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Jolly Learning in India

  • Komal Goenka

    Navi Mumbai

    Komal is the founder of Phonic World, a learning centre that specialises in providing Jolly Phonics and Grammar for young children in Navi Mumbai. After being introduced to Jolly Phonics she saw the tremendous transformation in her students’ speaking, reading and writing when being taught with this programme, that it became her passion to improve children’s life through the power of education and exploring.

    She believes in imparting effective education to her society and in her centre, she has established a creative and thought-provoking curriculum using speech and drama as tools to enhance the children’s creative and communication skills. As a Story-Teller, Komal sees the effect and impact in using stories to introduce letter sounds under the Jolly Phonics programme and believes it makes learning easy and fun for children.

    Komal’s vision is to empower individuals with the knowledge and skills to promote and teach literacy by using Jolly Phonics and Grammar. She is available to provide Jolly Phonics training to show teachers and schools how they can develop more effective ways of engaging and structuring the learning of young people for literacy.

    email:
    komalgoenka05@gmail.com
    tel:
    9820868131
    website:
    www.facebook.com/phonicreaders/
    travel:
    All of India and abroad
  • Neeti Nagarkar

    _DSC01512Mumbai

    Neeti has been using Jolly Phonics with children for over a decade and has seen remarkable improvement in their reading and writing skills. She is amazed to see their pace and ease of learning as they build confidence, correct pronunciation and learn the language as opposed to memorising spellings. She has now started working with children with special needs, and is happy to see their excitement when using Jolly Phonics.

    As a trainer, Neeti wants to help as many children as she can benefit from learning English through Jolly Phonics, and so she wants to train more teachers, special educators and mothers to make this happen. She is also planning on working with government schools in the Akola district of Maharashtra State.

    email:
    neeti.nagarkar@yahoo.com
    tel:
    9820150447
    mobile:
    022-24384037
    website:
    www.kidsworldeducation.com
    travel:
    Across India
  • Khooshi L. Savla

    khooshiMumbai

    Khooshi is a Clinical Psychologist and a counsellor by profession from Mumbai. She is running a learning institute in the name of WISE (Smart Edutainment) for the last 11 years in Ghatkopar and Bhandup. WISE teaches over 125 children every year through the two branches with Jolly Phonics. Khooshi has been using phonics in her teaching since 2005 and after being introduced to Jolly Phonics in 2010, she began to use more and more of this method until it became fully integrated in her teaching.

    Khooshi has conducted several workshops on Jolly Phonics for individuals, pre-schools, international schools, young mothers and teachers. She holds regular training in Hyderabad, Baroda, Pune, Mumbai and Bangalore.

    “Jolly Phonics, being a multi-sensory programme provides an enriching environment among children, parents and teachers.”

    email:
    wise1082@gmail.com
    tel:
    089 7651 4108
    travel:
    Willing to travel across India and beyond
  • Mrs. Preeti Lodaya

    preetiMulund (Mumbai)

    Preeti graduated from Somaiya College and she is a certified holder of Early Childhood Education and has been in the education sector for 18 years. Preeti felt saddened to see children struggling in their reading and writing so she decided to use phonic methodology in her teaching. Implementing Jolly Phonics in her classes gave Preeti tremendous results, her students became excellent readers and creative writers. After seeing the results from using Jolly Phonics, Preeti founded the Star Kids Phonetic and Grammar Workshop centre in 2009, which has since given the students a fantastic opportunity to read and write.

    Star Kids Phonic and Grammar Workshop exclusively teaches language skills to students. Every year many of the students are participants of different competitions and exams including Spell Bee, Spell Quest, Maars and English Olympiad. Students have often won medals and reached an international level within these trails.

    Preeti has experienced the immense benefit of Jolly Phonics and is eager to spread the word to every  corner of the world to help develop literacy skills. Each year she helps more than 250 students learn to read and write. She also organises phonic awareness camps for parents to help their understanding of phonics. Preeti is keen to share her knowledge and experience with other teachers and schools.

    email:
    priti2611@gmail.com
    email2:
    starkids123@gmail.com
    tel:
    +91 98 3377 2946
    travel:
    Interested to travel across India and beyond.
  • Betty O’Connor-Williams

    BettyMumbai

    Betty studied in both India and America achieving her BA at Bombay University and her ECE from Palomar Community College, San Marcos and certification for Train the Trainer by American TESOL; before she began to teach early years. She became the lead teacher working with 3 and 4 year olds in Virginia, USA until 2009 and returned to India.

    On her return to India, Betty opened her own learning centre called Precious Lil’ Ones Preschool, located in Mumbai, whereby an after school programme called Phonicland was introduced; practicing the Jolly Phonics methodology. This programme greatly benefitted children 4-6 years of age, most of them non-native English speakers. These children learned to speak, read, write and spell in English by using Jolly Phonics. Because of this Betty then implemented Jolly Phonics as the curriculum in her preschool. To date, Betty has taught over 600 3 and 4 years olds with Jolly Phonics.

    Betty has come across ladies from vernacular backgrounds, with limited English who are wanting to learn the Jolly Phonics method to teach their children at home, and to begin small classes at home to earn an income. This impressed Betty so much, she wanted to reach out to adults in India with the Jolly Phonics method, so that more children can benefit from such a successful programme.

