What Educators Say

Jeff Savage is the most enthusiastic and inspiring author that we have ever had present at our school!

Susan Healy
Reading Specialist
Creekside Elementary
Poway, CA

If you want dynamic, captivating and motivating, then you want
Jeff Savage! Our 7th and 8th graders were totally mesmerized.

Judy Hall
Library Media Specialist
Carroll Middle
Southlake, TX

Tremendously motivational! Jeff brings home an important message about writing, dedication, and life. Jeff is an inspiration to us all.

David J. Peters Ed.D
St. Stephen the Martyr
Omaha, NE

Wonderful! Informative! Don’t miss it! All students and teachers
were completely engaged in Jeff’s energetic, exciting visit!

Cindy Goldstein
Park Trails Elementary
Pompano Beach, FL

Jeff Savage is incredible. His energy level is unbelievable! He had students (and teachers!) enthralled with his stories. His message is so positive!

Jamie Murphy Boston
Sacramento County Office of Education
Sacramento, CA

If you are searching for a charismatic author (and someone who is just as magnetic off stage), look no further than Jeff Savage. Highly recommended!

Brandon O’Neill
Library Media Specialist
American School
of Guatemala
Guatemala City, Guatemala

Our students were awestruck by Jeff’s quick wit and enthusiasm. I have boys who don’t like to write telling me how much they want to be just like him!

Penney Bell
Reuben Johnson Ele
McKinney, TX

Our school has had a visiting author every year of its 11-year existence, and Jeff Savage is the overwhelming favorite of the staff and students.

Mary Westendorf
Discovery Elementary
Bakersfield, CA

Jeff is the one to book! Our librarians loved Jeff’s organizational skills, making the logistics of his visit very easy for us. He’s the best author we’ve ever had to visit!

Karen McKarnin
Library Media Specialist
Underwood Elementary
Lee’s Summit, MO

Jeff was magnificent! He inspired, riveted, and exceeded all expectations! I will do anything to help spread his message to other librarians to communicate his brilliance!

Suzanne Osman
Library Media Teacher
Orville Wright Middle
Los Angeles, CA

Totally captivating! That is what I think of when I think of Jeff Savage.

Carol Morse
Media Tech Alvina Elementary
Caruthers, CA

What a wonderful day! Jeff showed how making good choices leads to being a winner. Jeff’s captivating messages will stay with us for a long time!

Maureen Reister
Director of Libraries
Ann & Nate Levine Academy
Dallas, TX

Hey Superstar! What a fabulous gift! The parents LOVED you! The kids are walking on clouds. You are the best author I’ve ever seen … and I have seen hundreds!

Meg Gillman
Sacramento Area Reading Association
Sacramento, CA

Jeff Savage is an absolute KID MAGNET! My 7th and 8th graders mobbed him! I even had a serious gang-banger start reading Jeff’s books and raise his grades considerably. Jeff Savage is the bomb!

Darla Brown
Compton Junior High
Bakersfield, CA

I was concerned that a non-fiction author might not be as enjoyable for our younger students, but Jeff proved me wrong. The K-2 students and teachers loved him!

Kathy Webb
Monroe Elementary
Hanford, CA

The students listened in awe as Jeff Savage captured their heart and soul. His gift of passion will leave an everlasting impression.

Kathleen Portugal
Media Services Aide
Martin Luther King Ele
Hanford, CA

One year after Jeff Savage’s visit, the students at our school are still asking for his books and talking about him!

Susan Conger
Castle Elementary School
Bakersfield, CA

Fabulous! Jeff Savage was engaging and funny. He made each person in his audience feel as if he was speaking directly to them.

Lisa Dreesman
Library Media Specialist
Adams Ele Carroll Middle
Carroll, IA

Jeff Savage may have left the building, but his visit lives on in the hearts and minds of students and staff!!! What a dynamic and enlightening presentation!

Diane Munguia
Library Technician
Madison Elementary
Sanger, CA

Wow! Jeff Savage enthralled our students with his vivacious and charismatic presentations of his career as an author. I’ve already booked him for a return visit!

Heather Williams, Ed.D.
Dickson Elementary
Chino, CA

You are such an inspiration to our young scholars! Your message about hard work and the rewards of writing is fantastic! Many more students must have the opportunity to hear your story.

Sarah Shellhouse
Deer Park Elementary
Centreville, VA

Jeff Savage has been the most wonderful author ever to come to Gold Ridge.

Karen Gomez
Gold Ridge Elementary
Rohnert Park, CA

What a great visit! Our teachers and students raved about your program! Thank you for your kind attention to our students. You made a lasting impression.

Beverly Tierce
Lead Librarian
Northwest ISD
Rhome, TX

Fabulously successful! Your enthusiasm was matched by your generosity in sharing your time. Your genuine interest in the kids shone through all you said and did!

Mary Helen Fischer
District Librarian
Buckeye School District

Shingle Springs, CA

Jeff Savage is WILDLY entertaining! He inspired our students with his fast-paced presentations. The kids love his stories and his books!

Diana Haneski
Media Specialist
Westglades Middle
Parkland, FL

Jeff Savage’s presentation at our school was superb. The impact of his visit will continue on for months and even years.

Kristi Hanelt
Media Specialist Longfellow Elementary
Alameda, CA

The word around here is, ‘He’s the best author we’ve ever had speak at our school!’ Thank you, Jeff!

Kari Dahlquist, Ph.D.
Creek Valley Elementary
Edina, MN

Captivating! If you want to get your students motivated to read and write non-fiction, Jeff Savage is the man for your school!

Kelli Sunderland
Literary Specialist
Vintage Hills Elementary
Temecula, CA

What an amazing visit! The students and teachers alike were so taken with you. You made a tremendous impact on our students; they really felt connected to you!

Gabrielle Denton
Director Parent Relations
Quarry Lane School

Dublin, CA

Jeff is a remarkable presenter. He delivers powerful messages with an awesome style that motivates students in ways that are hard to duplicate in the classroom. His impact is so positive!

Lisa Brubaker
Library Media Specialist
Alexander Elementary

Katy, TX