I was at TEDx in Kotor this weekend. It’s a very different experience when you’re not actually speaking yourself! 🙂 Lots of people always ask me “Just how do you get invited to speak at TEDx?” or indeed, how do you get invited to speak anywhere? You just need this one simple (maybe) thing!https://genkienglish.net/teaching/%f0%9f%93%a8-how-to-get-invited-to-speak-at-tedx/
Author Archives: Richard Graham
As part of your Teacher’s Set you have a whole level of Halloween lessons. You can either use them on their own or slot them into the curriculum in place of the non-halloween version. For example if you’re due to do Rooms of the House with Baby Monkey, you can swap it up for…https://genkienglish.net/teaching/the-genki-english-halloween-pack/
We don’t start till November 1st but for those of you who bought tickets I just got the Advanced Genki English Facebook Group all set up for you and the first workbook is there for you to download! If you’ve purchased the course then you should be having an email very soon with all the…https://genkienglish.net/teaching/advanced-genki-english-facebook-group-first-workbook-are-ready-for-you/
We’ve been doing a lot of observing and teacher training with online English teachers this past few weeks. We’ve had a few tweaks and changes but mostly it’s been going really great, both with the regular Genki English and with the Genki Phonics. Certainly going through and reviewing all the questions & vocab each lesson…https://genkienglish.net/teaching/all-the-workbooks-in-one-pdf-esp-great-for-online-teachers/
For Mac users, Apple is launching a new MacOS called “Catalina” next week. As always with Mac updates this will stop a lot of hardware and software working so be careful that everything you need for work is fully compatible before you upgrade. For example many professional music systems require you to not…https://genkienglish.net/teaching/macos-catalina-update-genki-english-the-future/
🚀 Richard Branson & these industry leaders say school doesn’t prepare kids for real life. Does your school?
I’m always trying to learn new things, taking courses and reading books. This afternoon I went through 3 really good interviews and you know what, all three of them were about different things but they all lamented on just how bad the current education system still is. Especially, it seems, in America. Now, I know…https://genkienglish.net/teaching/richard-branson-these-industry-leaders-say-school-doesnt-prepare-kids-for-real-life-does-your-school/