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101 Top Japanese Education Companies and Startups of 2021

This article showcases our top picks for the best Japanese based Education companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Education industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Japanese Education Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

atama plus

atama plus

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atama plus is an Edtech startup company that utilizes artificial intelligence for middle and high school students.

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Sun Asterisk provides digital creative studio business promoting industrial digitalization.

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EduLab

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EduLab bring forward the Next-Generation of Education.

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Flamingo Inc.

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Flamingo contributes for making multicultural society around the world.

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RareJob

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Rarejob is an online platform that offers English learning services for individual and corporate needs.

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Progate

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Progate is a free programming learning services.

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Symmetry Dimensions

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Symmetry Dimensions Developing digital collaboration tools for architecture design and construction professionals.

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Schoo

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Schoo is a Tokyo-based massive open online course startup providing live-streamed lectures on the internet.

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Aidemy

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Aidemy is a web service where you can learn AI programming online.

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MYFARM

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MYFARM is an Agri Tech company in Japan that focuses on the regeneration of abandoned farmland and monetization business.

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Study Plus

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Study Plus is an educational application developed to facilitate collaborative studying.

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Lang-8

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language learning community site

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I’mbesideyou

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Saas,movies,AI,Edtech

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Braizon Therapeutics, Inc.

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Braizon Therapeutics, Inc. is a bio-venture firm originating from the University of Tokyo and Tokyo Medical and Dental University.

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CLEAR

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CLEAR is an educational note-sharing platform.

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StreetAcademy

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StreetAcademy is an Education based platform.

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FIXER

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FIXER Inc. is the leading and the most trusted cloud service provider in Japan

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WonderLab

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WonderLab is a company that develops and operates educational materials and content.

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Leading Mark

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Leading Mark, a rising human resources startup in Japan

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DIV

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DIV operates TECH::CAMP, a programming school, a short-term intensive training course designed to turn students into engineers.

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Torana

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Torana provides educational toy subscription / sharing service with personalized selection by customer toy reputation data.

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POLYGLOTS, Inc.

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POLYGLOTS is a development and operation of the English learning application.

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Dream Incubator

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Dream Incubator is a strategic consulting and business development firm helping companies with their growth and expansion.

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Life is Tech

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Life is Tech is a developer of education platform intended for elementary and junior high school students.

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Libry

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Libry is developing services that digitize teaching materials for schools and general high school students.

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mama square

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mama square is a operation and development of working space with childcare.

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Smart Education

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Smart Education is a developer of apps for children’s education.

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Aoi.co

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Tokyo-based Aoi.Co., the startup that operates a live-streamed onine lecuture service for junior high students

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manebi Japan

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manebi is an Career development support platform business to support human transformation.

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LanCul

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LanCul is an education based start up.

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AGRIGATE

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Aggregate is the provider of agritech services.

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HugCome

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Hug Cam is a Education service business

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SpeakBUDDY

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SpeakBUDDY is an E-Learning company.

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OryLab

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OryLab is a manufacturing and sales of communication technology company.

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Last One Mile

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Last One Mile provides the infrastructure to allow connections between telecommunications facility and its customers

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Knowledge Merchants Works

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Knowledge Merchants Works is a consulting & marketing company

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Linc Corporation

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Education and employment support services for foreign students Baesd in Japan.

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EYS-STYLE

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Eys-Style is a music teaching business.

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SHIKIGAKU

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SHIKIGAKU is an organization management theory based on a unique theory focusing on the behavior of thinking.

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Coursebase

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Coursebase is a developer of a learning management system used in providing training through an enterprise web application.

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Manabi-aid

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Manabi-aid is an internet based company.

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LITALICO

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LITALICO is a management school for preschools and children’s classrooms.

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Langrich

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Langrich is a start-up that aspires to be the best online ESL school, connecting Filipino teachers with Japanese students.

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Qubena Japan

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Qubena is an AI platform that analyzes each child’s strengths and weaknesses.

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Infratop

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Infratop is a programming Education business Human resources business.

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PROGRIT

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PROGRIT is an English-related media management company.

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Jinjib

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Job draft is an Education based platform.

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Joyz, Inc.

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Joyz develops an application that helps English learners to correct their pronunciation and grammar.

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Bloom Technology Japan

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Bloom Technology is aCorporation fighting with Toxic-AGEs to challenge new life.

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ScientistPage Inc.

