Over 50 tutoring hours

Clara C.

Chicago, IL

$50/hr

Japanese Tutor

In-person lessons
Replies in 14 hours
Background check passed as of 1/24/14
5.0 Avg. Rating
 
 
40 Ratings
 
 
14hrs Response Time
Excellent Tutor, Great with Beginners
— Noah, Chicago, IL on 8/24/14

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Wellesley College

Education

Wellesley College

About Clara

*NOTE: Moving to Indianapolis soon so cannot give anymore Chicago lessons.* I am Asian-American, fluent in Japanese. I lived and worked as a translator in Tokyo, Japan for eight years, working at Japan's largest banking companies. I have over ten years of experience working as a translator at Japanese companies. I passed Level 1 (N1) of the Japanese Proficiency Exam twice, once in 2005 and the second in 2013. I also have a master's in Japanese education at DePaul University. As a tutor, I always try to listen to my students' requests first and work towards their goals. I try to create lesson plans that are fun and have your needs in mind. Or, I am always happy to sit back and help you with whatever you need. *NOTE: Moving to Indianapolis soon so cannot give anymore Chicago lessons.* I am Asian-American, fluent in Japanese. I lived and worked as a translator in Tokyo, Japan for eight years, working at Japan's largest banking companies.… Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 1 miles of Chicago, IL 60614
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Excellent Tutor, Great with Beginners"

- Noah, Chicago, IL on 8/24/14

"Great fun!"

- Nishay, Chicago, IL on 4/22/14

"Will help you get to fluency while having fun!"

- Makalani, Chicago, IL on 5/23/13
English:
ESL/ESOL
Language:
ESL/ESOL,
Japanese
Homeschool:
ESL/ESOL,
Japanese
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL,
Japanese

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ESL/ESOL

100% native speaker. Extensive one on one tutoring ESL experience in Japan. 2 years tutoring and teaching ESL at Association House in Chicago. Because of my work at Association House I was recommended to become a teacher.

Japanese

Proficient in all Japanese grammar from beginner to native speaker fluency.

Wellesley College

Education

Wellesley College

Excellent Tutor, Great with Beginners — I am writing this review from Japan, where I am right now making my way around with my newly acquired Japanese language skills, courtesy of Clara's tutoring! I contacted Clara for some fairly last-minute language tutoring before my trip this summer. I was starting from absolute scratch, with no experience in the language. One month later, and I am genuinely able to carry out basic interactions wit ...

— Noah, Chicago, IL on 8/24/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Clara will travel within 1 miles of Chicago, IL 60614.

Background Check Status for Clara C.

Clara C. passed a background check on 1/24/14. The check was ordered by Clara through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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