The Social Network for Teachers and Learners in Japan

Welcome to, the social network connecting learners and teachers in Japan.

Early Special Offer! Join Now For Only JPY 500!

Find teachers and answers to your question fast with our learner-teacher matching service.

Whether you want to learn English in your spare time, or need someone to help you with a project for work, SenseiStar can help you find a teacher and get the answers you need.

Learn something new by browsing our Sensei Posts. You can follow interesting Senseis and make contact with them when you sign up.

Cafe lessons, and much more…

Avoid the expensive sign-up fees of language schools and pay lower hourly rates by hiring a freelance teachers directly!

You can choose to take lessons in a cafe, at home or wherever you choose.

For business too…

Get answers to simple language questions quickly using our quick questions function

Hire a freelance teacher to teach at your office at a much lower price than when using a dispatch company

Hire a teacher directly

While other websites charge you to connect with teachers individually, we just charge a one-off fee of JPY 3,000 JPY 500 for unlimited messages to every teacher on the site!

Time Required: 5 minutes.

How to find an English teacher for private lessons

  1. Choose a teacher

    Use the Sensei Search page to find a teacher in your area who is available to teach your subject at a convenient time and place

  2. Register

    Sign up as a learner, and pay the one time subscription fee

  3. Message teacher

    Use the messaging feature on this website to contact the teacher and arrange a lesson

Below is a map of teachers registered on this site. Click on the icons to go through to their profiles.

With, you can follow teachers and contact them directly.

Follow interesting senseis
Give Sensei Stars to sensei posts
Comment on sensei posts
Unlimited messages
Ask senseis quick questions
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Head over to the Sensei Star Blog for learning tips.

Please note that is not a language school and teachers on this website are not employed by the website. Please check our terms of service for details.