Teacher Handbook

Engaging Your Student Following - Teacher Profiles

Your BuildUp profile is your very own page on BuildUp. Designing your profile is an important step to building credibility as a teacher. By custom...

Engaging Your Student Following - Getting Started on Student Engagement

Developing an engaged student following on BuildUp is one of the most important elements of becoming a successful teacher. Engaging your students n...

Engaging Your Student Following - Using Your Community Board and Project Gallery

The Community section of your course is an area for students to interact by asking questions and sharing tips and resources. The more students coll...

Engaging Your Student Following - Hosting an AMA

An AMA (Ask Me Anything) is a live event hosted on BuildUp, outside of your course, that gives your student followers the opportunity to ask you q...

Engaging Your Student - Following Posting a Tutorial

Tutorials are written, step-by-step guides that walk students through a specific technique, tasks, or concept. Writing a tutorial, compared to cre...

Engaging Your Student - Following Student Engagement Checklist

Use this checklist to engage your students to ensure they have the best learning experience and become invested in you as a teacher:  Post a welc...

Building Your Channel - Getting Started on Your Next Class

The best way to maximize your impact and success on BuildUp is to continually add new courses to the platform. Each new course you publish is an o...

Building Your Channel - Why Teach Regularly?

The absolute best way to get serious about teaching on BuildUp is to publish new courses on a regular basis. Teaching a series of courses, rather ...

Building Your Channel - Build a Solid Channel

We’ve illustrated the value of teaching often on BuidUp -- let’s move on to best practices for how to come up with a whole set of course topics an...

Building Your Channel - Curriculum Design Checklist

Follow this checklist to learn the basics of building a Skillshare Channel: Teach multiple classes to grow your student following, earn more reve...

Get Started - Becoming a Successful Teacher

Creating your first course on BuildUp typically takes 1-3 weeks, and we're here to help you every step of the way. Join the BuildUp Teacher Connec...

Get Started - Course Guidelines

On BuildUp, we welcome courses across a wide range of  categories, including Construction, Engineering, Architecure, Surveying, Business, and many...