Qkids is a leading online education platform that connects North American English teachers with over 800,000 Chinese students from ages 4 to 12 years old. Founded in 2015, Qkids has become a national leader in cross-cultural online learning and established offices in Shenzhen, Xiamen, Guangzhou, and Beijing. The company has completed its series C1 financing round led by Baidu and it's poised to build lasting growth across the world.
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Thanksgiving with Qkids
Hello! My name is Tina Croft and I have been teaching online for almost 2 years. I joined the online teaching community when I became an empty nester and moved to Washington DC leaving my job at a University behind.
My family: Husband (Robert), 2 amazing daughters, and a dog (Vashti). My daughters are in college; Hannah is in Grad school in Tennessee (Go Flames) and Sarah is a junior at Ole Miss (Hotty Toddy!)
I love to read, swim, play the piano, be outdoors, and spend time with family and friends.
Thanksgiving with Qkids
T–eaching and Turkey:
Rise at 5 am – turn on the oven to bake that morning breakfast feast while you teach your morning Qkids classes. You will be done just in time to enjoy the hot breakfast and get that turkey cooking!
Hosting family for the holiday is always such a joy. A great opportunity to share how Qkids has been going!
Traditional pie for the holiday and Momo likes to count apples too!
It is always a joy to make new friends with the children and families when teaching!
The staff at Qkids are the kindest in the industry! They truly care about every teacher and student!
When you get that one student who really makes you smile! He was so proud of his Momo!
Momo can run, jump, walk, and swim!
Thanksgiving is a time when you GROW – 3 pant sizes after that big family meal
Inviting others to join Qkids continues to be such a pleasure!
and a little extra cash never hurts
Our Qkids characters and their families know that vegetables are good for your health; eat up!
The Indians (Native Americans) are a big part of our American Thanksgiving story. We are thankful for them.
Working for Qkids will help you discover a whole new world; one full of excitement, eagerness to learn, community, and knowledge of a new culture.
With gratitude, I say THANK YOU to Qkids, the children and their families, and fellow teachers. It warms my heart this Thanksgiving to reflect on the impact you all have made in my life and the life of my family.
If you would like to be a part of this amazing community at Qkids, I would love to help you get started. Please use my referral link below to get started:
Shaping the future of E-learning together! Helping Qkids family grow in your own way!
Windows/Mac - How to Check the System Information
Computer spec lays a solid foundation for running Qkids teaching software smoothly.
Currently, we only support Windows 7 (or above) and MacOS 10.9 (or above) systems.
This document explains how users can check the amount of RAM installed and other system information details, such as the processor speed. Windows 8Windows 7 & VistaWindows XPMac OS XWindows 8
Option 1: Windows 8/10: From the start screen search for "msinfo32"
Option 2: From the Start screen, type This PC.Right click (or tap and hold) This PC, and click properties.
Windows XPFrom the desktop or the Start menu, right-click My Computer, then select Properties. System information will be displayed as shown: Mac OS XClick the Apple icon in the top left, and select About This Mac. For more advanced details click More Info... in the Abou…
Qkids Hiring - Video Demo ExampleAn introduction video including your level of educationcurrent location of residency any experience working with children or as a teacherread or tell a children's story
Tips: tones, facial expression, and body languages. clean backgroundclear sound and video quality You can upload your video to YouTube or Google Drive -- Simply include your link in the application and we will review it!
Here are some video demos for your reference, there are many more examples on YouTube if you are interested. 1. 51s 2. 67s
Preparing Your Teaching Background
Hi Qkids teachers!
Hope you are having a good week. Today Momo wants to share with you some helpful tips about how to set up your awesome teaching background. Many of you already have great props to attract students' attention; however, your teaching background is equally important since students see it for the entire class. A messy, unorganized background will not only distract students but also negatively impact your teacher rating. Your teaching style, outfit, lighting, and background all factor into your overall class rating.
Below are some points you should pay attention to if you want to improve your teaching background: 1. The room lighting must be bright enough for students to see you clearly. You should try out different angles in your room and find the sweet spot. Do not point your camera toward the ceiling or light since it will be too bright for students to look at you. 2. The ideal class background is you facing against a wall. It can …