JOI Online Japanese school lesson features

 

JOI offers you a variety of tools to help you learn Japanese !

  Flex

Small Group

 Silver

One on one

 Gold

One on one

dark-squareMost reasonable prices anywhere !
Buy the 3 Trial Lessons for only 900 yen or $9 and try our service.
After your 3 Trial Lessons, if you choose to continue,
please go ahead and purchase our regular priced lessons.
Regular prices for FlexLessons start at $6.60 or 500yen per yen.
See Japanese lessons price list

Trial Lessons
$3
per lesson

$19.70~
per lesson
$24.70~
per lesson

dark-squareEasy to use reservation system
You do not have to be good at computers to use our system.
All class times appear in your local time - its very simple

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dark-squareTake lessons anytime, start anytime, learn at your own pace
Our FlexLesson system is 100% flexible!
No start dates - you can start now !
JOI has a modular system of lessons which allows you to be flexible.
Japanese FlexLessons

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dark-squareLesson plans - See what grammar point and topic will be taught
Check what topic each teacher will teach in the reservation system.
Click the Lesson Plan link - view the details before reserving a class.

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dark-squareReminder emails - Never forget your class time !
Our system sends you emails to remind you of your upcoming class.
Get emails sent to your cell phone/computer 3 hours before the class.

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dark-squareKeep track of your progress and what lessons you have taken
In our Level Track feature, you can see all the JOI lessons for each level.
The system keeps track of lessons and follows your progress for you.
Its very easy to use !

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dark-squareRecommended Classes
At JOI, when you come to reserve, you can easily find which lessons on the schedule include topics you haven't studied yet.
These lessons are shown as Recommended Classes.

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dark-squareReserve lessons 7 days in Advance
Reserve as many classes as you would like to take a week in advance.
Cancel your class easily and simply.

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dark-squareReservation and cancellation deadlines are 17 hours before class.
If you cannot take the lesson you've reserved, you can cancel easily.
17 hours or more before your class - just one click allows you to cancel.

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dark-squarePriority Time slots - Reserve lessons 30 days in Advance
Choose your exclusive time slots, and never miss your private lesson.
Private Gold Japanese lessons

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dark-squareFollow-up Emails
After every lesson, receive a personalized email summarizing the lesson.
Useful for review and study.(Note: The follow-up email is a summary, not an exhaustive listing, of topics covered during the lesson).

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dark-squareMonthly Progres Reports
Receive a detailed, class-by class progress report, every month.
Watch your Japanese ability grow !
Monthly Progres Reports example

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dark-squareEmail to your teacher feature
If you are going to be absent, send your teacher a message from the system.

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dark-squareTeam-up Private lessons
A unique system where two or more teachers work together to make an effective, convenient plan for your online Japanese lessons that meets your schedule and your goals.
Team-up Private lessons

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dark-squareWriting practice- Learn not only to speak but also to write Japanese
For the cost of 1 FlexLesson ticket, you can practice your written Japanese compositions at JOI, and have them reviewed and corrected by our teachers.
Write up to 400 words on a chosen topic and submit in the system.Your corrected essay is sent back to you within 2 weeks. See more

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dark-squareForum and message boardfree-icon
Write to your fellow students, get language tips, and find chat partners.

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dark-square24 Hour Chat Roomsfree-icon
Meet and talk to your new friends online.
A free place to login, see and talk to other members in English or Japanese.

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dark-squareFree Chat Eventsfree-icon
Meet friends and teachers for a free casual Japanese conversation time
Free for all JOI members twice a month !
Chat events

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dark-squareFree Quizzesfree-icon
There are almost 800 quizzes available for you to take !.
Learn vocabulary and phrases from videos and test your knowledge using various interactive tools.
Japanese quizzes sample

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dark-squareTeacher's Weekly Blogfree-icon
Each week a JOI teacher contributes a topic to the Japanese Teacher Blog.
They introduce some interesting aspect of life in Japan or novel phrase for you to enjoy and comment on.

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* If you seek private instruction in specialized areas (such as terms used in a technical field), we may not be able to accommodate you with Private Silver lessons. Please contact us to discuss your needs first.

**Depending on class content, many JOI teachers choose to send follow-up emails after their FlexLessons and Private Silver classes; however, this service is guaranteed only with PrivateGold Lessons

Start 3 Trial FlexLessons for only $9 !green

Almost 3000 Japanese learners since 2006 have studied at JOI !

OKProfessional Japanese teachers
OKReliable classroom (Windows,Mac,Linux,iPad,Android compatible)
OK18 Different of levels of classes (Conversation,Grammer,JLPT,Kanji etc)
OKFree chat events, Free video quizzes, Free audio and video blog