As a Top Teacher on Skillshare, you’re an integral part of our community. You impact students all over the world through engaging and inspiring content.
It’s been an exciting past couple of months, and our team is committed to your success and are constantly working to help you grow your audience and earnings. Our Top Teacher community has grown from just a few teachers to now 70 members. We've reached over 6K teachers on the platform, so you all are truly our top 1%!
Since we’ve gotten so big and there has been a lot going on this year, we wanted to a do a quick round up of some of our favorite perks for this crew.
Here’s the low-down:
Teacher Royalties: Your average monthly earnings have been climbing steadily. As we expand our company marketing efforts, we anticipate this will continue to increase.
One-on-One Coaching: You have a main point of contact here at Skillshare who’s got your back and can help you with planning, marketing, and channel building. Simply email me anytime to setup a content call or brainstorming session.
Status on Skillshare: Your profile features a shiny ‘Top Teacher’ badge, which creates even more credibility for you on the platform. Our team plans to expand the visibility of this badge in the future, so stay tuned for updates.
Guaranteed Marketing Features: We want to get the best content in front of our students, so top teachers all receive at least one marketing slot per quarter, though we work to feature your content as much as possible. If you’re working on a new class, let’s connect on developing a robust marketing plan for the launch.
Private Slack Community: Connect with other top teachers in our private community. We host a live session every Wednesday at 12pm EST and topics range from marketing to strategies for freelance success to tips for improving your class content. Ever have a topic idea? Don’t hesitate to let us know.
Free Memberships: Your Premium membership is on us AND you have 3 annual memberships to giveaway to anyone you choose. Run a contest, share a membership with a friend or family member - it’s up to you. Once you’ve chosen the winner, email Mary to receive the membership codes. If your personal membership ever runs out, shoot us a message and we’ll update it for you.
Monthly Newsletter: We send out an exclusive newsletter for this community each month that includes product updates, new resources, celebrations, and any promotions. If you’re reading this blog post, you have received this month’s newsletter.
Unique Teacher Referral Link: We know that good people know other good people, so as a top teacher, you have a unique referral link to share with friends, colleagues, followers, and more who would make great teachers. You receive a $50 bonus for every person that signs up through your link and publishes a class. Lost track of your link? Let us know and we can resend.
Teacher Referral Promos: Throughout May, we are offering additional cash bonuses for referring students to Skillshare. Earn 10 referrals and you'll receive a $100 bonus. Refer more, earn even more. We have future referral promos and contests in the works as well.
Support with In-Person Workshops: We know that many of you already host in-person workshops or want to in the future. Our team can support your efforts by marketing it to Skillshare members in your local community. If you’re coming to NYC, we can work together to host a workshop in our office space.
We would love to hear what you think of these perks! Which of these are the most beneficial? Anything you wish was on this list?
Share your experience in the Top Teacher program with us through a brief 2 minute survey and you’ll be entered to win a $25 Amazon gift card!