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Jennifer S.

Top Notch Tutor for TOEFL, ESL and EFL

Sacramento, CA (95817)

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5 miles
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I am a results-driven, reliable, and creative tutor. I enjoy using technology to enhance tutoring sessions and can always find a new way to help a student grasp a concept.

Students who study with me say I have a very positive personality and find our tutoring sessions fun and interesting.

I have lived and taught in five different countries- the USA, Spain, Turkey, Mexico and Brazil. From tutoring adults in Literacy to teaching a full class of young people, teaching, education and learning are my passions and I hope I can share them with you and your family.

I hold an MA in Education from Sacramento State University, and an undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of Maryland. I also have a CELTA from the University of Cambridge.

I speak Brazilian Portuguese at the Intermediate level.

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Jennifer’s subjects

Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL
Elementary (K-6th), English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, SAT Reading, Writing
Special Needs:
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Vocabulary
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing

Elementary (K-6th)

I hold a master's degree in education from Sacramento State University.

I am currently going to Sac State for my k-8 credential.

I hold a bachelor's degree in Psychology.

I also taught supplemental classes for youth aged 4-13 in English-LA.


I am qualified to tutor in ESL/EFL because I hold a CELTA from the University of Cambridge. I have taught either FT or PT since 2000. I love helping English language learners.


As a long time tutor for children, I have taught phonics and helped them learn to read in a way that makes sense and gives them skills to learn independently. I am also experienced in the Open Court textbooks.

Public Speaking

As a Life Coach and seminar preseneter, I have spoken to over 300 people at one time. I am an ongoing studnt of effective public speaking. I still remember things taught to me by my high school public spekaing teacher!


I have played tennis since aged 5. As a pre-teen I was a tournament player and I played on my high school tennis team. I enjoy sharing my love of sports with others, especially children.

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University of Maryland (Psychology)

Sacramento State University (Master's)

Univ of Cambridge (CELTA certified) (Other)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $75.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

I offer discounts for semi-private (2 people) and small group tutoring (2-4 people).

Travel policy

Jennifer will travel within 5 miles of Sacramento, CA 95817.

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