Teacher Naoko - Country Director Teacher of Life Teacher of Language


Mrs. Naoko Tsuboi Ebara was born on the 12th of November 1982 in Tokyo, Japan. She got married to her husband Mr. Makoto Erbara who is also a volunteer for AHHA Education. Together, they have 2 children, a daughter and a son.

When Teacher Naoko was in the University, she majored in Education. Upon completion, she joined Big Teacher’s “international program” in 2006 in Malaysia and moved to East-Timor in 2007.

Now she is a dedicated volunteer and together with her family, they have dedicated their lives to the service of humanity.


T.Naoko has been with AHHA Education in 5 countries. As part of Big Teacher’s “International Student Program” she was a couple of years in East-Timor as a volunteer.¬†

After East-Timor she and her husband ran the activities in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia for a while.¬†Then she and her family moved to Cambodia where she took over the “international volunteer” department. She also ran part-time activities in Phnom Penh and was part of Big Teacher’s “Science of Language” Research Team.

In 2018 she went to Japan to open AHHA Education. Until she is actively serving Japan together with a great team: T.Makoto, T.Saya and T.Mariko.