Everyone Can Teach

Share your passion with millions of students around the world

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Why Teach on Skillshare?

You’ll earn money every time a student takes your class. Top teachers make up to $40,000 a year. Plus, making classes is easy with our simple format and supportive community.

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Build a following

Earn Money

“Teaching on Skillshare provides a passive income stream, and that’s the holy grail for someone in my shoes.”

Bryn Chernoff, 16,000 students
Launch your career

Launch Your Career

“It’s enabled me to support my family as a freelancer… I never thought I’d be able to work from home like this.”

Jake Bartlett, 20,000 students
Give Back

Give Back

“The most rewarding part is witnessing other people embracing their creativity. Being a part of that process with them is such a gift.”

Ria Sharon, 7,000 students

30 Day Teaching Challenge

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

How Teaching Works

Create Your First Class

Create Your First Class

Classes on Skillshare are bite-sized and filmed at home. We provide help every step of the way.

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Engage With Students

Engage With Students

Build a channel on Skillshare to reach more students and grow your following.

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Earn Revenue

Earn Revenue

You'll be paid monthly for every student who takes your classes, forever. Earn an average $3,000 a year.

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“My first thought was, who am I to teach?”

– Mary Kate McDevitt, Skillshare teacher with 50,000 students

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. Classes are normally 10-25 minutes long, broken down into bite-sized videos. Skillshare classes are all pre-recorded and self-paced.

  • What is a class project?

    All classes on Skillshare include a class project that helps students practice their new skills as they learn. Think of it as a fun exercise students can do to apply what you've taught them and share their work with other students for feedback. Learn more

  • 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 Premium Members you bring to Skillshare through your Teacher Referral link. Learn More.