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Popular Japanese Teachers in Saratoga, CA

Madeleine G.

Redwood City, CA
Starting at $67
  • Speaks Japanese
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Madeleine G.

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Learning Japanese is fun and cool! Madeleine has 7 years teaching experience with Japanese.
With Madeleine, you can learn in a way that...

-Memorizing things is easy and fun
-You can learn cool historical and cultural connections to the language
-You can make the transition to watching anime RAW/subtitled!
-You can feel confident traveling or doing a homestay in Japan

Madeleine will even suggest travel plans! She has many years of experience leading group trips to Japan and can help make your Japan Trip fun and amazing!

About Madeleine

I absolutely love teaching. I try to give my cello and voice students an education with the goal that they will someday be able to join an orchestra and be able to share in the joy of music making with others. I focus on a firm grounding of music theory and sight-reading so that students will come

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Monica
Madeleine taught me so much about singing and the process behind it. she taught me warm-ups and technique that I use all the time and on top of that, introduced me to music theory and ear training. She is a joy to take lessons from and I highly recommend her

Mitch H.

1 Review
San Jose, CA
Starting at $37
  • Speaks Spanish, Japanese
  • BS: Business Administration from California State University, Stanislaus
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Mitch H.

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Hello,

With over 8 years experience in tutoring, I have learned what methods work and those that don’t. I’m upbeat, patient, easy going, empathetic, and generally well-liked by others. I’m very good at adapting to different learning styles and have a knack for eliciting the best out of my students through motivation and positive reinforcement.

Throughout university, and after, I mentored many students with great results. In addition to academics I helped them get the most out of their college experience. Everyone I helped benefited greatly, and one runs a very successful consulting business.

I recently returned from spending 2 years in Japan. My current level is JLPT N4.

About Mitch

Whether you're completely lost, just need a little help, or need some test/note taking tips I can be very helpful. My patient, easy going, and positive mindset is very conducive to creating a great learning atmosphere. I can also be very useful to those that aren't motivated, I have a knack for fin

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Orion LauRence C.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $31
  • Speaks Japanese, English, Hebrew, French
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 1988
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Orion LauRence C.

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Hello, I have been teaching languages for over 15 years, and I love to see my students grow and develop. I speak 4 languages (French, Hebrew, English & Japanese) so I know what it takes to learn a language. It's much more than just "words"!
I lived in Japan for 7.5 years where I taught English as a second language.
Now I teach Japanese for beginners, French, and Hebrew at all levels.
Let me take you on a cultural journey where you not only learn to speak and read basic Japanese but understand the intricate cultural nuances of Japan, it's magical!
Looking forward to meeting you.

About Orion LauRence

Hello, I am Orion, I am French, Israeli, Australian and live in the USA now. I have been teaching languages for over 15 years in various countries around the world and love seeing my students grow and develop. As I speak 4 languages, I know how hard it can be to learn to pronounce and place the w

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Celia
I consider myself a challenged beginner in Hebrew and Orion is patient and kind, and manages to add humor to my learning. She is willing to break down the nuances of the language in the easiest of terms, when needed. I can tell she would be a phenomenal instructor for more advanced learners as well. I look forward to my continued lessons!
Ella
Laurence is an attentive, supportive teacher with a contemporary educational approach. Laurence has a lot of teaching experience, she knows how to interact with a student, that makes learning experience amazing and productive. I was privileged to be a student of Lawrence
Elliot
Orion is a super teacher, attentive, clear, and versatile. She adapted to my needs and helped me get through hurdles of a new language while giving me confidence with her positive way of teaching, I am very pleased with her professionalism and highly recommend her services

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Aki M.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
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Aki M.

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I am a Japanese native speaker who has a deep interest in helping students learn Japanese and learn how to be successful in Japanese society. I lived in Japan until this past year and worked as a civil servant for seven years. During that time, I helped JET Program workers from America learn how to talk with their bosses and co-workers. This means I can help you learn smooth business Japanese as well as more casual language. In Japan and in the US, I frequently advise LGBTQ students and students of color about Japanese culture and how to adjust to Japanese society. Both Japanese language and culture can be tough--but I will work with you to help you succeed and achieve your goals!

My favorite aspect of tutoring is tailoring my lessons to YOUR needs and desires. If you would like anime, but need more speaking practice, I can come up with role-play situations that will allow you to talk about your interests. If you like Japanese culture and want to read more high-level texts, we can ...

