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Yuri K.

San Francisco, CA

$50/hr

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Background check passed as of 7/29/14
Usually responds in about 1 day

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Hello, my name is Yuri. I am from Tokyo. I have lived in SF since 2008 and am completely fluent in Japanese and English. For three years I taught a beginners Japanese course at a university. I have also taught high school students as well as business professionals privately. I can design a lesson curriculum for your own unique needs. I am good at giving effective lessons in a relaxed settings. Please feel free to e-mail me with what you are looking for in your lessons.

English:
ESL/ESOL
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
Japanese
Homeschool:
ESL/ESOL,
Japanese
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL,
Japanese

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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ESL/ESOL

I am a certified Grade 1 holder of EIKEN, Japan's most widely-used English Proficiency Testing program. It is backed by the Japanese Ministry of Education, and recognized by schools in the United States such as University of California, Long Beach and Berkeley College in New York. Grade 1, which is the highest grade you can achieve, compares to TOEFL iBT score of 100.

Japanese

Experiences: 1990-1993 Instructor of Japanese, University of the Virgin Islands
1985-1987 Tutoring high school students, Tokyo

Education: 1987 Graduated Tokyo Woman's University, BA in English Literature

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Yuri will travel within 5 miles of San Francisco, CA 94114.


About Yuri

Hello, my name is Yuri. I am from Tokyo. I have lived in SF since 2008 and am completely fluent in Japanese and English. For three years I taught a beginners Japanese course at a university. I have also taught high school students as well as business professionals privately. I can design a lesson curriculum for your own unique needs. I am good at giving effective lessons in a relaxed settings. Please feel free to e-mail me with what you are looking for in your lessons.

Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of San Francisco, CA 94114

Yuri’s Subjects

English:
ESL/ESOL
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
Japanese
Homeschool:
ESL/ESOL,
Japanese
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL,
Japanese

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 Yuri K.

Yuri K. passed a background check on 7/29/14. The check was ordered by another user through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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