Suzy Brown, the founder and principal of the school, has a B.S. in Elementary Education and an M.A. in Language and Literacy.  Mrs. Brown is a licensed teacher with 9 years of elementary teaching experience in the public school system in Texas, USA.  Mrs. Brown taught English part-time for 18 years at Yamanashi Eiwa College in Kofu, Yamanashi, Japan.

この学校の創設者で、校長でもあるスージー・ブラウン先生は、初等教育の学士号を持ち、語学や文学に関しては修士号を取得しています。また、教員免許を持ち、アメリカ・テキサス州の公立小学校で9年間教えた経験もあります。 ブラウン先生は、甲府の山梨英和大学で非常勤として18年間教えてきています。

Christian Brown teaches our 3/4 grade class and physical education to grades 3-4.  He has a BA in Communications from Dallas Baptist University and has over 13 years of teaching in Japan.


Claudia Stadius is a trained, licensed teacher.  She teaches our 1st/2nd class.  She has a BS  in education and has over 15 years of experience teaching in Japan. 


Mr. Naoyuki Furuya is a highly qualified and trained language teacher.  He teaches Japanese classes to grades 3 and 5.

Future teachers:  All classroom teachers must have a bachelor’s degree and a certification to teach from an English-speaking country, or hold a Master's degree.  He or she must be English speakers and active Christians.   For more information contact Suzy Brown at Please send your resume (CVC) with a letter describing your teaching philosophy and your faith.

今後、教師募集の条件この学校で教える常勤の先生は、全員英語のネイティブであり、毎週教会に通う熱心なクリスチャンであることが条件になります。また、英語圏の国の学士号+教員免許を取得しているか、修士号を取得していることも条件になります。詳しいことはスージ ブラウンまでご連絡下さい。( また、ご自身の信仰と教育に対する考えを述べたものを送って下さい.

Jobs Available: 

Kindergarten Teachers needed.  Full-time and/or part-time position.    Experience teaching kindergarten required.

Please apply to the email above. Do not apply without a statement of faith or a resume.

Danny Brown is our consultant for NLIS and pastor of New Life International Church.  He has a B.A. in Religious Studies, an M.A. in Teaching E.S.L., and a Ph.D. in Foreign Language Education.  Dr. Brown has been a full-time English teacher at Yamanashi Eiwa College for 22 years. 


Jonathan Rasson teaches our 7th/8th grade class and physical education to 5th through 7th grades.  He taught 4 years in Yamanashi in the JET program in junior high and has a masters degree from Waseda University. 

 ジョナサン ラッソン先生は、中学1-2年生を受け持ち、また、小学5年生〜中学1年生の体育も教えています。これまでに、山梨県の中学校で4年間JETプログラムで教えてきた経験があり、早稲田大学の修士号ももっています。

Kiyoyasu Kawaguchi teaches Japanese classes to grades 1, 2, and 4 and ESL classes after school.  Mr. Kawaguchi is a highly qualified and experienced teacher with over 30 years of college teaching.  


Mrs. Tomoko Furuya is also a highly qualified and experienced Japanese teacher with a master's degree.   She teaches Japanese classes to grades 4 and 6.   


Aiko Veale is our accountant and secretary.  She is an experienced bookkeeper and teacher, as well. She can answer any questions in Japanese, as needed.


Stephen Veale is our chaplain.  He teaches the children stories from the Bible every Friday.  He is an experienced teacher from New Zealand.