Thursday, May 7, 2015

Shoobx Beta Client Questionnaire (if you say that you are an entreprenuer, if say legal counsel, then no more questions)

* 6. Have you already incorporated?

* 7. Do you have an existing relationship with legal counsel?

New round of funding raises the investment to $120 million for 100,000 students

New round of funding raises the investment to $120 million
Open English receives $65 million investment
OpenEnglish, the online English school, has received new investments of US$65 million The capital is being provided by Technology Crossover Ventures Fund, and by Insight Venture Partners and Redpoint Ventures. The latter two have invested in the company previously. The most recent capital commitment brings total investment in the school, which has about 100,000 students in Latin America, to US$120 million.

Thank you for your proposal -- Leads


Thank you for your proposal

Thank you for taking the time to consider this teaching opportunity and for completing the Teacher Proposal Form.
You will receive a confirmation email, sent to the address you have listed in this proposal. Please check your SPAM and other email filters and add to your safe senders list to ensure that you are receiving all correspondence from our team.
Your proposal record will be stored in our system and reviewed as contract opportunities become available. You need not submit your proposal more than once. Should you receive an error message upon submission, please DO NOT resubmit or complete the proposal again. Your data will be saved despite the error, and we will contact you should we need any further information.

Personal Information

Personal Information

International ESL Services LLC is only authorized to make payments to into accounts bearing the name of its contractors. Please enter your first and last name as they appear on your legal identification document(s). (Ex: Passport, Social Security card, government-issued ID).
Please be aware that we only issue payments either using ACH electronic deposit into American bank accounts, or via PayPal. 
Are you currently living abroad (outside of the U.S.)?
* Have you ever taught with Open English (prior contractor of International ESL Services, LLC) or participated in our Certification Process?

Experience & Availability

* Do you have experience teaching ESL?

* I speak the following languages at a low-intermediate level or above:
Educational Consultants provide their weekly availability preferences and are paired with students based on student need, which is monitored by the company. Consultants provide their weekly availability preferences and are scheduled for available classes within those preferences. Open English students tend to demonstrate the most demand for classes during evening hours (Eastern time). Classes begin on the hour, every hour. We are unable to offer set schedules each week and cannot guarantee services to any contractor.
* Would this type of scheduling process suit you?
Contractors are scheduled for educational services based on their availability and the need of the students throughout the day. Schedules are provided approximately two weeks in advance. At the current moment, the educational services contractors are scheduled to provide are: 
1) Group classes including welcome period, teaching English for 45 minutes, and completing a feedback form for each student.
2) At times when student attendance requires less than the scheduled number of contractors, contractors will use their scheduled time to respond to student questions in the Ask a Teacher and Writing Feedback queues.
Each educational service opportunity is approximately one hour total. Please list your educational services rate (per one educational service opportunity) in the field below, using US dollars.
Consultants are selected based on business need at the time. Your proposal will be reviewed in advance of beginning our certification process and you will be notified if we accept, counter propose or reject your submitted rate for services. Only submissions which have a pre-approved rate will move forward in the consulting certification process. Final decisions are made after the consulting certification process. 
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Educational Consultant Proposal Form

Educational Consultant Proposal Form

Please note If you have previously submitted a proposal to teach Open English students as a contractor with International ESL Services, LLC and have not yet received a response regarding your proposal, please review your SPAM folder to ensure our correspondence was not redirected there. Please refrain from submitting another proposal unless explicitly directed to do so. Doing so may prolong the time it takes our team to review your proposal.
Program Overview:  Open English is a revolutionary online ESL school with a rapidly growing international student base.  Open English's cutting edge technology allows students to attend a virtual classroom as they would a real classroom, avoiding the inconveniences of traditional schools. Students can join our live classes at any time  - day or night - from any location with internet access.  In addition, they have constant access to our online practice tools and interactive lessons.  For a closer look at our program, click here, or take a video tour.
Company Overview: Open English was created to reinvent the English learning experience, empowering students on their path to English fluency. We have a dedicated team of ESL teachers contracted through International ESL Services, LLC. Contractors are able to work remotely from home, anywhere in the world with reliable internet access. They are the face of Open English, leading live online classes and guiding students eager to become fluent in English.  This is a fantastic opportunity for qualified individuals to make an impact on the English-learning experience of students in many countries.
Proposal:  Open English is actively recruiting talented and enthusiastic teachers wishing to attain a contract with International ESL Services, LLC to teach our small, online classes.  This proposal is your opportunity to tell us about yourself and your qualifications.  You will be asked for your proposed rate of compensation.  Please keep in mind that proposals are reviewed as opportunities become available.  We can only invite candidates to our Certification Process when student attendance indicates a need for additional teachers.

Desired Consultant Profile: 
- Native English speaker with a North American accent;
- Experience teaching English to adults of all levels;
-Availability to be scheduled to classes at consultant’s discretion according to student attendance patterns. We experience highest attendance during evenings ET. We are unable to guarantee classes assigned per week.;
- Reliable, high-speed (at least 1 MB) internet connection and quiet working space from home, sound capabilities with audio headset;
- Speak and write Spanish or Portuguese, preferably with experience teaching to native speakers of these languages;
- Moderate to high comfort utilizing online programs and technology;
- Must become certified by successfully completing our internal Certification Process before being offered a contract. (Note: Certification is offered at no cost to candidates, and is a continuation of the department's screening process. Being selected to participate in Certification is not a guarantee of contracting. Participation in Certification is not compensated.)

Type of work: Independent contractor, Consulting Services Agreement
Contracting company: International ESL Services, LLC

Location: Anywhere, no special work permissions required
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Open English - The Course

The Course

Open English offers a diverse approach to learning English with live classes, lessons and practice

Unlimited Live English Classes

Live Classes

Our live online classes with English-speaking teachers are just like being in a real classroom, but you’ll be learning from the comfort of your home or office. You can raise your hand to ask a question, make comments, and interact with your teacher and fellow students.
Classes are grouped according to the students’ level of comprehension so that teachers can provide more personalized attention, and so that you’ll be studying with other students who are at your same level. During class, you can talk about practical topics and current events in a pleasant and entertaining atmosphere conducive to practicing your English conversation.

Unlimited Live English Classes

Experience the virtual classroom

The Open English program has several advantages:
• Classes are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
• It includes interesting and current subjects in the learning program that will allow you to use every day language in real-life situations.
• With just a small number of students per class teachers can give you students truly personalized attention.
• Open English's cutting edge technology allows students to attend a virtual classroom as they would a real classroom, avoiding the inconveniences of traditional schools.

Native English Teachers

You’ll always have direct access to a native English-speaking teacher – which is incredibly important for your English accent and listening abilities. We carefully select our teachers from a global talent pool for their American accent, energy, skills, and years of experience helping students worldwide reach their goals. They have been trained in proven teaching techniques that accelerate the learning process and are completely committed to helping you reach fluency.

What Will I Learn

Beta Client Questionnaire

* 1. Tell us a little about you:

* 2. Who are you?

* 3. Please tell us a little bit more about your company:

* 4. Your company location:

* 5. How did you hear about us?

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