    “Jolly Phonics is a fun way to teach and a fun way to learn. When children can read, write and spell they have the power to move forward.”

    email:
    bettswilliams@gmail.com
    email2:
    treasureislandhub@gmail.com
    tel:
    919 892 623 348
    website:
    www.phonicland.com
    travel:
    Willing to travel across India and beyond
  • Rohini Vij

    RohiniKanpur

    Rohini Vij is professional storyteller, educator and teacher’s trainer. She is also the founder of NutSpace Edtech Pvt. Ltd. and brings with her immense positive experience in implementing Jolly Phonics at NutSpace. She has been using Jolly phonics successfully for the last few years as part of NutSpace’s Phonics Stories Program (run in school and as an after school activity). Rohini has seen phenomenal results in children using the Phonics Stories program that uses Jolly phonics at its core and feels it is a fantastic way to help lay a strong foundation in children’s reading and writing skills. She feels confident about spreading this wonderful concept far and wide so as to help children fall in love with reading, writing and speaking English. 

    email:
    rohini@nutspace.in
    email2:
    rohini@inknuts.in
    tel:
    +919 793 283 333
    website:
    www.nutspace.in
    travel:
    Willing to travel anywhere
  • Shalinidevi Ramanathan

    Chennai

    shaliniShalini is a passionate teacher and an enterprising woman. She runs ‘Phonics Power’ – an exclusive learning centre for phonics and grammar. She has been using Jolly Phonics extensively in her classroom since 2012. Phonics Power teaches over 300 children every year through its three branches across Chennai.

    Shalini is actively involved in training teachers and has trained 1000 + teachers in Jolly Phonics/Jolly Grammar. She has helped 60+ Primary schools and teacher training Institutes implement Jolly Phonics in their institutions. She serves as the academic consultant and curriculum planner in many of these schools. She also helps them use guided reading & extensive reading effectively in their classrooms.  She attends various workshops, conferences and seminars on ‘Teaching Literacy ‘in India and abroad.

    “Jolly Phonics provides an active learning environment through its simple, step by step, fun-filled approach to teaching literacy and helps many children take a quantum leap in their literacy skills.”

    email:
    phonicspower@gmail.com
    tel:
    + 919884088958
    website:
    www.phonicspower.com
    travel:
    Across India and abroad
  • Nihali Abhinandan Jain

    NihaliMrs. Nihali A Jain is a proud member of Early Childhood Association (ECA), India, currently a Director at Vidhyashram Public School, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, holds dual degrees in Early Child Care and Education (ECCE) and Montessori from Mumbai. She was the owner of an Early Childhood Teacher Training Centre in Mumbai until 2013 and with her breath of experience in early childcare and education, she has been providing teacher training in ECCE, Jolly Phonics and Jolly Grammar for the past 10 years. Nihali has successfully trained more than 800 teachers in ECCE and more than 500 teachers in Jolly Phonics and Jolly Grammar.

    Nihali’s main passion lies in teaching the children of her school in Jolly Phonics and watching them excel in reading and writing. She believes that no other programme can do as well as what Jolly Phonics can do for young learners in schools, and that every school on earth must have Jolly Phonics in their curriculum!

    email:
    nihalisawla@yahoo.co.in
    tel:
    09221000734 / 07023616688
    travel:
    All over India and other countries
  • Nina Kanjirath

    Nina-KanjirathBangalore

    Nina has used Jolly Phonics and Jolly Music extensively to train management, teachers and young children from several international and underprivileged, non-English speaking schools, with the specific intention to develop and create self-learners who can read and write English with deep understanding.

    She launched both programmes in her own preschool and childcare centre – Gaia – 10 years ago with excellent results. Nina also trains and coaches schools and staff in setting up systems, curriculum development, planning and assessment based on their needs and vision.

    email:
    ninakan25@gmail.com
    tel:
    +91 9986278802
    travel:
    India, Thailand, Stockholm, Dubai, Bahrain, Oman and South Africa.
  • Gomathi Muniappan

    Gomathi-Profile-PhotoChennai

    Gomathi Muniappan, equipped with an Early Childhood Education from the USA, is a graduate in English Literature and has over nine years of experience in teaching.

    In her Phonics Center, Absolute Phonics, she is tutoring young minds of various age groups (age 4 to 10) in Jolly Phonics. Her phenomenal success in using the Jolly Phonics programme with students of varying levels of learning gives her immense satisfaction. Currently she is working with a school to create an enriched English language curriculum.

    email:
    absolutephonics@gmail.com
    tel:
    918754252933
    travel:
    Across India and abroad
  • Bhajpreet Kaur

    bhajpreet-99x120

    Pune

    Bhajpreet, a Post Graduate in Educational Administration, started her career as a teacher and moved onto becoming the Principal of an IB school. Her centre, Connecting Learners, came into existence in the year 2012 with an aim to help children learn ‘How to Read and Write’ in a fun-filled and stress-free manner.

    The centre conducts classes for children with Phonic Fun Mania’s Full Phonic Programme and Reader Phonic Programme. Bhajpreet has conducted several workshops on Jolly Phonics for individuals, teachers, pre schools and young mothers many of who are now successfully running their private classes and others who have implemented Jolly Phonics in their school. Bhajpreet is willing to conduct training across India.

    email:
    connectinglearners@gmail.com
    tel:
    9890553912
    travel:
    All across India
  • Aneesha Sahni

    Aneesha BalwaniDelhi
    Aneesha Sahni has used Jolly Phonics for several years, seeing outstanding results, even with ESL students. She teaches at Pathways School in Noida, where she is the phonics co-ordinator and early years co-ordinator. Previously she taught at the British School in Delhi. Besides her early teaching qualifications she holds a South Australia certificate for teaching ESL in a mainstream class, and has attended two courses in the UK. She is willing to give training across India and in neighbouring countries.

