Junko Tan : Japanese

Junko Tan
Subject : Japanese Native
United States
(1475) Lessons
98%      
(66) Reviews
Last class : Today
Today
Online
45 Min : $23.25 / £17.68 / €20.07
Trial: 50% OFF
Hello, my name is Junko Tan and I'm 40 years old and currently living in United States. I am a native Japanese speaker and teach Japanese. I have been an online Japanese teacher with Verbalplanet.com since January 2015. I can speak the following languages fluently: Japanese, English. I am currently offering a discounted initial trial lesson at 50% of my normal lesson price for new students.

Detailed Profile in English

About me

Hello and nice to meet you!

My name is Junko. Thank you for visiting my profile!

About me :

Currently I live in New York. But I was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan. I have also lived in Singapore for 1 year plus before moving to New York. I have visited many countries as Thailand, England, Denmark, Bahamas...and so on.

I used to be a jazz-dance instructor and choreographer when I was in Japan. I have also performed for musicals, Christmas shows, and other dance performances.

I graduated from a classical music college as a vocal major. I also studied for Japanese language teacher training course. So I'm a certified Japanese language teacher for foreigners.

Qualifications & Experience

Nov. 2006 – May 2007

Japanese Language Teacher

Private lessons to adult, New York

Feb. 2006 – Aug. 2006

Japanese Language Teacher

St. Francis Methodist School, Singapore

Sept. 2005 – Aug. 2006

Japanese Language Teacher (Group, Adult, Private, Children’s classes)

AOBA Language Centre, Singapore

Mar. 2005 – Jun. 2005

Japanese Teacher for Foreign Students & Teachers

Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

(National Post-graduate University, Ishikawa, Japan)

Teaching Approach

I have experiences teaching...

・Group & Private lessons for Adult & Children (Singapore)

・International Secondary school (Singapore)

・Private lessons (New York)

I can teach...

・Beginners to Advanced levels

・Business Japanese

・JLPT

・Children

・Essays, Theses

・Learning Japanese through Manga & Anime

・Learning Japanese songs

I offer lessons...

・You can study in your own pace.

・You learn from a native-speaker.

・You learn with practical and effective worksheets.

・You can learn not only language but also Japanese culture.

I'm looking forward to meeting with you!

My last class was :
Today.
 
23 Aug 2018
By : stephengutteridge
Subject : Japanese 
Excellent first lesson. Really enjoyable and am looking forward to learning more of the language!
 
29 Nov 2017
By : knowrob
Subject : Japanese 
As always, great lessons and feel I am making good progress.
 
10 Nov 2017
By : Abdelrahman B
Subject : Japanese 
She is very patient, friendly, courteous, and professional, I learnt how to greet, more vocab on professions, and how to introduce myself, I found the language quite difficult but I am confident I can improve with her guidance
 
04 May 2017
By : JochenScher
Subject : Japanese 
Since 4 months now I am enjoying my weekly Japanese lesson. Thanks a lot the great lessons.

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