At university Takuya majored in European economics. In a career of more than 15 years as a Japanese language teacher, he has taught some 2,500 students coming from over 60 nationalities. He also has more than 10 years experience in managerial roles such as school principal and head teacher.
His advanced skills and ability to apply them in a wide range of areas has won him the recognition of many students.
Takuya is also an athlete with qualifications as an instructor of basketball, skiing, swimming and gym machines.
Published title: “Let’s learn! Japanese” series (published by: Japanese Education Material Development Committee)
A Message from Takuya / His Philosophy
1) Make difficult things easy, and easy things fun.2) I don’t teach things that “you don’t know,” I’m teaching things that “you want to know!”3) I create situations and circumstances that encourage students to think, “yes, that’s right, I get it!”