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Jordan P.

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Blue Springs, MO
Starting at $15
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  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaching since 2017
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Jordan P.

Blue Springs, MO

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For my lessons we will craft a learning experience based around your interests and hobbies as well as your learning style, and integrate them with the language for maximum immersion and continued interest in the language and learning process.

About Jordan

Hello, my name is Jordan, I have studied Japanese for several years discovering many methods to improving and learning languages and would like to share the knowledge I've gained on my journey with others to help them fulfill their dreams in a fulfilling way. I strongly believe in personal learning

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October 25, 2019
Ryon K.
First lesson with Mr Park was really good. I have never used an online tutor before so I didn’t know what to expect. He did very well in assessing my current level and pushing thru material. Even limited self study he still covered things that I didn’t know that was pertinent to the language and I appreciate the way he explains things. The language is not a 1-1 and Mr Park did well in explaining how it converts over.
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Mari M.

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Japanese
Starting at $30
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  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Mari M.

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Konnichiwa!!!! My name is Mari and I am a native Japanese speaker fluent in both English and Japanese. I grew up in the States but speak Japanese regularly with my parents and Japanese friends.
Are you going to japan and want to learn some key phrases? I can help!
Do you need someone to practice Japanese with? I can help!!
My lessons are in 30 minute increments.
Let’s start learning!!

About Mari

Welcome to my music studio! This will be a fun, incredible way to start or continue your music instruction. I have been a private violin and piano instructor since 1991. I took a break in 2005 while my kids were little. Now that they have grown up a bit, I am so excited to come back to this!

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October 26, 2019
Charles A.
Mari was an awesome instructor, and very kind.
April 4, 2019
Anne
I absolutely loved learning from Mari for my piano lessons! As an adult learner, I felt like my brain doesn't work as fast as it used to, so learning a new instrument was difficult, but Mari completely caters each lesson to my learning speed and maximized my abilities. She takes into accounts the areas and types of music I wanted to learn and helped me to achieve being able to play that type of music. I also loved and appreciated that she works around my busy work schedule and accommodating lessons when plans change throughout the week. I would highly recommend Mari as a music teacher to anyone interested in learning a new instrument at all ages!
August 29, 2014
Paul S.
Great violin teacher!!! My daughter can now do vibrato and play at a much higher level.
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Tokie B.

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Japanese
Starting at $34
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  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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I teach a wide range of students, from beginning/travel Japanese to advanced business Japanese. I also specialize in teaching all levels of JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) preparation. I have many students at the highest level JLPT N1. If Karaoke, Japanese Drama or Anime interest you, then we can have fun learning together.
Teaching is my passion! I love teaching! My teaching style is to have fun learning without stress. I cater my lessons to the individual student to meet his/her diverse interests and academic goals. I create simple formulas, so that difficult Japanese grammar is easy to understand. I respect student’s learning style with great patience. I strongly believe that repetition is key to mastering a language and try to impress this fact on students

About Tokie

My name is Tokie. I was born and raised in Nagoya Japan. I graduated college with a degree in International Business and a minor in Education. After college, I worked in a foreign exchange department at a bank in Nagoya. At the same time, I started teaching Japanese to non-native speakers. After wo

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Kyoko B.

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Japanese
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor's degree in English linguistics from Kansai Gaidai University (Osaka)
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こんにちは! I'm a native speaker if Japanese. I've been tutoring Japanese for 10+ years in Japan and the U.S. I love talking about cultures, traveling, hobby, etc. I'd love to hear what your goals are and customize my lessons. :) Let's get started!

About Kyoko

My name is Kyoko. I am a native speaker of Japanese, born and raised in Japan. (As you might guess, my name came from the beautiful city of Kyoto.) When I was in college in Osaka, Japan, I started helping a lot of exchange students with their Japanese. Since then, teaching Japanese has been my

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September 25, 2019
Hartley
Wow, I want to give ***** 6 Stars! If you are wanting to learn Japanese, then Kyoko is the perfect teacher that anyone could ask for!
I felt embarrassed to seek help to learn Japanese, because after many years of living in Tokyo for my work, I only knew a few small communicating words here and there... arigato, genki etc... and the writing, well that was 'impossible' to read for me!!
Kyoko was very understanding and made me feel completely comfortable about learning the Japanese language from the beginning. At almost 40 years old and trying to push my brain into learning something new, this was challenging and made me nervous at times. But Kyoko is an amazing teacher and when I finished a lesson with her, I was so proud with what I had accomplished and she made me feel empowered and more driven. I can now understand words in hirigana!! It is amazing to me.
I thank Kyoko so much for her help and support with the lessons we had together :) I will do my best.
June 20, 2019
Annie W.
Good instructor
May 15, 2019
Chad
Kyoko has been an amazing Japanese teacher to my 8 year old daughter. Her lessons are customized to what the student wants or needs to learn. Most importantly she listens and gives great advice for improving your skills. Kyoko is a great teacher who truly cares about your progress. I’ve tried other teachers and my daughter and me like Kyoko the best by far. So much so, she has been my daughter’s teacher for over 3 years.