    email:
    aneeshabalwani@hotmail.com
    email2:
    phonicsladder@hotmail.com
    tel:
    9899940001
    website:
    www.facebook.com/PhonicsLadder
  • Dr. SV Gomathi

    S V GomathiMumbai, Hyderabad & across India
    Dr. S.V. Gomathi (PhD in Education) is currently working as Education Consultant for private and government schools. She was the first to trial Jolly Phonics in India for the ESL children in Hyderabad, India and found the programme helped children achieved outstanding results. This led her to recommend J0lly Phonics to schools and parents. Her vision is to empower children through quality education with a special focus on English and to provide children access to good quality schools. She has trained more than 5000 teachers in India. She was the first to trial Jolly Phonics in Delhi government schools through ARK (NGO) later in West Khasi Hills, Meghalaya – an Education Ministry of Meghalaya initiative. She has taught nearly 500 students in Hyderabad and Mumbai. Dr. SV Gomathi travels around India providing training, mentoring service and curriculum development for pre-primary to class 2 in private and government schools. Register for courses on her website.

    email:
    sv_gomathi@rediffmail.com
    tel:
    918454044276
    website:
    www.gomathi.org
    travel:
    Across India
  • Sarasa Ashok

    Sarasa AshokChennai

    Sarasa Ashok has her own institution ‘Budding Minds International School’. She has been teaching with Jolly Phonics for several years, seeing her students become confident readers and writers. Her passion for teaching has led her to do Professional degree in Education. She also holds the ‘Cambridge International Diploma for Teachers and Trainers’ Certificate with a distinction in Practice & Assessment of Programmes. She brings her extensive experience of working with children and training parents and teachers since 1996. Her training to teachers, including samples of her student’s work, has been valued by new and established users of the programme.

     

    email:
    sarasa@buddingminds.net
    tel:
    91 9840391815
  • Priya Sethuram

    Priya SethuramTamil Nadu

    Priya, a postgraduate in Applied Psychology, was Montessori trained in India before starting teaching in Malaysia, where she first experienced Jolly Phonics.  She now has her own nursery and primary school, White Clouds, where she teaches with Jolly Phonics very thoroughly, getting ‘tremendous results in the ability of the children’.  She provides training for other teachers as she is keen to enable them to have the same outcomes.

    email:
    whitecloudstirupur@gmail.com
    tel:
    91 9585175151
  • Desiree Dhami


    Desiree
    Pune

    Desiree Dhami has been teaching with Jolly Phonics for some years.  Her teaching has included young pre-primary children, from age 2-3, where she has seen a remarkable improvement in learning to read, and the pleasure of the children in doing so.

    email:
    connectinglearners@gmail.com
    email2:
    desu_dhami@yahoo.com
    tel:
    9923716525
    travel:
    India
  • Shainaz Jussa

    Mumbai

    Shainaz has been teaching Jolly Phonics for over 15 years to children, teachers, entrepreneurs, mothers and schools. She started her Jolly Phonics journey while being a voluntary teacher in Stevenage, UK and later started her own venture – Phonickids in Mumbai.

    Phonickids runs Jolly Phonics and Jolly Grammar classes for children and trains over 1,500 children annually through its multiple centres in Mumbai. She conducts workshops for schools across India and abroad and has trained over 7,000 teachers. Shainaz also undertakes Not-For-Profit work through multiple national and international NGOs by training teachers from underprivileged schools. She works with State Education Ministries to conduct training for government schools. With Masters in Arts, Shainaz is also accredited Cambridge ESOL examiner.

    Visit her website for further details!

    email:
    phonickids@gmail.com
    tel:
    02228490500
    mobile:
    919892772503
    website:
    www.phonickids.com
    travel:
    India and abroad
  • Payal Narang

    Payal NarangMumbai

     

    Payal first came across Jolly Phonics when working at Sunflowers Education in Hong Kong and was amazed at the results that she was able to achieve. A registered psychologist with a particular interest in child development, Payal became hooked on Jolly Phonics four years ago when she saw how it gave children the desire and confidence to learn to read, write and even speak in English. She has now set up her own preschool “Learning Kingdom” and teaches children aged 3 and above Jolly Phonics.

    email:
    payal.narang@gmail.com
    tel:
    +919820701629
    website:
    www.facebook.com/learningkingdom
    travel:
    Mumbai
  • Rashmi Praveen Purohit

    RashmiBangalore

    Rashmi is a trained and experienced Montessori teacher; she came across Jolly Phonics in the private school for which she is currently working. She holds a Cambridge International Diploma for teachers and trainers. Her ambition is to provide a stress-free learning experience in schools. She has been teaching Jolly Phonics for some years now and is convinced of its effectiveness as proven with the emerging learners. She is based in Bangalore and is willing to travel across India to provide training.

    email:
    rashmip@gmx.com
    email2:
    purohitpp@gmail.com
    tel:
    +919886220650 / +919886275972
    travel:
    Across India
  • Ritu Bawa

    ritu pic

    Delhi

    Ritu has been working as a pre-school teacher  and a trainer for the past 5 years, in a prestigious chain of pre-schools in India. She holds the Cambridge International Diploma for Teachers and Trainers Certificate with a distinction in Design of Programmes. She has been training teachers since 2009 in areas of English Phonics and English as a Second Language. The groups she has trained include government and private school teachers, adult groups who aspire to learn spoken English and children with learning difficulties. She heads and manages a training center for Phonics in Delhi, India, called “Rocknroll with phonics”.

