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The Best Japanese Tutors in Michigan

20 MI private Japanese tutors / Find the best local Japanese tutor in MI

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Ty Y.
30/hour

Chicago, IL

Japanese Translator and Tutor

- JLPT N3 Certification - Japanese National Honor Society, Outstanding Achievement at the Post-Secondary Level of Japanese Language Studies read more

30/hour
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- JLPT N3 Certification - Japanese National Honor Society, Outstanding Achievement at the Post-Secondary Level of Japanese Language Studies read more

Eriko K.
60/hour

Oak Park, IL

Japanese Native, Fluent in English, Japanese Trilingual Kids' Mom

I was born and raised in Japan and have a bachelor's degree from Nanzan University in Japan where I taught Japanese to exchange students. I have a master's degree from U of I at Chicago and have worked in marketing for many years.... read more

60/hour
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I was born and raised in Japan and have a bachelor's degree from Nanzan University in Japan where I taught Japanese to exchange students. I have a master's degree from U of I at Chicago and have worked in marketing for many years.... read more

Shakthi V.
32/hour

West Bloomfield, MI

Japanese Tutoring

I have taught Japanese in Japanese Club at my high school for 4 years, and my students progressed from learning hiragana to reading novels. I also have plenty of Japanese novels and textbooks, which I can use to provide a more... read more

32/hour
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I have taught Japanese in Japanese Club at my high school for 4 years, and my students progressed from learning hiragana to reading novels. I also have plenty of Japanese novels and textbooks, which I can use to provide a more... read more

Yuka C.
40/hour

Commerce Township, MI

BA, Asian/Business with 15+ years of Teaching Experience.

I have been teaching Japanese for more than 15 years for automotive executivesand kids. I am a native Japanese and graduated college in Japan from Doshisha women's college in Kyoto Japan and transfer to Mary Baldwin college.... read more

40/hour
5.0 (45)
73 hours tutoring Japanese out of 73 hours
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I have been teaching Japanese for more than 15 years for automotive executivesand kids. I am a native Japanese and graduated college in Japan from Doshisha women's college in Kyoto Japan and transfer to Mary Baldwin college.... read more

Max E.
50/hour

Palatine, IL

Professional Localizer

My minor in college, only because my university did not offer a major, was Japanese Language and Culture. As part of that minor, I studied abroad in Beppu, at Asia Pacific University. After graduation, I used the language skills I learned... read more

50/hour
5.0 (8)
27 hours tutoring Japanese out of 28 hours
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My minor in college, only because my university did not offer a major, was Japanese Language and Culture. As part of that minor, I studied abroad in Beppu, at Asia Pacific University. After graduation, I used the language skills I learned... read more

Dylan R.
60/hour

Evanston, IL

Experienced Japanese language Tutor

I have -- extensive experience with Japanese up to the highest level offered by Columbia university in Japanese language. -- experience with Japanese-English translation in multiple roles -- lived and worked in japan for a year.... read more

60/hour
4.9 (88)
323 hours tutoring
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I have -- extensive experience with Japanese up to the highest level offered by Columbia university in Japanese language. -- experience with Japanese-English translation in multiple roles -- lived and worked in japan for a year.... read more

Kelly F.
50/hour

Hamtramck, MI

Professor Japanese arts, 3+ years living in Japan

I am a musicologist having done significant doctoral and post-doctoral research on Japanese music, dance, and culture in Tokyo and Kyoto (1997-2001, and 2019). I was a half-year visiting research scholar at the Nichibunken International... read more

50/hour
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I am a musicologist having done significant doctoral and post-doctoral research on Japanese music, dance, and culture in Tokyo and Kyoto (1997-2001, and 2019). I was a half-year visiting research scholar at the Nichibunken International... read more

Lika C.
35/hour

Chicago, IL

Japanese Speaker with Experience Living in Japan and IB Japanese

I learned Japanese as a second language at the age of 15 when I moved to Japan, eventually earning a 7 in the IB Japanese B course. With experience both in the Japanese school system and workplace, I know the culture of Japan... read more

35/hour
5.0 (95)
129 hours tutoring Japanese out of 130 hours
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I learned Japanese as a second language at the age of 15 when I moved to Japan, eventually earning a 7 in the IB Japanese B course. With experience both in the Japanese school system and workplace, I know the culture of Japan... read more

Cynthia C.
50/hour

Elmhurst, IL

Experienced ESL, French, and Japanese instructor

I have a bachelor's degree in French and hold JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) level 3 certification. If you would like to improve your English (especially English pronunciation), French, or Japanese, please contact... read more

50/hour
5.0 (4)
8 hours tutoring
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I have a bachelor's degree in French and hold JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) level 3 certification. If you would like to improve your English (especially English pronunciation), French, or Japanese, please contact... read more

Mark W.
60/hour

Evanston, IL

35 years' experience teaching language, & writing!

This will combine social scientific and rhetorical theories to provide a better method of teaching than before. I am a student of Japanese too! The highest certification I achieved was level 3 of the old NLPT exam. So I can teach... read more

60/hour
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This will combine social scientific and rhetorical theories to provide a better method of teaching than before. I am a student of Japanese too! The highest certification I achieved was level 3 of the old NLPT exam. So I can teach... read more

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