Technical requirements such as working equipment and a good Internet connection are an absolutely vital part of your online teaching career, so it’s best to invest in decent tech to give you the best possible start. You don’t want your WiFi cutting out during your interview or your laptop failing on you halfway through your first month of teaching!
Prospective teachers often ask themselves: Can I teach from my smartphone or tablet? Can I use my uni laptop? What is the cheapest laptop I can get away with? Do companies have certain Internet speed requirements?
There’s lots of questions you should consider when investing in equipment so we’ve created a checklist for you to get things started.