Our English Tutors

Sandra MacLeod Koop

MA TESOL; MS Education; TESOL & MITESOL Membership

  • English Tutor for over 30 years, public and private schools, all levels
  • Free lance writer
  • Motivational speaker
  • ESL consultant since 2000
  • Educator-training presenter
  • International English consulting trips to Colombia and Pakistan
  • Educational consultant for X Master, Shanghai, China
  • Advisory Board, YOUMAY. USA  for immigrant Chinese women
  • Online teacher and presenter
  • Mother of three; Grandmother of four

Tsune Kawakita

  • MS in Chemical Engineering  University of British Columbia/Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan
  • MS in Engineering & Material Science
  • Dow Chemical Co.  30yrs. (retired)
  • United Nations Development Programme Consultant Volunteer
  • Business English Specialist
  • Facilitator for KWE  and Great Discussions groups


Randi Kawakita

  • MA in Education
  • American History teacher (retired) Midland Public Schools
  • Japanese Language Instructor
  • Midland Historical Society—board member
  • Online American History tutor


Kathryn (Kitty) Myers

  • BA  English & Government from Oberlin College, Ohio
  • MA  Teaching from New Mexico State University, Las Cruses, NM
  • Intensive English Language Program Instructor, Montana State University,  Billings, MT
  • Writing Instructor Montana State University, Billings, MT
  • Intensive English Program Instructor, Northwood University, Midland, MI



TESOL is Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages . It’s both an academic field of study and degree (MA) and international professional organization of English teachers.

MITESOL is the Michigan (MI) branch of the professional organization of TESOL

ABA is Associate Bachelor of Arts

MA is Master of Arts

MS is Master of Science

ESL is English as a Second Language