Lee Dein


Lee Dein – Creator of the Magic Link Programme


Lee Dein is the founder and creator of the Magic Link Handwriting Programme. She is a qualified speech and language therapist and dyslexia tutor. She has been teaching children for over 30 years and is a member of the National Handwriting Association.

Weekly term time lessons after school and Saturday and Sunday mornings 8.0 am-11.30 am. Intensive holiday workshops available.

Tel: 0777 200 7086  Email: info@magiclinkhandwriting.com and include a photo of your child’s handwriting.

Janie Richardson


 Janie Richardson

BEd, Headteacher, Educn Consult

Janie is an experienced education consultant and advisor, headteacher, classroom teacher, tutor, registrar and mother of three. Having worked and taught in several leading independent prep schools in and around London, she has a wealth of insider knowledge on exam and entry procedures.

Tuesday (5 pm), Wednesday (4.30pm), Thursday (4 pm and 5 pm) and Saturday mornings (9.30am, 10 am and 10.35am)

Intensive holiday workshops available. Please see www.yellowbirdeducation.com

Tel:  0207 731 0695  or  07912  610 366  Email: janie@yellowbirdeducation.com  and include sample.

Cynthia Pelman


Cynthia Pelman

M.Sc. (Speech and Language Therapy) M.A.

Cynthia Pelman is a speech and language therapist with over 25 years’ experience of working with children and adults. She has written three books which are fictional accounts of the challenges children face when they have speech or language difficulties.

Cynthia is registered with the Health and Care Professions Councils in the U.K. and in South Africa and has a current DBS certificate.  Cynthia sees children in her office in Golders Green, North West London.

Tel: 0778 870 9143  Email cynthia@cynthiapelman.com and include a photo of your child’s handwriting.

Sangita amin

Sangita Amin


Sangita Amin

BSc(Hons) Speech  Therapy, Cert MRCSLT, MASLTIP, Reg HCPC

Sangita is a specialist Paediatric Speech and Language Therapist with over 30 years’ experience working with children at Primary and secondary schools. She works from private practices based in Northwood, Middlesex. Through her vast range of experience working with children within schools, she has developed a keen interest in handwriting and its link to the communication process in children.

She is a member of the National Handwriting Association, the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and holds an advanced DBS certificate. Weekly lessons take place in Northwood and intensive holiday workshops are available.

Tel: 07956 994 721 Email: info@magiclinkhandwriting.com and include a photo of your child’s handwriting.

Sharonne - Magic Link teacher

Sharonne Shai-Williams


Sharonne Shai-Williams

BSc (Hons) (Speech and Language Therapy) MRCSLT HPCP reg

Sharonne is a specialist speech and language therapist with over 16 years of experience working with primary and secondary school children. She is a credited Magic Link teacher, inspired by her son who completed the programme.

Sharonne has had extensive and specialised training in a wide variety of areas including Thinking Maps, Evidence-Based Practise and Sensory Integration.She is passionate about teaching Magic Link handwriting due to the difference neat cursive handwriting makes to children’s self-esteem, planning and thinking skills and their overall academic success.

Sharonne offers Magic Link classes from her home in Hemel Hempstead on Sunday mornings between 9-12pm.

Tel: 07852 343 926  Email: info@magiclinkhandwriting.com and include a photo of your child’s handwriting.

Katie Cohen

Katie Cohen


Katie Cohen

BA (Hons) QTS Qualified Teacher



Katie has over 15 years experience as a primary school teacher, teaching both girls and boys. Throughout her career, she has consistently taught children of all ages and achieved outstanding results. She has a genuine passion for neat and tidy handwriting.

Katie offers weekly term time lessons from her home in Borehamwood every day after school between 5-7 pm and Sunday mornings 9.30am-12.30 am.

Tel: 0797 361 3743  Email: info@magiclinkhandwriting.com and include a photo of your child’s handwriting.

Andree Magic LInk teacher

Andrée Warnock


Andrée Warnock

Dip COT Occupational Therapy, Diploma in SpLD (Dyslexia)

Having worked as an occupational therapist, Andrée is now a dyslexia specialist and teaches children of all ages, including primary and secondary pupils. Andrée is passionate about improving handwriting, self-esteem and confidence.

Andrée is a member of the National Handwriting Association and holds an enhanced DBS Certificate. She is married with children and teaches pupils from her home in Loughton, Essex. Please see website: www.handwritingtuition.com

Tel: 0793 067 1995  Email: info@magiclinkhandwriting.com and include a photo of your child’s handwriting.

saffron magic link teacher

Saffron Cooksey


Saffron Cooksey

PGCE, BA (Hons) Dyslexia Specialist PGcert SpLD (Level 7)

Saffron began her career as a Special Needs teacher in Newport, South Wales and has worked as a specialist dyslexia teacher in a local authority since 2003. She has experience of teaching both primary and secondary pupils. In her role as a dyslexia teacher, she is aware of the lack of resources available to support the development of good handwriting and she is passionate about teaching the Magic Link Handwriting Programme to children across South Wales.

Tel: 07971 786548  Email info@magiclinkhandwriting.com  and include a copy of your child’s handwriting.

Magic Link teacher West Yorkshire

Bozena Haluszczak


Bozena Haluszczak

BA, PGCE, AMBDA, APC, (Patoss)

Bozena is an experienced dyslexia consultant and advisor with over 20 years’ experience of working with children as a teacher/tutor and is a trained Magic Link Handwriting teacher.

She has a vast amount of experience in SpLD, especially dyslexia and is a member of PATOSS (Professional Association for Teachers and Assessors of Students with SpLD.)

Weekly lessons take place in Shipley.

Tel: 0777 999 6077  Email: info@magiclinkhandwriting.com and include a photo of your child’s handwriting.


Gillian Sugrue


 Gillian Sugrue 

AMBDA, APC, Specialist Teacher & Assessor, PGCertEd SpLD Level 7, PGCE plus QTS, BA (Hons) Teaching & Learning

Gillian has taught in schools across Maidenhead and Slough. She is qualified as a Specialist Dyslexia Teacher and has worked in Buckinghamshire with primary and secondary age pupils. Gillian holds AMBDA (Associate Membership of the British Dyslexia Association) and is a Specialist Dyslexia Assessor.

Gillian understands the frustration that learners, parents and teachers feel when trying to develop and achieve good handwriting. See website: www.risetothetopeducation.co.uk

Tel:  07905395179  Email: info@magiclinkhandwriting.com and include a photo of your child’s handwriting.

Elaine Greenshields


 Elaine Greenshields

BA PGCertEd (Primary School Teaching)

Elaine has a wealth of teaching experience across a wide range of age groups.  Having held a Depute Head post with responsibility for literacy and handwriting she is well placed to provide progressive engaging tutoring for all abilities.  As a mother of three teenagers, Elaine understands some of the challenges handwriting can cause within the education system and can offer support.

Elaine is a member of the National Handwriting Association.

Weekly term time lessons and Saturday mornings available.

Tel: 01892 740993

Email: handwritingkent@gmail.com and include a photo of your child’s handwriting.


BSc, MSc (Speech and Language Therapy)

Laura Newman

Laura founded Connected Child to support and empower parents to raise their children to reach their highest potential, specialising in children of all ages, with challenges in communication and behaviour.

She is from London, UK and lives in Portugal, offering online courses and consultations, as well as working with local children and parents.

She is the only trained Magic Link Handwriting provider in Portugal.

Tel: 0777 999 6077  Email: info@magiclinkhandwriting.com and include a photo of your child’s handwriting.