Jody B.

Jody B.


Mankato, MN 56001

Will travel 10 miles

$40 per hour.

4.44 9 ratings

TOEFL/ELL Teacher with Test Preparation Experience

My teaching experience includes over 15 years of work teaching either English Language Learners or elementary school students. Since I have taught in both private and public schools as well as taught online, I can incorporate a wide variety of teaching tools that can help you learn effectively. For example, perhaps learning through music helps you remember concepts. We can incorporate music into our tutoring sessions. Maybe you learn best by reciting information. We can work with that t... [more]




I have worked with a wide variety of students to improve their writing skills. I've worked with college students to help them clarify their thoughts, high school student as they have written essays for scholarships, and elementary students who want to learn how to flesh out their writing exams. Let's talk about how I can help you become a better writer!


We can work on your English needs together. I can help you create wonderful sentences, great paragraphs, and logical term papers.


I have taught ESL and ESOL subjects for over 15 years. I'm available to teach vocabulary, reading comprehension, comparing and contrasting lessons as well as any other topics that pertain to ESL learners. I can also help ESL learners work on their pronunciation! Let's learn together!


I have been proofreading a wide variety of documents over the past five years. From essays for college admissions to documents that are for the business world, I can help you craft the best document for your specific purpose, I have also worked with individuals on updating their resumes. Let's talk about what you need help with!

SAT Reading

SAT Writing


I have worked with a wide variety of students around the world to help them improve their TOEFL scores. Whether you need help with your reading comprehension or your TOEFL writing, I am available to guide you to improving your TOEFL score. Let's talk about what you need to improve your TOEFL score!

ACT English

I am able to do ACT test tutoring.

Elementary Math

I have over 15 years experiencing teaching students. Most recently, I have taught math subjects such as decimals, fractions, percentages, and mean, median, and mode lessons. I'm willing to work with students at their comfort level to bring them where they need to be.

Elementary (K-6th)

I have taught elementary education for over 15 years. I understand what is needed to motivate and encourage young learners to master the skills they need. I have also taken many college level classes on the elementary school classroom. Because of this background, I have many tools to use to encourage students as they strive to learn difficult topics.


During my teaching years, I specifically taught phonics to elementary aged students. We would go over rules and practice these rules daily. Through teaching of phonics, I helped students to reflect on their spelling skills. I have taught elementary education for over 14 years. I used the A A BEKA curriculum to teach phonics.