    email:
    Info@rocknrollwithphonics.com
    email2:
    Rocknrollwithphonics@gmail.com
    tel:
    +91-9650773333
    website:
    www.rocknrollwithphonics.com
    travel:
    India and Asia
  • Aarti Shah

    Mumbai

    Aarti Shah has over 14 years of experience in teaching. Aarti has an experience in successfully using Jolly Phonics and Jolly Grammar with ESL/EFL students at her centre, ACE- Academy for Crafting Education and has achieved outstanding results. She loves to design and implement lesson plans and program structures which help in guided reading, student motivation and an overall student’s development. She has trained a group of ESL girls in an NGO using synthetic phonics and instructed subject areas like reading and grammar. “Teaching for me is fun; challenging, absorbing, invigorating, and I wouldn’t have got it any other way.”

    Aarti is willing to travel across India for conducting workshops and presentations on Jolly Phonics and Jolly Grammar.

     

     

     

    email:
    ace.queries@hotmail.com
    tel:
    +91 9819286664
    travel:
    India and USA
  • Jigna Dharod

    JignaMumbai and Thane

    Chief Trainer and Director of Phonics Kingdom, Jigna Dharod has done her Bcom from Mithibai College and has been training children and teachers for 20 years. She has attended a number of training courses in Singapore, Australia and London to enhance her knowledge of the Jolly Phonics and Jolly Grammar programme.  She is one of the top scorers with an A grade in Jolly Phonics Examination held in Singapore 2012 by INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR EXCELLENCE (ICE – Australia) carried out by a long-term Jolly Phonics Trainer; Victoria Carlton.

    Jigna has been providing teacher training for  Jolly Phonics and Jolly Grammar in schools as well as group trainings for individuals (teachers, parents and students) across India with more than 2000 teachers achieving excellent results after the training. She also runs a ‘Phonics Club’, which currently caters to more than 500 students per year from her existing 3 centres and Phonics Clubs n various schools. She, amongst parents and teachers has witnessed amazing and rewarding results Jolly Phonics can help deliver. Her vision is to open at least 100 centres for children across India, promoting Jolly Phonics and Grammar even in small cities, towns and villages.

    email:
    jigsdharod@yahoo.co.in
    tel:
    99673 16663
    website:
    www.phonicskingdom.in
    travel:
    All over India and other countries
  • Falak Randerian

    Pic1

    Bangalore

    Falak Randerian runs an institute called ‘My Little Chatterbox’, which is based in Bangalore. She was introduced to Jolly Phonics while working with children some years back. She saw results how Jolly Phonics gives children the tools and confidence to read and write effectively. Falak has successfully used Jolly Phonics with children at her centre, where they are treated as individuals and programmes are customised based on the child’s requirement. She has been using the Jolly Phonics programme with children aged between 3.5-7 years and has achieved amazing results with them. Falak has also trained teachers and schools on Jolly Phonics. Recently, Falak has launched Jolly Grammar at the centre.

    She is based in Bangalore, but is willing to travel across India for training.

    email:
    mylittlechatterboxblr@gmail.com
    tel:
    +91-9964495522
    website:
    www.mlcbphonics.in
  • Hema Jayant Chandra

    “Teaching Jolly phonics is challenging, absorbing and invigorating. They are just trying to make sense of those squiggles.”

    Hema ChandraMumbai

    Hema (MBA) has taught Jolly Phonics for over 10 years to elementary school children and now provides training to schools in Mumbai, which has inspired teachers to become small-scaled entrepreneurs. Based in Ghatkopar, Hema founded & directed Word Masti Phonics & Grammar Institute, which has grown into three branches teaching 500 children annually. With a CID in Teachers and Trainers that specialises in programme design (University of Cambridge, CIE), Hema also spent two years in the US studying curriculum development. Hema offers weekend trainings in Jolly Phonics to low-economic districts in Mumbai.

    email:
    word.masti@yahoo.com
    website:
    www.facebook.com/wordmasti/timeline
    travel:
    India
  • Disha Kawa

    “Teachers whom I train say that they cannot wait to teach their kids Jolly Phonics and Grammar the very next day. Thanks Jolly!”

    Disha KawaMumbai

    Disha has been a teacher for 13 years and has previously worked with programmes such as Vocaboom, which was nominated by the British Council for the ELT Innovation Awards. Disha currently runs her own centre for Jolly Phonics Kids in western Mumbai. As well as teaching off-site, Disha now trains over 800 children annually in Jolly Phonics and Grammar. She offers workshops for individuals, schools, and activity centres, as well as parent orientations in reputed schools (Vibgyor High etc). She has seen the difference whilst teaching the Jolly Phonics programme; it is her vision to empower as many as she can about the correct usage of this magical programme.

    email:
    jollyphonickids@gmail.com
    email2:
    dishakawa30@gmail.com
    tel:
    91 9321 112 346
    travel:
    Across India and beyond
  • Aneesha Balwani talks about training teachers in India

    Aneesha Balwani“In June-July 2011, I conducted training workshops for teachers from Amity, a chain of schools and universities in India, and for mentors from the international development charity ARK (Absolute Return for Kids).

    On 20th and 22nd June 2011, I held a Jolly Phonics training session with the ARK mentors. They were already aware of the programme, but needed training so they could then train teachers in rural areas of India. On the first day of training, we discussed ‘Why Phonics’, then introduced the Jolly Phonics resources, and explored the 5 basic skills.

