Become a Skooli online tutor

Cash in on your expertise

Our students want to learn from qualified educators like you. Convert your knowledge into cash and earn extra money in your spare time as a tutor. All you need is your expertise, a device, and a wifi connection.

Set your own schedule

Accept sessions when they work for you. Login and be online when you’re free to accept instant sessions.

How it works

Tutoring on Skooli is easy. Students can schedule sessions in advance or request instant help if you’re online. Tutor students one-on-one from anywhere with an internet connection using your smartphone, tablet, or computer.

1. Apply as a Skooli tutor

Let us know you’d like to tutor on Skooli. Have your teaching certifications, proof of education, and ID ready.

2. Get approved and verified

If you’re a good fit for Skooli, you’ll be approved and visible to students. Add a criminal record check for full Skooli verification.

3. Get familiar with Skooli

Find some time with a Skooli team member to get introduced to the system and classroom. We’ll make sure you’re ready for your first session.

4. Set your schedule, sharpen your profile

Make sure you receive the right session requests for you. Set your availability, double check your bio and profile picture, and ensure your teachable subjects are listed on your profile.

5. Start tutoring

Get online to accept instant help requests and start earning money tutoring one-on-one in the Skooli Online Classroom.

Who can become a Skooli online tutor?

Skooli tutors are professional teachers and subject-area experts. Holding one of the following sets of credentials helps our team identify you as a top tutor:

  • Bachelor’s degree + state or provincial teaching certification
  • Master’s degree or PhD
  • Specialized instructor qualification (e.g., ESL certification)

Once approved, tutors should be available to help new students. Occasionally inactive tutors need to be removed from the site in order make space for new active tutors and to make sure students get the help they need.

Show me the money

Skooli tutors earn $25 (USD) per hour and are compensated for the time they spend in the classroom. Tutors are eligible for a payout via PayPal whenever their earnings reach $100. Need more info about payment? Find everything you need in the Tutor Help Center.

Get verified

Verified tutors are denoted with a purple Skooli shield badge on their profile. These tutors have proven their credentials and have submitted a clean background check. Being verified not only means you’ll get more attention from students and parents, but you could also qualify for specialized programs with students not all tutors have access to.

The Skooli classroom

With features such as video conferencing, online chat, screen sharing, an interactive whiteboard, and Google Drive, our online classroom simulates the face-to-face tutoring experience while removing geographical limits and adding features only possible in an online environment. Learn more about the classroom or demo it here.

As a teacher, my goal is to help students achieve personal growth and academic success. With the Skooli classroom, I can tailor my teaching methods for different types of learners. Through customizing what I teach based on learning styles, ability levels and extra needs, I am able to facilitate optimal levels of personal and professional growth in my students.

Mia G.

Licensed teacher and Skooli tutor

Skooli allows me to teach whenever works best for me. I love being able to set my own schedule and still be able to tutor more students than ever before.

Kevin H.

Skooli tutor

As a teacher, my goal is to help students achieve personal growth and academic success. With the Skooli classroom, I can tailor my teaching methods for different types of learners. Through customizing what I teach based on learning styles, ability levels and extra needs, I am able to facilitate optimal levels of personal and professional growth in my students.

Mia G.

Licensed teacher and Skooli tutor