Author Archives: Richard Graham

“Pre-visualisation” – the art of transforming a misbehaving class into the class you love teaching the most!

It’s been great seeing everyone interact over on the Genki English Facebook Group  (it’s free for teachers, you just have to answer a couple of questions.) One of the things that I’ve been trying to do over there is instead of simply giving everyone the answers i.e. old fashioned Victorian style teaching,  I always try…

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The easiest way to do a Christmas play – in just a couple of lessons!

Quite a few people have written in to ask what’s the easiest way to do a Christmas play or presentation using Genki English. There are quite a few you can do (and lots on the skits & stories forum page) but the easiest one by far is the Gingerbread Man. If you’ve done “How are…

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🔥 VIP Classroom Management & Discipline ebook!

The Black Friday video module bonus has now passed – congratulations to everyone who got in! But you still have the pdf discipline ebook as part of your VIP membership with nearly all my top ninja discipline tips 🙂   The other book I really recommend is Life Kido! Enjoy! Be genki, Richard

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❤️ Thank you, thank you!

  This weekend has been CRAZY…. And it’s also been the biggest weekend we’ve ever had for new teachers joining Genki English. The Black Friday offers have finished now so thank you, thank you, thank you – for everyone who has joined us, and for all the VIPs who offered amazing feedback, comments and support!…

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Forget Jan 1st! Why November 23rd is your best day of the year to get things done!

So you know that thing that you wanted to get done this year,  maybe it was getting fit, finally getting the business side of your school sorted or indeed to get your own English level up to where it “should” be,  well you might have started the year with a resolution to get it done. And…

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📝 Just a minute! Why is there so much writing in the new Genki English course?

Everyone one who has seen the new Genki English Course for advanced learners has asked me… Just a minute! Why is there so writing there?  Don’t you always tell us to NOT teach writing? Well the answer is …. because it’s an advanced course 🙂 Speaking and fluency is always first, but as soon as students…

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