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English language instructor

Satoko Iwasaki, Japanese English language instructor. Certified English education teacher Japan, 1965, licensed interpreter and guide Ministry of Transport, 1976. Recipient Academy Research award, Toyo University, 1984. Member of Teachers English to Speakers Other Languages, Japan Society of English Usage and Style, Japan Association of College English Teachers.

Background

Iwasaki, Satoko was born on October 16, 1942 in Tokuda-cho, Suzuka City, Mie Prefecture, Japan. Daughter of Wakei and Suzuko Kawase.

Education

Graduate in English, Tsuda College, Japan, 1965.

Career

Translator and guide for tourists Japan Tourists Guide Association, Tokyo, 1976—1986. Associate professor Sanno Junior College, 1988—1990, Showa Women's University, Tokyo, 1990—1995. Full professor Toita Women's Junior College, 1995—2004.

Instructor Toyo University, 2002—2008, Taisho University, Tokyo, 2004—2008. Speaker in field.

Achievements

  • Certified English education teacher Japan, 1965, licensed interpreter and guide Ministry of Transport, 1976.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: A Potpourri of Interests, 1992, The Way to Moss Hill, 1992, The Five Skills, 1993, How to Explain Unusual & Little-Known Facts of Japanese Culture in English, 1994, A Safe and Successful Sojourn, 1996, Pleasure Listening, 2000, Essential Writing Skills, 2003, Americans Living in the United Kingdom, 2006. Translator: (three short novels of Akutagawa) The Spider Thread, The Truck, and The Nose (Ichikawa Sanki prize Tsuda College, 1963), Chado: The Way Of Tea (by Sasaki Sanmi) (Commendation award Japan Society of Translators, 2001). Contributor articles to professional journals, popular magazines, chapters to books.

Membership

Member of Teachers English to Speakers Other Languages, Japan Society of English Usage and Style, Japan Association of College English Teachers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, writing.

Connections

Married Masami Iwasaki, October 14, 1937. 1 child Rei.

father:
Wakei Kawase

mother:
Suzuko Kawase

spouse:
Masami Iwasaki

child:
Rei Iwasaki