    On the second day, our focus was on the key issue of how to make learning fun for students. I made each trainee choose a letter sound and introduce it to the group for 20 minutes, in the way a teacher would to engage a class! We also discussed how Jolly Phonics facilitates the process of independent writing.

    I conducted a workshop for the Amity teachers on 1st July 2011 at Amiown Pre-Primary school. They really enjoyed the training session – all of them actively participated in the workshop, sang the Jolly Songs and did all the letter sound actions with me!

    For me, it was a great opportunity to be invited by the director of Amity Schools and ARK to train their teachers.”

  • Sarasa Ashok talks about her Jolly Phonics training

    Sarasa Ashok“I recently gave three training sessions to teachers about how to use Jolly Phonics in their schools.

    Firstly, every year I am called in to hold a training sessions in Chennai at the Balar Mandir reserach foundation, with about 50 teachers from various schools, on ‘Early childhood development’, ‘How to be an inspiring teacher’ and ‘How to make a better student’. Since becoming a Jolly Phonics Trainer, I have learnt a lot more strategies about how to teach English, which has enabled me to share new methods of teaching English with these teachers, and helped me deliver more successful and effective sessions.

    I recently traveled to Nagercoil, South Tamilnadu, India, to implement Jolly Phonics in the curriculum there, and held a two-day training session there which 70 teachers attended. Everyone was very enthusiastic, had so much fun doing all the actions, and participated in practical activities, which was awesome!

    The training course began with the questions that I am usually asked: ‘Why phonics?’, ‘What’s unique about Jolly Phonics?’, ‘What are the basic skills taught?’, as Jolly Phonics is a very different method of teaching to what teachers in that are used to. At the end of the training they were spellbound after looking at videos of children reading fluently and writing independently after using Jolly Phonics, which I felt really made the training successful. After this training session, the local school authorities were happy to introduce Jolly Phonics into their curriculum.

    I held a one-day Jolly Phonics training session for teachers from 2 schools at Chidambaram in which the children come from low-income areas. Once again, it was an exciting day for the teachers, but I also found it quite challenging to get them to change over to a new programme from their conventional method of teaching English.”

  • Training in India

    Andheri

    Training with Disha Kawa:

    Phonicsounds is conducting a 2-day in-depth Grammar Training Workshop

    Date: 20th and 21st May, 2017
    Time: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Venue: Andheri

    Grammar Training Workshop will include different levels of Jolly Phonics and Grammar. Each year of Grammar teaching enables children to spell and punctuate more accurately, use a wider vocabulary and have a clear understanding of grammar concepts.

    The workshop includes systematic teaching of spelling, grammar, punctuation and vocabulary with step by step lesson plans, fun games and activities for grammar concepts, display of Jolly Phonics and Grammar resources, creative writing, curriculum planning as well as job assistance for schools in Mumbai, Jaipur and Burma.

    Seats are limited! For more information or to book a place, please call Disha 9321112346 / 9821212346 or email disha@phonicsounds.in

    Please visit www.phonicsounds.in

     

    Training in Andheri with Jigna Dharod:

    4 Days in-depth Jolly Phonics Training Workshop

    Date: 12th to 15th June, 2017
    Time: 1:30 to 4:00 pm.
    Venue: Andheri West

    Jolly Phonics Training Workshop will include 42 sounds, blending, segmenting, tricky words, alternative spellings and rules etc.
    Methodology: Flash card presentation, games, exercises, role plays, Q&A session, teaching aids etc. We also include lesson planning and making your curriculum as well as help you to start your centre or job assistance.
    Takeaways: Jolly Phonics Teacher’s Book and Pupil Books 1,2 & 3.
    Who should attend: Teachers, trainers, parents, housewives and anyone who has the flare to become a professional teacher.

    For more information, call JIGNA DHAROD: 9967316663 or email: jigsdharod@yahoo.co.in

    www.phoncskingdom.in

     

    Training in Andheri with Jigna Dharod:

    5 Days in-depth Grammar Training Workshop (includes 1, 2, 3 & 4 levels)

    Date: 12th to 16th June, 2017
    Time: 4:00 to 6:30 pm.
    Venue: Andheri West

    Grammar is the next stage after Jolly Phonics. It provides easy to use resources for the systematic teaching of spelling, punctuation and vocabulary for the next four years at school.
    Methodology: Flash card presentation, games, exercises, role plays, Q&A session, teaching aids etc. We also include lesson planning and making your curriculum as well as help you to start your centre or job assistance.
    Takeaways: Grammar Teacher’s and Pupil Books 1, 2, 3 & 4 plus extra grammar worksheets.
    Who should attend: Teachers, trainers, parents, housewives and anyone who has the flare to become a professional teacher.

    For more information, call JIGNA DHAROD: 9967316663 or email: jigsdharod@yahoo.co.in

    www.phoncskingdom.in

     

    Bangalore

    Training with Dr. S. V Gomathi:

    Jolly Phonics Intensive Workshop on 27th and 28th May

    Date: 27th and 28th May
    Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Venue: Bangalore

    Looking at the five core skills of  Jolly Phonics.

    Contact details: Dr. S.V. Gomathi, Education Consultant & Jolly Phonics Trainer – India
    Mobile: +918454044276(Mumbai)/+919849587776(Hyderabad)
    E-mail : sv_gomathi@rediffmail.com

    www.gomathi.org

    V.S. Yogeetha: 8374713320, Programme Manager – E-mail: yogeetha1984@gmail.com

     

    Chennai

    Training with Shalinidevi Ramanathan:

    2 Days Jolly Phonics training for teachers and aspirants!

    Date: 26th & 27th May, 2017
    Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Venue: Ashok Nagar, Chennai

    The training will cover all the features of Jolly Phonics including the 42 sounds with stories, blending, segmenting, tricky words, spelling rules and alternative vowel spellings with lots of great ideas for activities, visual aids and games.