About Aki

I am a Japanese native speaker who has a deep interest in helping students learn Japanese and learn how to be successful in Japanese society. I lived in Japan until this past year and worked as a civil servant for seven years. During that time, I helped JET Program workers from America learn how to

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Gail Saito
Lawrence
Aki has earned my highest recommendation. She provides weekly Japanese language and culture online tutoring to my 14-year-old son. She engages him fully, providing a rich multi-media experience utilizing video chat and whiteboarding effectively to simultaneously teach the spoken and written language (Hiragana, Katakana and Kanji). He is excited at the prospect of each new lesson and is learning quickly.
Martha
Aki is the best Japanese teacher that I have ever had! Aki plans lessons that exactly match the things I need to learn, so it is very efficient for me. She is especially good at explaining difficult grammar points in a very clear manner. She has really helped me improve in reading, writing and speaking. I am very grateful to her and strongly recommend her to other students.
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Toshi M.

311 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 2 to 85
  • Business from USC
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Toshi M.

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About Toshi

Welcome! ๐Ÿ˜ƒ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿป My name is Toshi M. I was born in Hiroshima City and raised in Tokyo, Japan. Currently, I live in Los Angeles ( in the Valley) CA, the USA for over 20 years. (PST) ๐ŸŒŸ I am also working on a project through Google, since 2013. It's a data collection project that leads to the betterme

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Juliette D.
Prior to my lessons with Toshi, I'd been taught Japanese for 2 years in high school. I'd learned many nouns and sentences, but all were very basic, and I mostly learned how to repeat what was told to me. Toshi 100% catered his lessons to my goals, and taught me far more about sentence structure and language forms than I had in a large class. Definitely recommend!
Kiernan
My first Japanese lesson was excellent. Because of my weird amount of previous knowledge, we spent a large amount of the time finding my exact skill level and fixing my bad intonations, and where I need to start. It was very fun to try to communicate my own thoughts in Japanese, and Toshi was very patient with me while I fumbled my words. I look forward to future lessons and I have high hopes for the final results.
Juliette
Toshi taught Japanese to my 12-year-old son. He was extremely knowledgeable and kind. He was asking key questions about the Japanese problems to my son. My son felt comfortable with his way of tutoring, even Toshi is knowledgeable, he is not intimidating at all, he is a friendly Japanese wizard.
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seiko M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 2 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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seiko M.

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A tip for mastering Japanese is getting used to pronounce and master short phrasing. I can teach from beginner to advanced. I can easy to give you how to master where you hard to step up.

About seiko

Hi, I’m working as a pianist, and accompanist at the Boston Conservatory at Berklee. I had taught a piano at university and taught more than 200 students in Japan. A lot of child students awarded at competition. I’m happy when piano student could find her/his goal and doing her/his best. Each stud

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The average cost of 60-minute Japanese lessons in Saratoga is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $45 and $85 per hour.
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"Amazing teacher. She really helped me further my studies in the Japanese language. I can't wait for additional lessons."
Matt
Took Japanese lessons from Hikaru I.
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"Great instructor on the first day of my lessons. I am happy with what i will be learning with Yuko and she will help and take time to teach."
Leonardo
Took Japanese lessons from Yuko K.
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"Great first lesson!!"
Colin
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Yoshi is punctual and yet accommodating for us when my granddaughter fails to log on on time. He holds her attention for the entire hour and she is making good progress toward to her goal. She is 11 years old."
Sweelyn
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Thanks, I really enjoyed your first lesson."
Kenny
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Very happy with the experience so far, hoping to continue learning!"
Kyle Marsh
Took Japanese lessons from Moataz A.
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"I've bought Japanese online class for my boy and myself.
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Mr.Yoshi is such a patient and nice teacher. He helped us to understand more about the pronunciation. We were having a really fun time in learning Japanese.

After Corona virus happen over we will go to Japan again with a good Japanese skills."
Joe and Jake
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Since Last December my daughter really enjoys having Sensei Yoshi as her Japanese tutor. Sensei is great at understanding what my daughter needs to learn in order to do her best in her Japanese class. Sensei Yoshi has been very patient with my daughter and has touched on the basics of Japanese further pushing my child to execell. I really recommended Sensei Yoshi if you are looking for a Japanese teacher"
Marian
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"This was my 5th lesson with Rie Sensei! Rie is nice and fun to talk to. She’s a good instructor and is helping me get through the Genki textbook faster that I was before. I’m able to memorize what I’m learning much faster and now I use what I’ve learned more then before! Very excited to continue my lessons :)"
Olivia
Took Japanese lessons from Rie T.
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"Yoshi Sensei is great at customizing the lessons to my specific needs and learning goals. I really enjoy our weekly classes and he is helping me slowly build my vocabulary and learn grammar."
Tim
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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