Teachers’ Backgrounds vs Learner Expectations in Japan.
Yuko Kitamura is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Business and Informatics at Nagano University. Her research interests include non-formal education, people empowerment and intercultural studies.
Zane Ritchie is an Assistant Professor in the College of Community & Human Services_x000D_ | Rikkyo University, Tokyo. His research interests include second language acquisition, blended learning, content-based instruction and technology.