    The training will also involve detailed discussions on curriculum-planning and effective classroom reading strategies based on age group and skill level of the students. Teacher’s Book which consists of daily lesson plans will be given as a take away.

    Seats are limited! To book a place or to get more information, please contact Shalini by email: phonicspower@gmail.com, or by phone: 9884088958.
    Please visit our website www.phonicspower.com and our Facebook page here.

     

    Dadar

    Training in Dadar West with Jigna Dharod:

    4 Days in-depth Jolly Phonics Training Workshop

    Date: 22nd to 25th May, 2017
    Time: 4:30 to 6:30 pm.
    Venue: Dadar West

    Jolly Phonics Training Workshop will include 42 sounds, blending, segmenting, tricky words, alternative spellings and rules etc.
    Methodology: Flash card presentation, games, exercises, role plays, Q&A session, teaching aids etc. We also include lesson planning and making your curriculum as well as help you to start your centre or job assistance.
    Takeaways: Jolly Phonics Teacher’s Book and Pupil Books 1,2 & 3.
    Who should attend: Teachers, trainers, parents, housewives and anyone who has the flare to become a professional teacher.

    For more information, call JIGNA DHAROD: 9967316663 or email: jigsdharod@yahoo.co.in

    www.phoncskingdom.in

     

    Training in Dadar West with Jigna Dharod:

    4 Days in-depth Grammar Training Workshop (includes 1, 2, 3 & 4 levels)

    Date: 22nd to 25th May, 2017
    Time: 2:30 to 5:30 pm.
    Venue: Dadar West

    Grammar is the next stage after Jolly Phonics. It provides easy to use resources for the systematic teaching of spelling, punctuation and vocabulary for the next four years at school.
    Methodology: Flash card presentation, games, exercises, role plays, Q&A session, teaching aids etc. We also include lesson planning and making your curriculum as well as help you to start your centre or job assistance.
    Takeaways: Grammar Teacher’s and Pupil Books 1, 2, 3 & 4 plus extra grammar worksheets.
    Who should attend: Teachers, trainers, parents, housewives and anyone who has the flare to become a professional teacher.

    For more information, call JIGNA DHAROD: 9967316663 or email: jigsdharod@yahoo.co.in

    www.phoncskingdom.in

     

    Kandivali

     

    Training in Kandivali East with Betty O’Connor-Williams:

    2 Days Intensive Jolly Phonics Training Workshop

    Date: May 27th and 28th, 2017
    Time: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Venue: Kandivali East

    Jolly Phonics Training Workshop will include the 42 sounds, blending, segmenting, tricky words, alternative spellings and rules.
    Methodology: The concept, the sounds, teaching with songs, stories, flash cards, games, exercises, role play, Q and A session.
    Takeaways: Certificate and Jolly Phonics resources

    For more information or to book a place call: 9892623348 (Betty) or email: bettswilliams@gmail.com

     

    Training with Disha Kawa:

    Phonicsounds is conducting a 2-day in-depth  Jolly Phonics Training Workshop

    Date: 10th and 11th June, 2017
    Time: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Venue: Kandivali

    This Jolly Phonics Workshop will cover the sounds, blending games, drama’s for digraphs, spelling rules, alternative spellings, tricky words etc.

    The workshop includes display materials of Jolly Phonic resources, teaching aids and Jolly Phonics resources, curriculum planning as well as job assistance for schools in Mumbai, Jaipur and Burma.

    Seats are limited! For more information or to book a place, please call Disha 9321112346 / 9821212346 or email disha@phonicsounds.in

    Please visit www.phonicsounds.in

     

    Kanpur

    Training with Rohini Vij:

    4 Days in-depth Jolly Phonics Training Workshop with Rohini Vij

    Date: June 10th – 14th, 2017
    Time: 1:30 – 4:00 pm.
    Venue: NutSpace, Swaroop Nagar, Kanpur

    Jolly Phonics Training Workshop will include the 42 sounds, blending, segmenting, tricky words, alternative spellings and rules etc.
    Methodology: The concept, the sounds, teaching with music and stories, flash cards, games, exercises, role plays, Q and A session, teaching aids, lesson planning and professional advice to start your own classes.
    Takeaways: Certificate, Jolly Phonics Teacher’s and Pupil Books,

    For more information, or to book a place, please contact Rohini Vij on phone: or email: 

     

     Kerala – Kollam

    Training with Shalinidevi Ramanathan:

    2 Days Jolly Phonics training for teachers and aspirants!

    Date: 22nd & 23rd May, 2017
    Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Venue: Stratford Public School, Kollam

    The training will cover all the features of Jolly Phonics including the 42 sounds with stories, blending, segmenting, tricky words, spelling rules and alternative vowel spellings with lots of great ideas for activities, visual aids and games.

    The training will also involve detailed discussions on curriculum-planning and effective classroom reading strategies based on age group and skill level of the students. Teacher’s Book which consists of daily lesson plans will be given as a take away.

    Seats are limited! To book a place or to get more information, please contact Shalini by email: phonicspower@gmail.com, or by phone: 9884088958.
    Please visit our website www.phonicspower.com and our Facebook page here.

