Overcoming Literacy Dilemmas Through The Provision of ‘Spoken Word’

Ayanda Hlabisa recorded with success today at the Tab Aids for the Blind, KZN Head Offices. Recording the 20 IsiZulu stories by 6 to 8 year old pupils from Ugu District. This project ... Continue Reading →

The Right Brain Maestro Strikes Again

A 2011 winner of the Ethekwini living legends award and founder of The Dancing Pencils and its associated organization Umsinsi Press is back at it again with her latest novel A piece ... Continue Reading →

Retired Mentor Back To Help Again

Some years ago Mrs Veena Gangaram won second award in a national teachers award. She also ran a 100 strong Dancing Pencils Writing Club at Parkvale primary before her retirement. Now ... Continue Reading →

We Are Ready for 2019 Book Launch

All our new books printed. Tomorrow we launch them in the restaurant at the BAT centre. We are honored that clubs come from so far afield as Ingwavuma, Estcourt, Hluhluwe and Ugu on ... Continue Reading →

2019 Annual Book Launch

It is time for our next event, which will be held on September 6th, 2019, in Durban. The Dancing Pencils Literacy Development Project is a South African Not-for-Profit Organisation ... Continue Reading →

Clubs Ready for Annual Launch

This is Drankensview Primary School from Estcourt, KZN. The school has a Dancing Pencils Writing Club. They are ready for the 2019 Clubs Annual Book Launch. This is taking place on ... Continue Reading →