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Everyone Can Teach

Share your skills by teaching a project-based class.

No Teaching Experience Needed

Skillshare classes are taught by everyday creators who are passionate about what they do – people like you, your friends, and your colleagues. You don’t need to have experience or be well-known to start a class and grow a following. We’ll help you get there.

$3.5+ Million Paid to Teachers

$3.5+ Million

Paid to Teachers

850,000 Students

850,000

Students

45,000 Projects

45,000

Projects

$3,500 Avg Earned Per Year

$3,500

Avg Earnings / Year

30 Day Teaching Challenge

Join us in a monthly challenge for help creating your class. With milestones, feedback and prizes to keep you on track, you'll become a teacher in no time.

Stories

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Earn a paycheck

Earn a paycheck

Teaching has given Jake Bartlett the credibility and financial stability to support the freelance career he’s always wanted.

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Give back to the community

Give back to the community

Mathew launched his successful menswear label Sol-Sol using the project he created in Jeff Staple's class.

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Build a following

Build a following

Christine who started on Skillshare as a student, now teaches over 2,000 students in her classes.

Resources

Teacher Handbook

Teacher Handbook

Anyone can become a great teacher on Skillshare. Check out our best practices for getting started.

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Teaching Academy

Teaching Academy

Want to learn how to design your first class? Enroll in our Skillshare class on becoming a teacher.

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Support Center

Support Center

Need help getting started or have any questions? We’re here to help.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who can teach on Skillshare?

    Anyone can teach a class. As long as your class adheres to our Publishing Guidelines, it can be published on Skillshare.

  • What can I teach?

    Skillshare classes fall into a wide variety of topics, including Crafts, Culinary, Design, DIY, Entrepreneurship, Film, Fashion, Gaming, Music, Photography, Technology, Writing, and Creativity. We built Skillshare for creative people around the world.

  • What's included in a Skillshare class?

    Skillshare classes include a combination of video lessons and a class project. A typical class has around 30-minutes to a 1-hour of video lessons. Skillshare classes are all pre-recorded and self-paced.

  • What is a class project?

    Think of it as a really fun and engaging homework assignment! Skillshare classes give students the opportunity to learn skills by flexing their creative muscles on a fun project. To be successful, don’t teach a broad, academic topic. Teaching is way easier than that: walk students through a project you’ve done that you’re passionate about sharing.

  • Do you offer any resources for teachers?

    Yes! We offer resources like the Teacher Handbook to help you build a great class. We’re also available for any questions.

  • How can I earn money?

    Skillshare has a Partner Program where you'll have the opportunity to earn money through our royalty pool. Plus, you'll be compensated for new Members you bring to Skillshare through our affiliate program. Learn More.