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Yuko K.

7 Reviews
Temecula, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2013
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Yuko K.

7 Reviews
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I was born and raised in Japan. Learning second language is sometimes frustrating. I will explain Japanese with cultural background so you can understand better. I have taught from 5 years old to college students. I can do both teaching and toutering. Any age is welcome!!!

About Yuko

I was born and graduated college in Japan. After I worked there several years, I decided to come to the US to study more. As a piano teacher, I specialize for beginners. When you start playing, everybody realizes that your fingers don’t move as fast as you want to which is very normal. We are

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Madeline
I am very pleased with my first lesson! Yuko's method of instruction made it easy for me to catch on to patterns and to notice similarities to English and other languages. I am excited about how far I can go with her instruction.
Jessica
Yuko is very kind and patient. She is also very knowledgeable and explains everything in such a great way my 13 year old enjoyed her class very much.
Marcellin
My son really loved Yuko who replaced his previous teacher who is no longer with Takelessons. He knows how to play some kids songs already. But after their lesson, there is this an instant motivation to learn deeper.
He is now having learning with Yuko.
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Yoshifumi O.

165 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $18
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 to 75
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Yoshifumi O.

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I'll create customized classes for you. I'll teach you to SPEAK the language. Lessons are dynamic, fun and give you confidence, incorporating things you like: Japanese Newspaper, Anime, J-POP Music,Movies, current events, and much more.

I was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan. I have over 28years of teaching Japanese Language experience at my own school in Davie FL that . I have many students from beginner to advanced level. Especially If you like Anime and Japanese movies I am perfect for you.

One-on-one, small groups, company-wide programs, online, in person.

About Yoshifumi

初めまして (^_-)-☆Native Japanese speaker with Education business background, love to teach kids too! Hi. I'm Yoshifumi, born and raised in Tokyo Japan through university graduate education. I have Japanese Language teacher experience in Japan and the USA for 31years. Currently, I live in Florida.

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Kyleigh K.
He is a really good teacher and his methods are really good. He is very friendly and I learn so much! Highly recommend him. I enjoy his lessons
Jessica
He was very positive and encouraging as well as very knowledgeable and resourceful. I can't wait to take more Japanese lessons from him.
Eva
Thank you for your instructions. Professor Oyamada has a lot of skills and experience. My speaking and reading skills improved dramatically. I can't wait the day COVID19 will go away. I really want to visit Japan.
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Chieko N.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Chieko N.

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Hi, I'm Chieko. I'm Japanese and living in California but go back and forth between here and Tokyo. So I know the trend of Japan well. Furthermore, I have long working experience as manager in some major international companies in Japan. So I can help you communicate with Japanese workers using natural and effective language. I know the business custom is very different between countries and Japan's one is a little complicated.. So, if you'd like to get along with Japanese, please ask me what to do in a situation you encounter.
I have successfully passed the Japanese Language Teaching Competency Test authorized by the Society for Teaching Japanese as a Foreign Language in October 2016.

About Chieko

I am a native Japanese speaker. I'm now living in the USA but also in Japan and go back and forth here and Tokyo. So I know the Japanese trend well from comics to businesses. I have long working experience as engineering manager at some major international companies in japan. I know it is difficul

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Million O.
Great instructor, made it very fun. I can’t wait for my next lesson.
Jaydnn
Really like her so far!

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Rie T.

35 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Master's in Library and Information Studies from University of California, Berkeley
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Rie T.

35 Reviews
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As a native Japanese speaker, who has spent the last 30 years in the United States, I understand the structural and grammatical differences in the two languages. This gives me both the teacher’s and the student’s perspectives, which I find valuable as a language instructor.

I have taught Japanese to college students and adults, using beginning Japanese textbooks, and I am most comfortable teaching high school/college students and adults.
I can also teach conversational Japanese and/or customize the lesson to meet each student’s particular goals and needs.

Send me a message to find out if we are a good match!

About Rie

こんにちは!りえと申します。 Hello! My name is Rie. I am originally from Hiroshima. I have been teaching private Japanese lessons since 2010 and have loved helping my students with their homework, get better grades, become proficient prior to their trips to Japan, and reach their goal of learning a new langu

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Angelica
Rie is an amazing teacher! Today was my first lesson and I have already learned so much from her. I am excited for our future lessons! :)
Olivia
Takashima-sensee is a wonderful instructor. She is very patient and kind. She completely understands where students struggle in Genki and with Japanese. I look forward to our next meeting.
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Mitch H.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $37
  • Speaks Spanish, Japanese
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Teaches Beginner
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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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Jessie N.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • MA, Intercultural communication from Kobe University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2003
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Jessie N.

8 Reviews
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I am a native Japanese speaker with a Japanese teaching credential. All ages and levels are welcomed! Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. I am also qualified to tutor graduate students (Master’s and PhD) doing their thesis.
I believe when we learn other languages, it is important to learn their culture, history, etc. for better understanding. I’ve learned Japanese drums, how to wear Kimono, Tea and flower ceremonies so that we can explore Japanese culture more than just learning the language!

About Jessie

I am a native Japanese speaker with a Japanese teaching credential. All ages and levels are welcomed! Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. I am also qualified to tutor graduate students (Master’s and PhD) doing their thesis.  I believe when we learn other language

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Carey
She was very nice and i was comfortable taking lessons with her
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Justice D.
Jessie is Amazing! I was self teaching and just felt like I needed more help and with someone who actually knows the language and she was perfect! So happy I decided to take the jump in!

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Average Cost of Japanese Lessons in Valley Center, CA

The average cost of 60-minute Japanese lessons in Valley Center is $59. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $42 and $85 per hour.
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"Great first lesson, Sunho is awesome!"
Jacob
Took Japanese lessons from Sunho K.
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"a wonderful lesson! I can't wait to learn more!"
Oliver
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"First lesson was great! Shes nice, patient and funny, looking forward to our next lesson."
Kiersten
Took Japanese lessons from Rie T.
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"Yoshi Thank you! He is very skillful teacher."
James
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Rie is an amazing teacher! Today was my first lesson and I have already learned so much from her. I am excited for our future lessons! :)"
Angelica
Took Japanese lessons from Rie T.
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"Aimi is a great teacher and I enjoy every session!

Thank you Aimi!!!!"
Travis
Took Japanese lessons from Aimi F.
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"Very good first lesson!!"
Eileen
Took Japanese lessons from Ai P.
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"Native Speaker , Experience and Personality.
Yoshi is the best online teacher."
Kate W
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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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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"I have been taking private Japanese classes with Emi S. for one year and a half. Before I started she asked me whether I wanted to focus on just the conversational side of Japanese or the complete knowledge of the language including kanji. For me it was all.

She is proud of her heritage and enjoys talking about Japan and her culture, which makes the class even more enjoyable. She is dedicated, enthusiastic and organized.

I am sure that with her help I will be able to meet my goal of one day passing the JLTP N1.

I recommend her for classes of any level."
Graciela
Took Japanese lessons from Emi S.
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