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この夏、多くのNY駐在員が日本へ帰国しました。同時にNY 現地生徒さんだった皆さんが日本からのオンラインレッスンに切り替わることになりマティソンイングリッシュは月〜土まで朝6時よりレッスンを開始しています。

そんな私達ですが来週7/16〜7/22間はマティソンイングリッシュが主催する  [マティソンファームステイ]の開催の為、休講になります。


Getting together with students half way around the world is great. We love that we do this everyday.

We will miss everyone who is taking lessons from us for  a next couple weeks to restart Farm Stay program.

Please keep an eye out for our blog post about how it’s going.


Be Different!


This is a pic from our farm in Richland, NY.
One of the chickens lays eggs like the white one in the middle.
It’s actually a small chicken.
Being different means you are special! Don’t be afraid to be a different one even if you are a little CHICKEN!!19702318_10155539960993417_1951572938151002312_nMattison Farm Stay starts on 7/16.
Our students will go to pick up these eggs!!

Mattison Farm Stay 2017




Preparations are ongoing at Mattison Farms.
We visited Mattison Farms this weekend to finalize our program.

Everything is  in place.
We’re all excited about this program.
We can’t wait to have our students there!

Let summer begin!!

New Start!


Spring 2013

4 years have passed since I moved back to NY in 2013.

Starting Mattison English in NY from scratch after closing it in Japan was no easy task.
But like this pic right before we left Japan, my lifetime partner Mio and I  both kept our chins WAY up high.

Thanks to everyone for all your support.
4 years after moving back to the US, we’re here today with over 100 students in Harrison, NY + Skype students in Japan.

We have a great summer Farm Stay 2017 going this year, and we’re just thrilled to be working with Mattland Farm and Mattison Corner Farms on that project.

As I was doing in this picture, looking up at the beautiful cherry blossoms as my witness, I promise to do my best for all of our students and family.
Without any of you we would be nothing.

Thanks everyone!

Using Your Imagination☆想像力

This is a post by one of our young students. I think he is so creative!
“I made this collage to show my idea about Eye-Catching.”
“I sometimes go fishing with my dad. That’s how I got the idea.”
Our kids are so cool!

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