Richard Zhao

Academic Director

Richard Zhao excels in curriculum study and is familiar with a variety of ELL curricula for young learners, both in China and abroad. From 2000 to 2012, he taught a variety of courses for English majors at Inner Mongolia Normal University and Beijing Normal University. From 2012 to 2016, he was an assistant researcher in the National Research Center of Foreign Language Education, BFSU, taking part in curriculum development and teacher training in a MOE-funded project, and helped teachers and students in hundreds of schools. From 2016 to 2019, he was the Director of Teaching and Research in a well-known English learning platform and helped develop the curriculum, boosting the annual sales growth by 300%.

Meet the RoyalABC Team

RoyalABC has been developed by a highly experienced global team of educators and innovators at Prosper Education to create a world first in combining blended classroom learning, bespoke early-learning ELT curriculum, intuitive technology platforms and growth mindset with 21st century skills. Our team is comprised of industry and sectoral experts in curriculum design, teacher training, early learning management and global business leaders including:

Board Member, Investor and Adviser

Advisory Board Member

Advisory Board Member and Investor

Advisory Board Member

General Manager, China

Academic Director

Learning Advisor

Director of Teaching and Learning

Head of Learning and Publishing

Country Manager Vietnam

Senior ELT Advisor Vietnam