Early Literacy Specialist
Paulene holds a Bachelor of Primary Education (B Prim Ed). She has 17 years teaching experience; 13 of which was in the Foundation Phase. She was seconded for a 9 month period to Metropole South Education District as a Foundation Phase Curriculum Advisor. During this time, she also co-authored educational materials for both Intermediate and Foundation Phase. After leaving teaching, she worked for the READ Educational Trust for 8 years as a literacy trainer, coach and mentor where she was involved in a number of government and privately funded literacy projects.