Online Japanese Lessons with
My name is Noguchi Sensei, and I am a Japanese native with 14 years of experience teaching Japanese. Throughout the years, I have developed my own fun and engaging teaching style.
From 2009 to 2018, I taught private lessons in the U.S.A., mainly to business professionals and Japanese courses for various companies. My focus is teaching not only the Japanese language but also focusing on cultural aspects that students must know in order to communicate effectively in Japanese.
I will tailor my curriculum to your specific needs, and we can meet here in Okinawa or online.
I look forward to getting to know you and helping you achieve your Japanese language goals!
Customized lessons designed for individualized client needs
To improve skills of communication and discussion
Materials are drawn from the latest articles and textbooks
Personal Small Group Class
Japanese for Travelers
Conducted by "Direct Method". Students learn Japanese in Japanese.
Grammar can be explained in English.
Flexible schedule year-round. We schedule lessons to fit your needs.
All lessons with curricula are customized for individual student needs.
Introducing not only Japanese language, but also Japanese business etiquette and Japanese culture.
US$50 per 50-min. session
Standard Package of 10-lessons: US$500.
Discounted package of 10-lessons: US$480.
Discounted package of 20-lessons: US$880.
Free Bonus Lessons when you complete one course.
Payment can be made by credit card or PayPal. Payments are required in advance and before the first lesson.
Your lesson will be rescheduled and you will not lose the lesson fee when you cancel at least twenty-four (24) hours prior to the scheduled lesson time.
Contact us with your needs. We will customize lessons based on your specific purpose and provide a quote.
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Learn Communicative Japanese in private lessons
FREE Trial Lesson
We offer you a FREE trial lesson for you to see Noguchi's teaching method and personality.
A free trial lesson is without any obligation.
Level 1 - 4 Beginner (JLPT N5/N4)
Level 5 - 8 Intermediate (JLPT N4/N3)
Level 9 -12 Advanced 1 (JLPT N2/N1)
Level 13-18 Advanced 2
Each level is based on lessons of 16-20 hours.
Oklahoma City University (Master of Education)
Aichi Prefectural University (Bachelor of Arts)
2011 - Present Japan 39 (Founder)
Providing Japanese private lessons mainly for business professionals
• Customized and taught business Japanese to companies, Chicago & Japan
• Proctor of the JLPT, Chicago
• Judge of the JET programs, Chicago
2016 - 2017 Loyola University, Chicago (Adjunct Professor)
2010 - 2012 Rosetta Stone, FL (Japanese Coach)
2008 - 2011 Florida International University (Adjunct Professor)
2002 - 2004 Hakodate Future University (Adjunct Professor)
Hear it from
Andy - Company Executive
Carissa - Consultant
Hana - Gallery Owner
Ms. Noguchi has been an amazing help for my Japanese learning and understanding. I've been struggling for the better part of 20 years to find a good way to step up my Japanese reading, writing, and speaking skills. Her mentoring and guidance has helped me to dramatically improve my ability! I strongly recommend her without any hesitation to anyone at any level for learning Japanese.
Noguchi-sensei's online lessons are a great way for me to continue pursuing my passion in Japanese language while maintaining a busy work life as a consultant. Her lessons are highly catered towards my personal interests and career goals, and are just as effective as her in-person lessons. I highly recommend studying under Noguchi-sensei!
I am a small business owner and I am taking classes online with Noguchi-sensei. She is very adaptive to my busy schedule, and can coordinate with a time zone difference. Her teaching style is personal and quite different from anything I have experienced. I improved my Japanese skills and now I have confidence in speaking Japanese. I would highly recommend her!
Rickie - Artist
Mirjam - Film Director
Prof. S - Medical Doctor
I have learned much more with Noguchi Sensei more quickly than I have with many other language classes, and, having taught English as a second language myself, I understand her real grasp of and talent in effective teaching. I look forward to her classes
I am a Dutch film director and about to make my second documentary in Japan. For that reason, I have to learn to speak the language. In February, 2015 I switched from private lessons in the Netherlands to Noguchi san's online lessons. Her lessons are good and great fun. She is a teacher at heart: difficult grammar structures become easy to understand. She is energetic and creative. You can improve on fields according your own interests and needs. I'd say go for it!
These are some short comments from a University Professor concerning my private Japanese sessions with Atsuko Noguchi. She is an excellent instructor, making the weekly sessions interesting. She has a didactic knack for explaining new linguistic paradigms by inventing illustrative examples all the time. I enjoy our meetings.