Joanne Rudling is a writer, lecturer, teacher-trainer with 20 years' experience teaching all aspects of literacy, spelling, ESOL and writing in various colleges, universities and organisations including City of Westminster College and Arts University College of Bournemouth Film School. She's also developed and taught on literacy projects for the Pre-Volunteer Programme for the Olympics, and the RNIB. She's delivered seminars, training courses and CPD (Continued Profession Development) sessions for teachers and lecturers on literacy, ESOL and spelling.
She loves spelling so much she has her own spelling website www.howtospell.co.uk, and her own You Tube channel (Howtospelluk), with thousands of followers across the globe.
She has, and is currently developing online spelling courses.
She also edits closed captions/subtitles from American spellings to British for Amazon.com TV drama division.
Check out her books: Spelling Rules Workbook, which is packed full of spelling rules and exercises; QTS Spelling Strategies; and Punctuation Guide & Workbook.
The Reasons Why English Spelling is so Weird and Wonderful was first published in May 2012 on her website, so if you want full colour and pictures, and a free audio version pop over to http://www.howtospell.co.uk