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Elaine B.

Experienced College ESL Teacher

Santa Cruz, CA (95062)

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Do you need to improve your English grammar? writing? pronunciation? conversation? I have taught ESL professionally for over 25 years, including 21 years in a community college. I have a master’s degree in Applied Linguistics and a California State Teaching Credential. Let me help you attain fluency!

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I have more than 25 years experience teaching English as a Second Language at all levels to learners from all parts of the world. I have taught pronunciation, writing, conversation, and grammar. I’ll be happy to customize lessons to meet your individual needs.


I have a California State Teaching Credential for teaching high school English. I have tutored all grade levels. Mostly I have taught grammar extensively to adults in adult school, college, and summer exchange programs.


I feel qualified to tutor prospective TOEFL-takers because I have a Master’s degree in Applied Linguistics. I have taught ESL in community college, adult school, and summer exchange programs. I briefly taught a TOEFL prep class at Watsonville Adult School.


I have a California State Teaching Credential (from San Jose State University) in teaching high school English. I have taught composition to college ESL students for over 20 years. I teach writing to all levels.

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UC Santa Cruz

San Jose State University (Other)

U.Massachusetts Boston (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $55.00

Cancellation: 16 hours notice required

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Elaine will travel within 10 miles of Santa Cruz, CA 95062.

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