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Yumiko K.

Pasadena, CA

$45/hr

Experieced tutor for Japanese, math, architecture, art, CAD, photoshop

Background check passed as of 3/26/12
Usually responds in about 7 hours

Experieced tutor for Japanese, math, architecture, art, CAD, photoshop

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Hi, my name is Yumiko. Japanese is my native language and I am fluent in English as well. I have earned a Master’s degree in Architecture and a graduate certificate in Landscape Architecture at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles. I am a licensed architect in Japan and an award winning designer for urban design and graphic design in the U.S. I started tutoring piano since I was 12 years old and tutored mathematics when I was a high school student in Japan. I have a license to teach art in secondary schools in Japan. In the U.S., I have had experience teaching Japanese and mathematics at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas for several years. I am capable of teaching any level of Japanese, mathematics, art, architecture, landscape architecture, AutoCAD, Photoshop and Rhino.

Testimonials

"Patient and great tutor"

- Esther, San Gabriel, CA on 2/10/14
English:
ESL/ESOL
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Japanese
Business:
Microsoft Word
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Japanese,
Microsoft Word

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

Adobe Photoshop

I have experience with photoshop for the past 10 years. I have worked on many architecture projects and graphic design. One of my graphic designs was selected in the art competition.

Algebra 1

I had tutored algebra for several years at University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

Algebra 2

I had education in Japan. Japan has the highest level of math education in the world. I was always a top student of school in math.I had tutored algebra for several years at University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

Architecture

I earned a Master’s degree in architecture and graduate certificate in landscape architecture at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles. I am also registered architect in Japan.

AutoCAD

I am proficient in the AutoCAD. I have experience with AutoCAD for more than 10 years. I have used AutoCAD for many projects at school and architecture firm.

Calculus

I had experience with tutoring mathematics when I was a high school student in Japan. I also tutored math for several years at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

Drawing

I graduated from Art University in Tokyo, Japan. I was also teaching art at secondary school in Japan. I am capable of drawing.

Geometry

I had education in Japan. Japan has the highest level of math education in the world. I was always a top student of school in math.

Japanese

I am a Japanese. Japanese is my native language and I am fluent in English. I had tutored Japanese for several years.

Microsoft Word

I have used the Microsoft Word program for more than 10 years everyday for many kinds of tasks at school and work professionally.

Prealgebra

I had experience with tutoring mathematics when I was a high school student in Japan. I had tutored algebra for several years at University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

Precalculus

I had experience with tutoring mathematics when I was a high school student in Japan. I had tutored algebra for several years at University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

University of Nevada - Las Vegas
architecture
(1)University of Southern California, Los Angeles
Master's
musashino art university, Tokyo, Japan
Master's

Education

University of Nevada - Las Vegas (architecture)

(1)University of Southern California, Los Angeles (Master's)

musashino art university, Tokyo, Japan (Master's)

Patient and great tutor — Yumiko has been teaching Japanese to my son, who has Asperger's Syndrome, for the past 2 years. She is very, very patient, and always has great materials to show my son. She uses his interest to spike his learning. She is always punctual and dependable. She is an excellent tutor and I will recommend her to anyone. ...

— Esther, San Gabriel, CA on 2/10/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Yumiko will travel within 20 miles of Pasadena, CA 91106.


About Yumiko

Hi, my name is Yumiko. Japanese is my native language and I am fluent in English as well. I have earned a Master’s degree in Architecture and a graduate certificate in Landscape Architecture at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles. I am a licensed architect in Japan and an award winning designer for urban design and graphic design in the U.S. I started tutoring piano since I was 12 years old and tutored mathematics when I was a high school student in Japan. I have a license to teach art in secondary schools in Japan. In the U.S., I have had experience teaching Japanese and mathematics at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas for several years. I am capable of teaching any level of Japanese, mathematics, art, architecture, landscape architecture, AutoCAD, Photoshop and Rhino.

Testimonials

"Patient and great tutor"

- Esther, San Gabriel, CA on 2/10/14
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Education

University of Nevada - Las Vegas
architecture
(1)University of Southern California, Los Angeles
Master's
musashino art university, Tokyo, Japan
Master's

Education

University of Nevada - Las Vegas (architecture)

(1)University of Southern California, Los Angeles (Master's)

musashino art university, Tokyo, Japan (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Pasadena, CA 91106

Yumiko’s Subjects

English:
ESL/ESOL
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Japanese
Business:
Microsoft Word
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Japanese,
Microsoft Word

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Background Check Status for Yumiko K.

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