|お名前||Lorraine Koch (Mrs Yao) 先生|
|生まれた都市||Lincoln Park, N.J.(USA)and Nantucket, Mass.|
Collecting Antiques, Cooking, Enjoying Karaoke, Wine Appreciation
|日本滞在歴||1974-1978, and 1982-present|
Toyo Eiwa University(:English Instructor: Yokohama Campus)
Conversation, Business, Discussion, and Newspaper-Reading(Discussion) classes/ Diary Corrections & Pronunciation classes
|最寄駅||Aobadai Station(Denentoshi) and Tokaichiba Station) Yokohama lines|
Denentoshi Line: Aobadai Station
Tokaichiba Station (Yokohama Line)
|レッスン対象者||Adult males（成人男性）、Adult females（成人女性）、Children（子供）|
For over 30 years, I taught English (full-time)at Nichibei Kaiwa Gakuin in Tokyo(until March 2014: retired) and am now teaching five classes in Yokohama at Toyo Eiwa University(2017-2018).
I taught various types of business and theme-based conversation classes in the Extension Program (Open College) at Waseda University: 2014-2016.
Additional universities taught at as a Part-time English Instructor in the past:
1)Content and skills'-based classes at: Hosei University (Sociology),
2)Tokyo Keizai University(Economics: English Instructor), and
3) Waseda University(Department of Law: English Instructor).
I also taught Business English classes at Sumitomo 3M, under contract, in the late 1970's.
M.A. (ESL) University of Hawaii; B.A. (Spanish and Psychology: two majors) a
Certified to teach Spanish at the secondary level in Penna. U.S.A.
Jr. Year Abroad at the University of Valencia, Spain
(I CAN SPEAK JAPANESE.) Let me help you improve your English-speaking skills by having conversations with me about business, daily activities, news topics, and other themes. Classes can be held in a coffee shop near Aobadai Station on the Denentoshi Line and near Tokaichiba Station on the Yokohama Line, or at my home which is located a short bus ride from those two train stations. For drivers, parking is available in front of my house for one car.
Students may also set up their own groups for conversation classes which can be taught at my home, or elsewhere.
24-hr cancellation policy in effect. (Students are asked to schedule classes for at least two hours for each month: two one-hour classes, or one two-hour one, please.) Please note that I teach older children from the ages of 12-19 only by using textbooks.
These are the set prices for speaking classes for students who arrange classes through this school only. *Prices might be different for other websites due to the different policies of each company.
New Schedule from August 2017:
Mondays and Tuesdays(7am-8pm): at an Aobadai/Tokaichiba area coffee shop, or at my
Wednesdays (until the end of September only: 7am-7pm)
Thursdays: 7-11am (my home, or Aobadai/Tokaichiba area coffee shops) and from 5-7pm(at my home only)
Saturdays & Sundays(7am-noon) Classes are only held at my house near Aobadai/Tokaichiba Stations on these
Please note that any editing work for business reports and academic papers is not charged at the rate of ¥3,000/hr. Please ask about this different rate. Only daily diaries are corrected at the rate of ¥3,000/hr. Pronunciation work is covered after diaries have been corrected by the instructor.