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The Best Japanese Tutors in New York City, NY

33 New York private Japanese tutors / Find the best local Japanese tutor in New York

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Kristin W.
125/hour

Near New York City, NY

Encouraging, Inspiring Japanese Tutor (AP Teacher) / Patient PC Tutor

I hold a New Jersey standard certificate for Japanese Language and Culture (K-12). I have been teaching Japanese for about 7 years now. I have participated in 3 intensive track Japanese language programs and have my M.A. in Asian Studies (concentration/thesis in contemporary Japanese... read more

125/hour
5.0 (7)
10 hours tutoring Japanese out of 14 hours
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I hold a New Jersey standard certificate for Japanese Language and Culture (K-12). I have been teaching Japanese for about 7 years now. I have participated in 3 intensive track Japanese language programs and have my M.A. in Asian Studies (concentration/thesis in contemporary Japanese... read more

Shinsuke H.
60/hour

New York City, NY

Experienced Japanese Tutor

Hello, My name is Shinsuke and I am a native Japanese. I have been in this country for 12 years and graduated from the University of Arizona. After my graduation I was fortunate to secure a position as a teacher at a private language school in Tucson, Arizona, and then as Adjunct Professor at Pima Community... read more

60/hour
5.0 (1858)
4,951 hours tutoring Japanese out of 4,952 hours
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Hello, My name is Shinsuke and I am a native Japanese. I have been in this country for 12 years and graduated from the University of Arizona. After my graduation I was fortunate to secure a position as a teacher at a private language school in Tucson, Arizona, and then as Adjunct Professor at Pima Community... read more

Roberta Y.
40/hour

Near New York City, NY

Japanese & ESL: Easy-to-Understand, Experienced, NYS Certified

I received NYS certification in "Japanese 7-12" and also received the NYS "Japanese N-6/Pre K-6 Extension" on 2/1/2002. I have been teaching Japanese primarily at the high school level but also at the elementary and middle school level since 1995. I also tutor... read more

40/hour
5.0 (75)
124 hours tutoring Japanese out of 145 hours
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I received NYS certification in "Japanese 7-12" and also received the NYS "Japanese N-6/Pre K-6 Extension" on 2/1/2002. I have been teaching Japanese primarily at the high school level but also at the elementary and middle school level since 1995. I also tutor... read more

Norris N.
65/hour

Near New York City, NY

Senior Software Engineer tutoring web development, maths, and sciences

I have been tutoring on the side since 2008, and watching my students learn has been a great pleasure! Some more background info on me for those who are interested, I was born in CA but immediately moved to NYC as a child and grew up here. I went to a Japanese school until high school and then went to Bronx... read more

65/hour
4.9 (132)
27 hours tutoring Japanese out of 376 hours
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I have been tutoring on the side since 2008, and watching my students learn has been a great pleasure! Some more background info on me for those who are interested, I was born in CA but immediately moved to NYC as a child and grew up here. I went to a Japanese school until high school and then went to Bronx... read more

Sara H.
45/hour

New York City, NY

Columbia U's Only Non-native Japanese TA, Japan Travel Coordinator

I teach all ages and levels how to use Japanese to pass tests, speak fluently, master grammar, and travel around Japan on their own. I spent 5 years on JET and began speaking Japanese at age 2. I am also involved in promoting local tourism across many prefectures, so I can tell you about all kinds of hidden... read more

45/hour
5.0 (117)
231 hours tutoring Japanese out of 382 hours
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I teach all ages and levels how to use Japanese to pass tests, speak fluently, master grammar, and travel around Japan on their own. I spent 5 years on JET and began speaking Japanese at age 2. I am also involved in promoting local tourism across many prefectures, so I can tell you about all kinds of hidden... read more

Dain K.
53/hour

Near New York City, NY

20+ yrs experience in global economics, finance, economics and Asia

I am fluent in the Japanese language. Over the past 20+ years I have either worked or lived in Japan on many occasions and have a full grasp of the culture as well as a great understanding of Japan's people, industry, geography, economics, and way of life. read more

53/hour
5.0 (9)
2 hours tutoring Japanese out of 10 hours
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I am fluent in the Japanese language. Over the past 20+ years I have either worked or lived in Japan on many occasions and have a full grasp of the culture as well as a great understanding of Japan's people, industry, geography, economics, and way of life. read more

Asuka U.
80/hour

New York City, NY

Experienced voice, piano and Japanese teacher

I started my musical training as a pianist at YAMAHA institute at age 4 in Japan. I was selected to enter perfect pitch class. It was designated for students who have perfect pitch and potentials to be professional musicians. I enjoyed playing piano and electric piano and won the 1st prize at Kitakantou Electric Piano... read more

80/hour
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I started my musical training as a pianist at YAMAHA institute at age 4 in Japan. I was selected to enter perfect pitch class. It was designated for students who have perfect pitch and potentials to be professional musicians. I enjoyed playing piano and electric piano and won the 1st prize at Kitakantou Electric Piano... read more

Julio C.
80/hour

Near New York City, NY

Japanese Culture/Language Expert - 10+ years of In-country Experience

After studying Japanese language and culture at UCLA and University of California at Berkeley, I moved to Japan where I lived and worked for 11 years. In Japan, I exclusively worked in Japanese companies and Japanese subsidiaries of foreign firms, where I was required to use Japanese spoken... read more

80/hour
5.0 (6)
66 hours tutoring Japanese out of 93 hours
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After studying Japanese language and culture at UCLA and University of California at Berkeley, I moved to Japan where I lived and worked for 11 years. In Japan, I exclusively worked in Japanese companies and Japanese subsidiaries of foreign firms, where I was required to use Japanese spoken... read more

Sayaka A.
35/hour

Near New York City, NY

Experienced and Certified Japanese Teacher

I have a certificate for teaching Japanese as a foreign language. read more

35/hour
5.0 (62)
89 hours tutoring Japanese out of 89 hours
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I have a certificate for teaching Japanese as a foreign language. read more

Jason T.
65/hour

Near New York City, NY

Highly Experienced ESL & English Test Prep Professor

I have been a student of Japanese for 25 years and a tutor for approximately 10. I am qualified to teach up to the intermediate level. read more

65/hour
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I have been a student of Japanese for 25 years and a tutor for approximately 10. I am qualified to teach up to the intermediate level. read more

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