Gemma is the classroom teacher for Room 13. She arrived at ANI mid 2017, and has enjoyed her time here so far. Gemma is relatively new to Auckland, having come here from teaching in the United Arab Emirates for the last three years. While there she taught a range of age groups, including new entrants. Originally from Wellington, Gemma completed her teaching studies down there before teaching overseas. Her passion in teaching is to create an innovative and inclusive learning environments, where students can reach there full potential. She is looking forward to getting to know her new students and sharing in their learning. In her spare time Gemma is keen rugby player and is looking forward to sharing her passion this year.