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Sora S.
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Learn Japanese from a certified Japanese teacher with 5+ years experience
Hi, konnichiwa! Are you interested in Japanese language and culture? Here's the one to help you explore new linguistic/cultural knowledge of Japanese! I have completed a Japanese teacher training course, which is one of the two major qualifications to teach Japanese professionally in Japan, and been getting involved in JSL education for more than 5 years both in Japan and the United States. I have taught more than 350 lessons with students between age of 9 and 55 from more than 10 different countries. I cover elementary to advanced level Japanese and adjust teaching materials depending on student's need and goal, but for elementary to intermediate learners I usually use Genki textbook. For those who are willing to study JLPT test prep, I have all the materials from N5 to N1. However, for now I am only available online. I'd always love to help you learn Japanese, so feel free to ask me any questions or tell me how you want to learn!
About Sora S.

Hi, Konnichiwa! I was born and raised in Nagoya, Japan and am a native Japanese speaker. I have been getting involved in Japanese as a second language education since 2015 and serving as a Japanese teacher/tutor for more than 4 years to students all over the world. I have studied linguistics and second language acquisition/teaching in my undergraduate. In addition, I completed the 420-hour Japanese Teacher Training Course while I was in my undergraduate. In mu graduate course, I researched how to reduce conflicts among teachers and students with different cultural backgrounds, the effectiveness of teaching the target language through teaching the cultural aspects where the target language is used, and teacher's role to deal with student's affective filter, and I received my Master's degree of Education in Critical Studies in Education. I am interested in facilitating cross-cultural understanding through teaching Japanese language. Through many different experiences of teaching Japanese, I can teach all levels of Japanese depending on your goal and needs, such as conversation, pronunciation, grammar and JLPT prep. In addition, I can help you review any Japanese assignments or presentation prep that you bring out side of our session. Since I need to create a plan that meets each student's need, please tell me about yourself, your Japanese level, background, goal and expectation BEFORE you book a first lesson with me. Feel free to tell me what you want to improve and practice or ask me any questions and concerns :) I am very looking forward to seeing you soon!

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Sora S.
Teaches Online
Learn Japanese from a certified Japanese teacher with 5+ years experience
Hi, konnichiwa! Are you interested in Japanese language and culture? Here's the one to help you explore new linguistic/cultural knowledge of Japanese! I have completed a Japanese teacher training course, which is one of the two major qualifications to teach Japanese professionally in Japan, and been getting involved in JSL education for more than 5 years both in Japan and the United States. I have taught more than 350 lessons with students between age of 9 and 55 from more than 10 different countries. I cover elementary to advanced level Japanese and adjust teaching materials depending on student's need and goal, but for elementary to intermediate learners I usually use Genki textbook. For those who are willing to study JLPT test prep, I have all the materials from N5 to N1. However, for now I am only available online. I'd always love to help you learn Japanese, so feel free to ask me any questions or tell me how you want to learn!
About Sora S.

Hi, Konnichiwa! I was born and raised in Nagoya, Japan and am a native Japanese speaker. I have been getting involved in Japanese as a second language education since 2015 and serving as a Japanese teacher/tutor for more than 4 years to students all over the world. I have studied linguistics and second language acquisition/teaching in my undergraduate. In addition, I completed the 420-hour Japanese Teacher Training Course while I was in my undergraduate. In mu graduate course, I researched how to reduce conflicts among teachers and students with different cultural backgrounds, the effectiveness of teaching the target language through teaching the cultural aspects where the target language is used, and teacher's role to deal with student's affective filter, and I received my Master's degree of Education in Critical Studies in Education. I am interested in facilitating cross-cultural understanding through teaching Japanese language. Through many different experiences of teaching Japanese, I can teach all levels of Japanese depending on your goal and needs, such as conversation, pronunciation, grammar and JLPT prep. In addition, I can help you review any Japanese assignments or presentation prep that you bring out side of our session. Since I need to create a plan that meets each student's need, please tell me about yourself, your Japanese level, background, goal and expectation BEFORE you book a first lesson with me. Feel free to tell me what you want to improve and practice or ask me any questions and concerns :) I am very looking forward to seeing you soon!

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Teaches all skill levels

Teaching since {{year}}

Teaching since 2017

Education

M. Ed in Critical Studies in Educational Foundation

Teaches ages {{minAge}}+

Teaches ages 15+

Speaks {{languages}}

Has background check

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New Student Special
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