Etsuko Onitake is a visiting instructor of Japanese from Waseda University. She received her M.A. in 2015 from the Graduate School of Japanese Applied Linguistics at Waseda University. Prior to Grinnell, she taught Japanese in Waseda University Center for Japanese Language (2015-2019) and Tamagawa Gakuen International Baccalaureate Academy (2015-2019).
Her interests are differentiated support, interactive and collaborative teaching in Language Education. She is passionate about creating a safe learning place where teachers and students work together and making language class interactive and challenging.