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ScientistPage is a video hosting platform for research papers, conferences, and thesis.

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OpenGenus

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Bringing Internet offline and Making Computing more accessible

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KIYO Learning

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Planning, production, sales and management of Educational content and Educational services for business people.

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Youmemiru

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Youmemiru develops robot programming classes nationwide.

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SuRaLa Net

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SuRaLa Net is a educational service provision and operation consulting by e-learning, marketing promotion and homepage management.

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Cozre

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Cozre the outing and the lessons of the babies and children, to solve the problem of child-rearing.

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Gizumo

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Gizumo is a Web production company

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Best Teacher

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English conversation lesson service

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hugmo

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Hugmo is an e-commerce business in childcare

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Onedot Japan

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Onedot offers Babily, a video service useful for childcare.

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NeU Japan

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NeU is a provider of Neuro that represents the neural circuit of the brain and new value.

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LOB Inc.

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LOB, a developer and supplier of advertising platform.

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Enageed

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Enageed is an education platform designed for educational institutions and business.

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WILLFU

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WILLFU is an Education based platform.

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Saola

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Saola is an online Japanese language learning platform.

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WELKS

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Welx is to realize a society where everyone can have a chance to self-realize.

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mana.bo

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Mana.bo is an online learning platform that provides tutoring services for students.

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ShareWis

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ShareWis Inc. is a Japanese startup company providing EdTech services.

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Native English Institute

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Native English Institute develops a data-driven solution that is proven to improve communicative business fluency.

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Mates

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Mates is a start-up that aims to deliver the best Education to the world by combining Education and technology.

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FLENS

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FLENS is engage in tablet-based eLearning services and platform business.

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ISKEN

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ISKEN is a Information Systems Research Institute is a book on information system modeling, architecture.

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UGOKU

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UGOKU is a provider of management of personal coaching service.

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Re-abroad

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Re-abroad is a a valuable experience for all young people, and create new value for society

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10up Japan

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10UP is an Education facility management company.

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Tryon Japan

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Tryon operates Japan’s largest telecommunications course, “Brain College,” with the aim of providing a place where many people can come.

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SiGHT ViSiT

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SiGHT ViSiT is an online learning website, enables users to obtain qualifications in various subjects such as law, accounting, and others.

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Trois-re

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Trois-re is a Educational Platform

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Go Visions

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Go Visions engages in the edutainment tech for children and human resources services.

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Tyotto

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Tyotto provides total support for high school students learning from all aspects, including tutoring.

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On the Road

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On the Road is a Software development business.

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CarryOnMall

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CarryOnMall is a kids fashion community that collects already-worn children’s clothes.

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KADOKAWA Contents Academy

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Kadokawa Contents Academy is a content creation learning center.

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SPORNIA

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SPORNIA is an editor of sports knowledge technology.

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Motherplus

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Motherplus is a new initiative with companies and organizations that uses mom’s voice in product development and services.

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tocoton

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Toton is an image processing solution company specializing in image processing and AI.

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NEXTBOOK

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NEXTBOOK is a Planning, production, publishing and sales of e-books company.

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COTOBADESIGN

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Cotobadeslgn is a Manufacturing company.

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FACT Japan

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FACT is an Education based platform.

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skuroo

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skuroo is a a site for children’s learning / activity search / application.

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Atlas

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Atlas specializes in the development and operation of electronic journals and academic systems.

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TerraTalk

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TerraTalk App helps English learners with correct pronunciation and grammar.

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Leave a Nest

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Leave a Nest provides science and technology education, HR development, start-ups planning, and consultation services.

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Small Bridge

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Small Bridge is an Educational site.

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Asia Educasion Labo

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Asia Educasion Labo is Operates Kids MBA Anyhapi, a hands-on after-school for Asian children and elementary school children.

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MONSTER’S EGG

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Monster’s Egg is a Education Technology.

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edulio

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edulio is an online learning system that operates as an e-learning platform in Japan.

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lord Japan

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Lord Co., Ltd.is a conducts business activities centered on web service planning, developmen.

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BrainCare Japan

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BrainCare develop and operate a mild dementia prevention program with the philosophy of “realizing a proud aging society”.

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Collaboration Planet

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Collaboration Planet is a learning support regional business trip-based learning development of the school branch.

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BlogNinja

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BlogNinja is an educational program on how to build a successful blog

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ST Booking

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ST Booking help educational consultant and travel agents.

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