About

Founded: 1995

Founder: Yoko Maruyama Wong

The owner and director of JAPANESQ, Yoko Maruyama Wong, received a Master’s degree in Applied Linguistics at Ohio University. She has taught Japanese at Kent State University, Case Western Reserve University, and John Carroll University. Yoko moved to San Diego in 1997 to bring JAPANESQ to the Southern California region. She also taught Japanese at Mesa College and Southwestern College.

Our Mission:
We provide highly effective foreign language and cross cultural language instruction.

Our Philosophy:
Learning foreign languages and cultures should be fun!