     

    Mumbai

     

    Training with Shainaz Jussa:

    Two-Day Course in Jolly Grammar 1 and 2

    Date: May 20th and 21st, 2017
    Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Venue: OnToes, Malad

    Jolly Grammar is designed to follow from Jolly Phonics, consolidating and building on the phonic knowledge along with grammar. This is an activity-based training with plenty of takeaways.

    • Quick recap of Jolly Phonics
    • Further Phonics – alternatives, spelling patterns and spelling rules
    • Sentence structure, punctuation, parsing and more

    Lunch and refreshments will be served.
    Participants will receive the Teacher’s Book containing the daily lesson plans and a certificate of participation.
    Jolly Phonics and Grammar resources will be available for purchase.

    Get a glimpse of our training on our Facebook page www.facebook.com/phonickids

    For more information or to book a place, please contact Shainaz on phonickids@gmail.com or call 9892772503 or 02228490500

     

    Training in Mumbai with Aarti Shah:

    One Day Professional Development Course in Jolly Phonics

    Date:  Sunday 21st May, 2017
    Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm
    Venue: Hotel Parle International (Vile Parle East)

    Looking for the latest professional training available to boost your career? Spark a lifelong love of learning at your centre/classroom with new and innovative techniques shared at this interactive workshop by the Academy for Crafting Education.

    This Jolly Phonics course is ideal for preschool teachers, elementary/primary teachers, literacy coaches, curriculum developers, assistant teachers, headteachers, education consultants, academic coordinators, parents, and anyone who’s interested in starting their career in teaching.

    After the training, free support and guidance sessions for any queries will be provided over the phone or via email.

    For more information, call +91 9819286664 or email ace.queries@hotmail.com. Aarti Shah (Founder & Professional Trainer at ACE – USA and India).

     

    Training in Mumbai with Aarti Shah:

    Grammar (Levels 1-6) Teacher Training Workshop

    Date:  Sunday 28th May, 2017
    Time: 9am – 6pm
    Venue: Vile Parle (East)

    Grammar is the next stage, after the first year of teaching Jolly Phonics and teaches a wide range of language forms including parts of the speech, plurals, punctuation, and the tense past, present and future. It also teaches a wide range of spelling rules, including defining aspects such as short vowels.

    Grammar uses colours and actions to help children identify parts of sentences. Filled with great ideas and fun ways to remember some of the rules, Grammar provides teachers with a systematic way to teach spelling, grammar and punctuation.

    Breakfast, lunch and refreshments will be provided!
    Each participant will receive Grammar resources and certificate of attendance. You will get the chance to browse Jolly resources at this event!

    After the training, free support and guidance sessions for any queries will be provided over the phone or via email.

    For more information, call +91 9819286664 or email ace.queries@hotmail.com. Aarti Shah (Founder & Professional Trainer at ACE – USA and India).

     

    Training in Mumbai with Aarti Shah:

    One Day Professional Development Course in Jolly Phonics

    Date:  Sunday 18th June, 2017
    Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm
    Venue: Hotel Parle International (Vile Parle East)

    Looking for the latest professional training available to boost your career? Spark a lifelong love of learning at your centre/classroom with new and innovative techniques shared at this interactive workshop by the Academy for Crafting Education.

    This Jolly Phonics course is ideal for preschool teachers, elementary/primary teachers, literacy coaches, curriculum developers, assistant teachers, headteachers, education consultants, academic coordinators, parents, and anyone who’s interested in starting their career in teaching.

    After the training, free support and guidance sessions for any queries will be provided over the phone or via email.

    For more information, call +91 9819286664 or email ace.queries@hotmail.com. Aarti Shah (Founder & Professional Trainer at ACE – USA and India).

     

    Training in Mumbai with Aarti Shah:

    Grammar (Levels 1-6) Teacher Training Workshop

    Date:  Sunday 25th June, 2017
    Time: 10am – 6pm
    Venue: Hotel Parle International (Vile Parle East)

    Grammar is the next stage, after the first year of teaching Jolly Phonics and teaches a wide range of language forms including parts of the speech, plurals, punctuation, and the tense past, present and future. It also teaches a wide range of spelling rules, including defining aspects such as short vowels.

    Grammar uses colours and actions to help children identify parts of sentences. Filled with great ideas and fun ways to remember some of the rules, Grammar provides teachers with a systematic way to teach spelling, grammar and punctuation.

    Breakfast, lunch and refreshments will be provided!
    Each participant will receive Grammar resources and certificate of attendance. You will get the chance to browse Jolly resources at this event!

    After the training, free support and guidance sessions for any queries will be provided over the phone or via email.

    For more information, call +91 9819286664 or email ace.queries@hotmail.com. Aarti Shah (Founder & Professional Trainer at ACE – USA and India).

     

    Training with Shainaz Jussa:

    Two-Day Comprehensive Course in Jolly Phonics

    Date: June 1st and 2nd, 2017
    Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Venue: Phonicskids, Goregaon

    An in-depth workshop in Jolly Phonics for pre-primary and Grade 1 years.

    • Five skills of Jolly Phonics
    • Lesson Plan practice including digraphs and alternatives
    • Interactive games
    • Mock-up class
    • Spelling rules

    Lunch and refreshments will be served.
    Participants will receive the Teacher’s Book containing the daily lesson plans and a certificate of participation.
    Jolly Phonics and Grammar resources will be available for purchase.
    Exclusive training for only ten participants!