Kyoko is extremely knowledgeable and is authentically Japanese born and raised in Japan but has lived in the U.S. for awhile now and is natively fluent in English for parents who may not understand Japanese. Her communication and timeliness are amazing! I’d recommend her to any of my friends and family - and have.
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Rie T.

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Japanese
Starting at $20
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 16 and up
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Rie T.

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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

Born and raised in Japan, I moved to the United States in the 80's to pursue the goal of obtaining a library degree. Fast forward almost 30 years, I now live in Western New York, working in a local school district. In the past 30 years, I have worked as a librarian, an English instructor in Japan,

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November 11, 2019
Shannon
I really enjoyed meeting and starting to work with Rie-san. I think we’ll work well together.
October 20, 2019
Mary Eloise V.
I've enjoyed working with Rie 先生. My boyfriend and I have an upcoming trip to Japan and these lessons help me to be more confident in being able to navigate around. I enjoy the feedback because it not only highlights what I can improve on, but it also shows there are concepts I'm actually retaining. Learning Japanese feels natural with her! ありがとうございます!
June 23, 2019
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Chieko S.

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Japanese
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
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I was learning Japanese when I was a college student. I like to learn and try to new things. I love Japanese culture and food. I love cooking and baking too! Have you ever tried Japanese home food? Japanese foods are not only Sushi.
I can teach Japanse Tea ceremony, Origami, and Japanese sweets.

I love traveling and try to new things, and I love Japanese foods. So, I want to know my interesting and wired! my culture. And I want to know your culture.

About Chieko

Nice to meet you, My name is Cheeky. I am currently studying English in America. Since I was a national literature school at a junior college, I studied the basics of Japanese. When I finish studying English, I'd like to start Chinese. I also like traveling and have been to Asia, Australia,

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Average Cost of Japanese Lessons in Smithville, MO

The average cost of 60-minute Japanese lessons in Smithville is $73. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $25 and $217 per hour.
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$39 average
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$51 average
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"Really enjoying our lessons so far! Hikaru is very flexible, which has really worked out well for me. Since I live in Japan our schedules are very different, but we've been able to make it work nonetheless. She always has lesson plans put together and sends you the PDF's before each lesson. If you are curious about things not in the lesson plan, she's always happy to explore that with you as well. Most importantly, she makes you feel comfortable while you are trying to read and speak Japanese. Thank you, Hikaru!"
- Dane
Took Japanese lessons from Hikaru I.
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"Wonderful first lesson. Sunho was friendly and encouraging. Great assessment of my daughters current level. Very relatable."
- Ann
Took Japanese lessons from Sunho K.
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"先生のおかげでかなり上達しました。これからもがんばります。


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"Thanks to my teacher, I improved considerably. I will do my best in the future.""
- Almond
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Awesome Teacher! This is the teacher you want to book!"
- Josef
Took Japanese lessons from Rosita R.
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"Rie makes sure you understand what you're learning and even occasionally teaches you some fun facts. She is very clear in explaining and describing how to pronounce them. Overall, if you're looking for a Japanese teacher, I'd say Rie is a good choice."
- John
Took Japanese lessons from Rie T.
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"She was very patience, and professional. I appreciated her calness and abilitity to troubleshoot in terms of the level and needs of my language skill."
- Yoojeong
Took Japanese lessons from Yukari M.
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"Lots of info, looking forward to the next lesson."
- Christine
Took Japanese lessons from Moataz A.
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"Mona has been very accommodating with my son and his schedule! He has been able to complete many assignments because of her excellent tutoring skills!"
- Alexander
Took Japanese lessons from Mona S.
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"Three lessons and so far as good. She seems to be working well with my son and always follows up with me via email to let me know how things went and what was covered!"
- Riley
Took Japanese lessons from Mona S.
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"Starting a new language can be intimidating, but this first lesson was great. Clare is friendly, welcoming, and patient; I’m looking forward to the next one!"
- John
Took Japanese lessons from Clare K.
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