Frequently Asked Questions


Account Questions

How do I get paid?

We use Paypal for all payments. You will include your Paypal information upon creating an account. In order to get paid, you'll need to have an account with PayPal and be sure that your account is eligible and ready to receive payments.

When do I get paid?

You will be paid on a monthly basis. As long as the amount owed is over $10.00 you will receive a payment through PayPal by the 10th of the month.

What types of accounts are offered?

Anyone can buy and download any resource. In Order to sell, a user will need to sign up for one of the two memberships. The payout rate and fees are listed below.

*Buyer transaction fee covers transaction fee, PayPal fee and taxes.

How can I cancel my Premium Seller subscription?

Your Premium Seller subscription will expire automatically if you do not pay the annual renewal fee. If you have created an automatic payment in PayPal, simply cancel it. If you have been paying from the balance of your account, please send us an email stating you do not wish to renew your subscription again.

What are your terms of service

Click here for our Terms of Service page.

Buyer Questions

How do I pay for purchases?

LessonTrader accepts PayPal. Once you select a product you wish to purchase, you will be able to buy and download on the following screen.

What is your refund policy?

When you purchase a product on, you will be given an electronic download of that product. You cannot necessarily return a product that is downloaded.

If you have a major issue with the product (Does not work, is blank),

Send an email of your issue to

Must include
a) The Sellers name
b) The product/resource you purchase
c) Description of the issue

We will do our best to resolve reach out to the seller and resolve the issue.

Seller Questions

What is Copyright Infringement?

Copyright infringement is defined as when a copyrighted work is reproduced, distributed, performed, publicly displayed, or made into a derivative work without the permission of the copyright owner. Please make sure any work you upload is your own and you have the right to use and post it on If you are uploading anything you did not create 100 percent by yourself, make sure it falls under fair use exceptions or you have permission from the creator to use on If we notice someone has infringed upon another copyright, we reserve the right to remove the product/resource from

What is Fair Use?

Fair use is any copying of copyrighted material done for a limited and “transformative” purpose, such as to comment upon, criticize, or parody a copyrighted work. If your use qualifies as a fair use, then it would not be considered an infringement.

Product Questions

Content Guidelines is an Educational online marketplace. Any resources used for educational purposes can be uploaded. These include but are not limited to:

a) Lesson Plans
b) Lesson Activities
c) Lesson Worksheets
d) Homework Activities
e) Classwork Materials
f) Study/planning guides
d) Course materials
e) Bundled lesson plans/unit plans
f) Full courses

Please do not post any materials that are not your original work. All Sellers must agree to our terms and service before they upload anything to be posted for sale. TeacherTrader also reserves the right to remove anything it deems inappropriate for its online marketplace.

What files can I upload?

You can upload PowerPoint (.ppt), Word (.doc) . We suggest you use ZIP files. ZIP files are the easiest way to combine multiple documents into a folder that is easy to access.

How do I add a product?

To add a lesson plan, visit your dashboard and click the button titled, “Create new lesson plan.”

How do I edit/delete a product?

To edit an existing lesson plan, visit your dashboard and click the “[EDIT]” link next to the lesson plan you wish to edit.


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