Here are 7 of the best online English teachers.
- The teachers are all qualified professional English teachers.
- They are all native English speakers (4 British, 2 American and 1 Canadian.)
- They each have several years experience of teaching, including thousands of hours of online teaching.
- Their prices are very cheap and good value for money.
These teachers are very popular. I advise you to quickly book a lesson to reserve your place.
How to book a lesson
- Choose a teacher from the list below and click on the “Book a lesson” link. This takes you to their teacher page at the Verbling website (our partner).
- Click the blue “Book now” button on the teacher’s Verbling page (top right).
- Click on “Create a new account” and follow the instructions for creating the account and payment.
Teaching experience: 6 years
Online teaching experience: 1,257 hours
Price per hour: $10.50 – $11
Hello! My name is Jim and I am an English language tutor from the UK. I have the TESOL teaching qualification from the University of York St John.
I like to help my students progress by increasing their vocabulary and improving their pronunciation and grammar. I also like to help my students to become more fluent, by using everyday conversational skills, which in turn will help develop the student’s confidence.
I have had the opportunity to interact with lots of nice people that enjoy practising and developing their conversational skills with me. I am friendly and open minded and always enjoy meeting new people. I look forward to meeting you.
“Jim is a good instructor. He helped me in passing B2 English Cambridge Exam, I hadn´t passed the exam but for him . I´ve learned a lot of English . The more you speak with him the more you learn. I think I am gonna have more lessons to keep improving my English as soon as I have time. I do recommend him. LO RECOMIENDO , ES MUY BUENO Y ENSEÑA DE UNA FORMA QUE NO ES ABURRIDA, QUE ES LO IMPORTANTE.”
“Jim is awesome. Very professional, well-educated, and he has brilliant British parlance. He’s great pleasure to talk to. I totally recommend him.”
“He is very helpful person. He helped me to improve my english skills and encourage to get confidence. I highly recommend him. Thanks.”
Teaching experience: 5 years
Online teaching experience: 988 hours
Price per hour: $10 – $12
My name is Robin and I have over five years teaching experience from elementary to advanced learners. I am certified to teach English as a second language.
I’m here to help you improve your conversation and listening skills that you will use in everyday situations. I can also help you prepare the IELTS Cambridge speaking exam.
“Robin gave me some good advice for the IELTS test which I will take soon. He has a very clear voice, and explains well what we should do during the next lessons. I recommend.”
Eunji, South Korea
“I enjoyed the lesson with Robin. He is the best tutor ever.”
“Robin is a great teacher. If you need to do well in the IELTS speaking test, don’t think twice. Robin is a great choice.”
Teaching experience: 3 years
Online teaching experience: 2,557 hours
Price per hour: $11
I’m a native English speaker (American) and I am currently living in New York. I have a bachelor’s degree and my TEFL certification. I have experience teaching classes and individual students and I have lots of very satisfied students. I’m available to help students from any level.
“Christopher gave me some good advice for the IELTS test which I will take soon. He has a very clear voice, and explains well what we should do during the next lessons. I recommend.”
“I enjoyed the lesson with Christopher. He is the best tutor ever. ”
Reem ahmed, Saudi Arabia
Teaching experience: 4 years
Online teaching experience: 1,108 hours
Price per hour: $13 – $14
Hi, I’m Mary, from Manchester, England. I’ve been teaching English since 2012. I have the CELTA teaching certificate, to teach English as a foreign language. I have taught every level of English, from basic to advanced level, and have taught students from all over the world, including Europe, Asia, the Middle East and South America. I am currently based in Colombia, South America. My classes are very interactive, and welcoming. I am a very patient teacher as well. I can help you to improve your grammar, pronunciation and specific language skills: speaking, reading, writing and listening. I am very flexible in my teaching style, and adapt classes to meet the needs of students. I understand the challenges involved in learning a foreign language. I have been learning Spanish for about 10 years, but know that with time, patience and a good teacher, it’s possible to reach the level you are aiming for! Please note that I only teach adults.
“Mary, you are amazing! I’m so happy that I found you 6 months ago. You always find interesting topics for our lessons and correct me in a very kind way! Thank you so much! ”
“Mary is very nice person, attentive and friendly. I enjoyed our first lesson despite the fact that I was a bit nervous speaking English. She knows how to treat students in order to make them feel comfortable. I will definitely book more classes with her. ”
Teaching experience: 10 years
Online teaching experience: 1,959 hours
Price per hour: $12 – $14
Hi! My name’s Nick and I’m a certified ESL teacher with over 10 years experience teaching English abroad and with advanced certificates in teaching one to one, teaching teenagers and teaching young learners.
I also have many years experience teaching business English to multi-national corporations in Venezuela. I focus on communicative teaching, in other words, using the language through speaking to obtain fluency, nevertheless all aspects of English learning are practiced in class (speaking/reading/writing/listening). I always engage students in lessons by assuring that each lesson is fun and dynamic.
Recently I have taken classes with Nick and it was amazing. Nick is so friendly and patient that I feel more comfortable when I have to speak English. In addition, he suits my needs and corrects all mistakes in a professional way. I highly recommend him.
It was a really good first lecture ! He has a lot of material, I think I will quickly improve my English.
Online teaching experience: 525 hours
Price per hour: $11.80 – $13.50
Hi, my name is Karen and I am a TESOL certified English teacher from Canada. I have in-classroom experience as well as teaching English online.
My focus is primarily on speaking and conversation skills with excellent communication. I do not do formal grammar lessons although I address these issues as they arise. I also provide students with helpful resources for self-study. I help my students to express complex ideas through meaningful discussion with a focus on acquiring new vocabulary and clear pronunciation. I have a variety of interests to facilitate dialogue and believe that conversation is one of life’s great pleasures.
I also offer course packages on job interviewing in English and the IELTS speaking course.
I feel honoured to share my knowledge of the English language with students from around the world and look forward to meeting many more students!
“She’s a great teacher. I’m looking forward to the next class. Thanks Karen!”
“It was our first lesson. I liked it very much. Karen is very attentive and sociable. I felt free during our conversation. Thank you for your job and kind smiles! See you later.”
“It was perfect!! Karen is a good teacher 🙂 ”
Teaching experience: 4 years
Online teaching experience: 2,897 hours
Price per hour: $12 – $15
Hi, I’m Richard from the UK. I’ve been a TEFL teacher for many years, teaching English in many countries including Thailand and now Spain. Teaching online gives me great pleasure building confidence and to help develop my students’ speaking and listening skills. So whether you are a beginner or advanced, I’m here and ready to meet up with you, smiling as always. See you soon!
“I’ve taken three lessons with Richard so far and I’m very satisfied for his teaching. He really cares about building the student’s confidence, that’s a very important point if you want to improve your English skills. ”
“Richard is a great teacher.”
It was a great lesson. Richard has a pleasant and clear voice. He makes you really feel comfortable.