Teacher from a foreign country

Part time Assistant Language Teacher (ALT)

九里学園ALT Colette Reynolds
My name is Colette Reynolds. I am from Dublin, Ireland. I came to Yonezawa in 1992, and have been teaching English here since.

Full time teacher

九里シンキンズ先生 Shane Shinkins
I come from the Republic of Ireland. I have lived in Japan since 2006. I have worked as an English ALT on the JET Programme at elementary, junior and senior high schools. I was the first foreign person to be awarded a special teachers license by the Yamagata Board of Education. I hold a full teachers license to teach the English language at senior high school in Yamagata Prefecture.