former Employee - Online Instructor in Jacksonville, FL
    Recommends

    I worked at Educate Online part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good support by administrators and support team.

    Cons

    Bad connections for students makes sessions had to complete.

    Advice to Management

    Keep employees aware of changes in the direction of the company.


  7. "Teacher"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Flexible Hours, Good Curriculum, Nice managers

    Cons

    Ability to get additional hours

    Advice to Management

    Keep bringing new clients

  8. "Loved the opportunity"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    flexible scheduling; quality curriculum; challenging teaching experiences; wonderful immediate management team; excellent co-teachers

    Cons

    There were no significant cons. Some students were less cooperative than others, but overall, students were cooperative and often enthusiastic. Parents were supportive.

    Advice to Management

    I do wish that it had been possible to maintain some level of online presence even though the company apparently needed to be restructured.


  9. Helpful (2)

    "Accounts Receivable Supervisor"

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    Former Employee - AR Supervisor in Randallstown, MD
    Former Employee - AR Supervisor in Randallstown, MD
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Educate Online (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Flexible work hours. Management is kind and very supportive.

    Cons

    Company released working with children

    Advice to Management

    None


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Great while it lasted"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Educate Online part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible hours, fantastic team and training. Lesson plans easy to follow.

    Cons

    Technical issues were frequent. Went out of business without much notice.


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