We are very pleased to announce the release of an upgraded version of italki.com.

The new version of the site includes a cleaner layout, a redesigned dashboard and a few new cool features. Expect more improvements in the future to italki, as a lot of the work in this new version has been with the backend system.

As we migrate to this new version, we hope that you can remain patient as we try and fix all the bugs and issues that may crop up.

So without further ado, here is a first look at some of the main new changes to italki.com:

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Here is our first in a weekly podcast series interviewing native speakers.  This week we feature Beatrice from Sweden.

 

Let us know what you think, and if you’d like to be interviewed, email sam@italki.com

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Welcome back to our Teacher of the Week spotlight series.

Today we have a very special teacher, Jessica SkypEnglish4U

Here is a video of her introducing herself:

Jessica is a wonderful teacher with a great history of satisfied students.  She has also done a lot to promote italki and grow it to the community it has become today.  She is warm, kind, and fun.

Jessica has 1633 completed sessions on italki with 353 different students.

If you are looking to improve your English. Definitely book a lesson with her by clicking here.

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culturecast

We are excited to announce the italki “Culturecast”.

It is a weekly podcast dedicated to culture and language.  We will interview native speakers from the italki community and have them give us short informal language lessons.

Keep your eyes posted to the blog for our Pilot episode, which we will be posting on Sunday.

 

*We are also looking for great content.

If you have any ideas for content or would like to volunteer to be a guest on our podcast, email me at sam@italki.com

 

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Welcome to our 3rd Teacher of the Week spotlight!

This week we feature English teacher, Yvonne Lee <— Click here to visit her italki profile.

Yvonne comes from the United Kingdom and is a professional online English teacher. She has an honours degree in Literature, holds a CELTA Certificate, and has taught an amazing 693 sessions on italki!

Here is a quick snapshot of her impressive italki teaching history.

  • Lesson Feedback Rating : 4.9
  • Sessions Taught: 693
  • Students: 101

Yvonne has also created a fantastic English lesson to demonstrate her teaching skills. Check it out below:

We’d like to thank Yvonne for being a part of our teacher community on italki, and look forward to more teachers of her calibre joining our site.

If you are studying English make sure to consider Yvonne.

*Teachers are selected based on activity, cleanliness of profile, and student satisfaction.  Teachers must have video introductions to qualify.  If you would like to nominate yourself or another teacher, email me at  sam@italki.com

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