Pradeepa Thinakaran, a postgraduate in Communication Engineering, is an enthusiastic and passionate teacher who started her career teaching college students. She is the founder of Zing Phonics Academy, a versatile activity and knowledge centre that enhances the linguistic skills of the children. She holds certifications in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TESOL/TEFL) and Teaching English to Young Learners (TEYL).
She has extensive experience in teaching Jolly Phonics and Jolly Grammar to hundreds of children aged 3 – 10 years and has accomplished astounding results. She has gainfully used Jolly Phonics to help many students overcome their difficulties in reading and writing English. She also believes that learning becomes memorable in a child centred approach.
As a Jolly Phonics trainer, it is her endeavour to give the rural children of Tamil Nadu, an effective learning experience to empower them with a strong foundation of reading and writing skills through the multi-sensory approach of Jolly Phonics programme. Pradeepa is now eager to pass on her experience and knowledge of Jolly Phonics and Jolly Grammar to teachers and parents.