Ganbare Nihongo by Mayumi

5.0 (13)
From San Francisco, CA
SinceSeptember, 2021

Over the past decade, I have dedicated myself to imparting my expertise in Japanese language to students of all ages and levels. My teaching methodology involves tailoring each lesson plan to suit the individual requirements of the student. It is gratifying to note that all my students witness tangible progress in their Japanese skills, often after their very first lesson.

Both young learners and adults are welcome to my classes, and my approach to teaching them is significantly distinct. For children, I incorporate a combination of oral communication, auditory comprehension, and visual tools to facilitate their understanding of the language. On the other hand, adult learners receive in-depth lessons on Japanese culture, with a primary focus on enhancing their communication skills.

Moreover, I offer JLPT preparation courses, and remote lessons to make learning more convenient for my clients. Every student is unique, and it gives me immense pleasure to witness their progress and satisfaction from learning Japanese, despite their diverse backgrounds and objectives.
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Communication 5.0
Punctuality 5.0
I approached Mayumi for translation services and was thoroughly impressed by her abilities. She exhibited a strong grasp of medical terminology and possessed the unique ability to capture subtle nuances that could otherwise be lost in the translation from Japanese to English. I would highly recommend her services and will certainly rely on her specialized expertise again. Sho A.
February 22, 2023
If you're looking for an excellent Japanese teacher for any level, then Mayumi is the one for you. She is a phenomenal teacher who is accommodating, kind, and tailored the lessons to my needs specifically. Despite having only 2.5 months to learn Japanese, Mayumi was able to teach me listening and speaking "survival" Japanese in Romaji. She was patient, made each lesson engaging, and explained grammatical nuances thoughtfully. Thanks to Mayumi, I can now communicate effectively on a daily basis. Even my new Japanese teacher in Tokyo was amazed at how much Mayumi taught me in such a short time. Whether you're an extreme beginner or a fluent speaker, Mayumi can teach you. Don't hesitate to take lessons with her.
August 27, 2022
Although we've only had a few sessions with Mayumi, they have all been remarkably enriching and beneficial. Mayumi is an engaging, informed, and delightful instructor. As a complete novice to Japanese, I felt at ease with her and am incredibly enthused about all that I have learned thus far. I eagerly anticipate each subsequent lesson with great anticipation.
April 7, 2022
I found Mayumi-san to be extremely accommodating. Despite my difficulty in discerning my skill level during lessons, she adeptly assisted me in selecting appropriate content that aligns with my objectives. I eagerly anticipate my forthcoming class!
March 14, 2022
Our Japanese lessons have begun recently, and I have found Mayumi-san to be incredibly patient and willing to customize lessons to my specific interests.
December 11, 2021