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Our Mission

By simplifying and accelerating the process of learning to read, our mission is to get all students reading proficiently at grade level.

We work with schools and districts to close the literacy gap of disengaged learners left behind by traditional content-based phonics and reading programs.

How it Started

The sheer amount of memorization required of students to be able to read even the most basic words in English is overwhelming. And after witnessing this firsthand for 15 years of teaching as a Reading Specialist, using an intensive Orton Gillingham approach, I decided to do something about it and created Readable English.

Instead of trying to 'fix' students, we've 'fixed' the language by removing its complexities, which is the real underlying issue common to all readers.

Using the pronunciation guide built into each word, students around the country are unlocking the code of English and are successfully reading their grade-level curriculum.

~Ann Fitts, Founder/CEO

Leadership Team

Ann Fitts, Founder and CEO

Ann Fitts

Founder and Chief Executive Officer


Tammy Miller

Chief Academic Officer

Alex Nugent, Chief Technology Officer

Alex Nugent

Chief Technology Officer

Belinda Basca, Chief of Staff

Belinda Basca

Chief of Staff

Emily Wallace, Customer Support Manager

Emily Wallace

Customer Support Manager

Anna Boyle, Product Lead & Research

Anna Boyle

Product Lead & Research

Karin Lundquist

Karin Lundquist

Director of Partnerships


Bowen Murphy

Assistant Technical Systems Administrator

Coaches and Trainers

Our coaching team has well over 150 years of combined experience as educators including administrators, principals, teachers, interventionists, and school turnaround specialists ~ all with a history of success in shifting schools to a literacy culture.


Tammy Miller

Chief Academic

Becky Mungle, Director of Customer Success

Becky Mungle

Director of Customer Success

Carol Gardiner, Director/Coach/Dyslexia Specialist

Dr. Carol Gardiner

Dyslexia Specialist

Sabrina King

Sabrina King

Customer Success Manager

Why Learning to Read English is So Hard and How to Make it Easier

The book includes the sound for each of the phonemes in English accompanied by videos and instructions for how to make each of the sounds. It also includes the videos used for teaching Readable English, such as videos that explain to students the complexities of the English language.

Want to Know More?

Our research-proven, accelerated reading program gets students to take ownership of their learning quickly getting them to grade-level reading and beyond.