Author Archive | Lizanne Du Plessis
In July 2019 Sheri addressed an Education Symposium at the Oxford University in England with her presentation, “Life without limitations” and after that she also addressed the World Congress on Special Needs at the Cambridge University in England, to share her message of hope for all people who do not fit into the […]
Shéri wrote a book about her life. It was a proposal by Maretha Maartens, motivated with wise insight after hours of discussions with Shéri, that convinced Lux Verbi of the idea. Lux Verbi then commissioned Colleen Naudé to write the manuscript. The book will be launched in Afrikaans and English on 14 October 2017 in Cape Town and […]
Krugersdorp fundraising for the Gateway school where she met legends and was flown in by the school.
Sheri has been chosen by her Down syndrome peers as the official spokesperson (chairman) with Down syndrome, representing Down syndrome South Africa, in 2018. Here she is with the president of Down syndrome South Africa, Ancella Ramos and the president of Down syndrome international, Vanessa Dos Santos and also the former chairman, Thenjiwe Ndebele, after […]
Shéri has been featured a number of times by the “Kids Nation” international magazine, the last time being: July 2018: https://issuu.com/kidsnationmag/docs/kidsnation23 July 2018: Sheri was featured in an article in a paper in Scotland: Thereworld (UK): https://theirworld.org/news/downs-syndrome-teacher-inspires-pre-primary-special-needs-children-sherie-brynard August 2018: BeautifulNews South Africa shot a documentary on Sheri was shown on Sunday 5 August 2018 on their website (beautifulnews.co.za) and their social […]