Miss Keiko Ito
Keiko Ito (Miss K) was born and raised in Japan, matriculated through international schools. Miss K grew up bilingual (English, Japanese, and Spanish came while in middle school). Her favorite countries right now are South Africa and Italy. She has lived in America for 34 years and Miss K. has dedicated four decades to teaching Spanish, Japanese, and English as a second language. She has a BA in Comparative Culture / Sophia University in Tokyo, Japan. She believes foreign language acquisition is the first step in a child’s global journey. “Learning a foreign language widens horizons and will eventually encourage a curious mind to find similarities amongst differences in world cultures.” Miss K. is passionate about guiding the young generations in creating a better world for themselves! She is the mother of two bilingual adult children.
Miss K has lived in Park City since 2000. Her last stint was at PS-8th private school in Park City as a Spanish teacher. Miss K also loves yoga and has been practicing it for twenty years. She loves gardening and hiking the trails in Park City. Traveling is another one of her passions. Miss K. has traveled around the world exploring new cultures and often accompanies her students overseas.