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In this Podcast we focus on two areas, Active English and the English school business in Japan and we interview " Influencers" and discuss what it takes to achieve "high performance" in a variety of areas including sport, business and life hacks.

Latest Episodes

Episode 7 - Olympic Surfing

In this Episode, Host and surfer Ian Simpson is joined by Co-Host and surfer Keith Davies who lives on Shida Beach where the first Olympic surfing event will be held. The chat is focussed on Shida beach and the waves it produces.

-1 sJUL 30
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Episode 7 - Olympic Surfing

Episode 6 - Meditation For Kids

In this podcast we will talk about the benefits of doing simple meditation, mindfulness or as I like to term it BREATHING drills with the kids we teach in our English lessons.

-1 sJUN 15
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Episode 6 - Meditation For Kids

Episode 5 - The Martial Science Of Teaching

In this podcast Host Ian Simpson chats with guest Dominic Jones about a range of educational topics from Martial Science, TPR/TPRS, Active English, Brainbreaks, teaching strategies for English teachers in Japan, SU- Singularity University, street fighting in Japan and MMA !!

1 MINMAR 20
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Episode 5 - The Martial Science Of Teaching

Episode 4 - You`re Fired Before You`re Hired !!

In this episode, our guest is Sean Gallagher.

26 MIN2018 DEC 19
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Episode 4 - You`re Fired Before You`re Hired !!

Episode 3 - " is the education system broken ? "

Hosts Ian Simpson and Matthew Coleman are joined by high school guest Masayuki Ishida to discuss whether the current education system is broken and chat about why Japan is so low in the world rankings for spoken English and the reasons why ?

1 MIN2018 DEC 9
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Episode 3 - " is the education system broken ? "

Episode 2 - Active English - A New Medium Of Teaching

In this Episode 2, Host Matthew Coleman chats with Ian Simpson. Ian is the Founder of Active English ( teaching English through human movement) and Owner of Queens Education Co.,Ltd Bio - Ian Simpson worked as physical education teacher in the UK and Australia for 17 years before moving to Japan as a professional rugby coach and then opening small chain of English schools that include an innovative online school. He is one of only a select group of people from the UK to be awarded “The Winston Churchill Fellowship” for the research and development work he did in the area of elite coaching and teaching methods in education and sport. He is now putting that skill set to use by pioneering the new movement of Active English. Show Notes :- Ian starts by talking briefly about his history in education and sport and how its resulted in the founding of Active English ( AE ) The science behind Active English Types of Active English AE`s place within the curriculum The Active English “Platf...

-1 s2018 NOV 12
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Episode 2 - Active English - A New Medium Of Teaching

Episode 1- Teaching English through food.

The Active Podcast - Episode 1 - Teaching English through food. In this very first episode, hosts Ian and Matthew start of by talking about “ what is the Active podcast ? “ and what topics will be discussed on the podcast. They then get into the main topic of this episode which is “ Teaching English through food, and discuss the meaning of the phrase “Food Porn” ! They cover may areas from how to organise and run a food based lesson, choosing the correct business strategy and student targeting points for this lesson/event. The need to charge a premium price and deliver added value in the process. Profit margins and pitfalls to look out for. Its a very informative, to the point, light hearted chat with an educational bias, lots of laughs, and enjoyable.

-1 s2018 OCT 26
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Episode 1- Teaching English through food.
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Latest Episodes

Episode 7 - Olympic Surfing

In this Episode, Host and surfer Ian Simpson is joined by Co-Host and surfer Keith Davies who lives on Shida Beach where the first Olympic surfing event will be held. The chat is focussed on Shida beach and the waves it produces.

-1 sJUL 30
Comments
Episode 7 - Olympic Surfing

Episode 6 - Meditation For Kids

In this podcast we will talk about the benefits of doing simple meditation, mindfulness or as I like to term it BREATHING drills with the kids we teach in our English lessons.

-1 sJUN 15
Comments
Episode 6 - Meditation For Kids

Episode 5 - The Martial Science Of Teaching

In this podcast Host Ian Simpson chats with guest Dominic Jones about a range of educational topics from Martial Science, TPR/TPRS, Active English, Brainbreaks, teaching strategies for English teachers in Japan, SU- Singularity University, street fighting in Japan and MMA !!

1 MINMAR 20
Comments
Episode 5 - The Martial Science Of Teaching

Episode 4 - You`re Fired Before You`re Hired !!

In this episode, our guest is Sean Gallagher.

26 MIN2018 DEC 19
Comments
Episode 4 - You`re Fired Before You`re Hired !!

Episode 3 - " is the education system broken ? "

Hosts Ian Simpson and Matthew Coleman are joined by high school guest Masayuki Ishida to discuss whether the current education system is broken and chat about why Japan is so low in the world rankings for spoken English and the reasons why ?

1 MIN2018 DEC 9
Comments
Episode 3 - " is the education system broken ? "

Episode 2 - Active English - A New Medium Of Teaching

In this Episode 2, Host Matthew Coleman chats with Ian Simpson. Ian is the Founder of Active English ( teaching English through human movement) and Owner of Queens Education Co.,Ltd Bio - Ian Simpson worked as physical education teacher in the UK and Australia for 17 years before moving to Japan as a professional rugby coach and then opening small chain of English schools that include an innovative online school. He is one of only a select group of people from the UK to be awarded “The Winston Churchill Fellowship” for the research and development work he did in the area of elite coaching and teaching methods in education and sport. He is now putting that skill set to use by pioneering the new movement of Active English. Show Notes :- Ian starts by talking briefly about his history in education and sport and how its resulted in the founding of Active English ( AE ) The science behind Active English Types of Active English AE`s place within the curriculum The Active English “Platf...

-1 s2018 NOV 12
Comments
Episode 2 - Active English - A New Medium Of Teaching

Episode 1- Teaching English through food.

The Active Podcast - Episode 1 - Teaching English through food. In this very first episode, hosts Ian and Matthew start of by talking about “ what is the Active podcast ? “ and what topics will be discussed on the podcast. They then get into the main topic of this episode which is “ Teaching English through food, and discuss the meaning of the phrase “Food Porn” ! They cover may areas from how to organise and run a food based lesson, choosing the correct business strategy and student targeting points for this lesson/event. The need to charge a premium price and deliver added value in the process. Profit margins and pitfalls to look out for. Its a very informative, to the point, light hearted chat with an educational bias, lots of laughs, and enjoyable.

-1 s2018 OCT 26
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Episode 1- Teaching English through food.
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