Lianne Bantjes is a reading and literacy specialist, offering remedial tutoring in English for children and adults who want to further develop their reading & literacy skills.

She believes that a supportive & nurturing environment encourages the development of self-confidence and improves self-esteem, which is the foundation for learning.

Lianne also offers workshops for parents – go to WORKSHOPS to find out more.


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Meet your Reading Therapist & English Teacher here.

Lianne helps individuals :

  • who struggle to read at grade level
  • who are failing English as a subject at school
  • who understand that success in every school subject, including Mathematics, is affected by the ability to read for meaning
  • who may only be able to read mechanically but who cannot yet effectively read for meaning
  • who want to cope better with the amount of reading expected of learners when they reach high school
  • who are second or third language English speakers and would like to improve their communication skills
  • who are foreign nationals and who would like to improve their communication skills in English

What is literacy?
To read up about what the term ‘literacy’ means today and why it is so important, click HERE to read my article called ‘What is literacy?

What Reading Therapy does:

  • Increases the chance of other subject marks improving
  • Improves self-confidence
  • Develops self-esteem
  • Moves the individual from learning to read through to reading to learn
  • Reading becomes enjoyable rather than a chore and the person now reads for pleasure
  • Schoolwork & homework is completed faster, accurately & with greater independence
  • Learners experience greater success & are therefore motivated to study further
  • Learners cope better in high school and with the demands of tertiary education

For more information about what Lianne offers, CLICK HERE.

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”
– Dr. Seuss

To explore working with Lianne face-to-face in Parkmore (Sandton, Johannesburg) or ONLINE (nationally), contact her for a consultation to discuss how she can assist you.

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