    Get a glimpse of our training on our Facebook page www.facebook.com/phonickids

    For more information or to book a place, please contact Shainaz on phonickids@gmail.com or call 9892772503 or 02228490500

     

    Training with Dr. S. V Gomathi:

    Jolly Phonics Intensive Workshop on 3rd and 4th June

    Date: 3rd and 4th June
    Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Venue: Mumbai

    Looking at the five core skills of  Jolly Phonics.

    Contact details: Dr. S.V. Gomathi, Education Consultant & Jolly Phonics Trainer – India
    Mobile: +918454044276(Mumbai)/+919849587776(Hyderabad)
    E-mail : sv_gomathi@rediffmail.com

    www.gomathi.org

    V.S. Yogeetha: 8374713320, Programme Manager – E-mail: yogeetha1984@gmail.com

     

    Training in Malad West with Betty O’Connor-Williams:

    2 Days Intensive Jolly Phonics Training Workshop

    Date: June 3rd and 4th, 2017
    Time: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Venue: Malad West

    Jolly Phonics Training Workshop will include the 42 sounds, blending, segmenting, tricky words, alternative spellings and rules.
    Methodology: The concept, the sounds, teaching with songs, stories, flash cards, games, exercises, role play, Q and A session.
    Takeaways: Certificate and Jolly Phonics resources

    For more information or to book a place call: 9892623348 (Betty) or email: bettswilliams@gmail.com

     

    Jolly Trainings with Aarti Shah, as per your requirements!

    Programmes Available: Jolly Phonics, Grammar (Level 1-6) and Jolly Music (Beginners Level).
    Duration: One Day (Each Programme)
    Date/Time: At your convenience
    Available Locations: Goregaon (E), Vile Parle (E) or at your centre/school/home.
    Materials Provided: Jolly resources, certificate and supporting handouts.

    Starting from April 2017, alongside standardised training programmes across India, ACE is also able to provide private trainings tailored to your individual needs.

    Registration is open now! For more information or to book a date, email ace.queries@hotmail.com or call 9819286664. Aarti Shah (Founder & Professional Trainer at ACE – USA and India).

     

    Namakkal

    Training with Shalinidevi Ramanathan:

    2 Days Jolly Phonics training for teachers and aspirants!

    Date: 18th & 19th May, 2017
    Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Venue: Children’s Park School, Namakkal

    The training will cover all the features of Jolly Phonics including the 42 sounds with stories, blending, segmenting, tricky words, spelling rules and alternative vowel spellings with lots of great ideas for activities, visual aids and games.

    The training will also involve detailed discussions on curriculum-planning and effective classroom reading strategies based on age group and skill level of the students. Teacher’s Book which consists of daily lesson plans will be given as a take away.

    Seats are limited! To book a place or to get more information, please contact Shalini by email: phonicspower@gmail.com, or by phone: 9884088958.
    Please visit our website www.phonicspower.com and our Facebook page here.

     Navi Mumbai

    Training by Komal Goenka:

    Jolly Phonics Intensive June Workshop!

    Date: 17th and 18th June, 2017
    Time: 10:00am to 3:30pm
    Venue: Vashi, Navi Mumbai

    This 2-day Jolly Phonics Workshop will cover the 42 sounds, blending and segmenting techniques, spelling rules, tricks to remember tricky words, lesson planning, drama games, speech exercises, creative letter stories, teaching aids, curriculum designing and more.

    Takeaway will be Certificate along with Jolly  Phonics resources.

    For more information about the workshop, please call Komal Goenka by phone: 9820868131 or by email: komalgoenka05@gmail.com

     

    Vizag

    Training with Dr. S. V Gomathi:

    Jolly Phonics Intensive Workshop on 18th and 19th May

    Date: 18th and 19th May
    Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Venue: Vizag

    Looking at the five core skills of  Jolly Phonics.

    Contact details: Dr. S.V. Gomathi, Education Consultant & Jolly Phonics Trainer – India
    Mobile: +918454044276(Mumbai)/+919849587776(Hyderabad)
    E-mail : sv_gomathi@rediffmail.com

    www.gomathi.org

    V.S. Yogeetha: 8374713320, Programme Manager – E-mail: yogeetha1984@gmail.com

  • S. V. Gomathi talks about her experiences with Jolly Phonics

    S V Gomathi“I underwent Jolly Phonics training in 2004, and initially researched the use of the programme with ESL children in the slums of Hyderabad, India. I found the results amazing, as the programme had a great impact on the English language of the children as well as the teachers who were teaching Jolly Phonics.

    I worked with Education Services companies and NGOs like the Centre for British Teachers, The Educare Trust, Rumi Education Private Limited & Absolute Return for Kids (ARK). I helped these organizations by planning and executing the implementation of Jolly Phonics in schools, and by training their representatives in Jolly Phonics, in order for them to them provide training in the schools they were serving. I also travelled around India providing training to the teachers of high-end to low-budget schools. I worked with more than 100 schools, including IB schools, and trained more than 1,000 teachers.

    At ARK I developed a team of Mentors in 2010 by training them in Jolly Phonics and facilitating team building. The team was also trained in how to help teachers make Jolly Phonics more effective and result oriented within the classroom.

    At present, many chains of schools have approached me for Jolly Phonics training and intend to be full trained by next academic year.

    As a trainer I love Jolly Phonics, and I am now experimenting with it with my daughter who is 1 year old.”

  • ASPIRE India: Allow Synthetic Phonics to Improve Results in English

    The Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) and Absolute Return for Kids-India (ARK) are to launch  ASPIRE at Shillong Public School, Laitumkhrah. Read more about this in The Telegraph Calcutta, India and The Sentinal.