Our Team

READ FOR AFRICA works with a dynamic team of specialist ABET practitioners who consult to Read For Africa and/or work with Sparrow Schools. Read For Africa has further mentored a core group of Reading and Spelling Therapists who have been trained in Phono-Graphix and are specialists in integrating basic literacy and numeracy skills into all curriculum areas.


Read For Africa has a database of over 1000 practitioners all over South Africa who have been trained in Phono-Graphix and are committed to increasing the literacy levels in South Africa.


Read For Africa also works in Consultation with other professionals in the educational sector including Occupational Therapists, Psychometrists, Educational Psychologists and Speech and Language Therapists.


All Read For Africa facilitators have experience in adult education and in dealing with children and adults with special educational needs;  including people with intellectual and physical disabilities..

jenny 

Jenny Taylor
Managing Director

melanie 

Melanie Smith
Psychometrist
and Assessment
Specialist

cathy

Cathy Henderson
Reading Therapist
and Material
Developer

mosa

Mosa Rantal
ABET Facilitator
and Registered
Assessor

 

nhlan

Nhlanhla Khumalo
ABET &
Phono-Graphix
Facilitator