Jacob is an energetic and enthusiastic teacher, who is excited about his 2019 year teaching at Auckland Normal Intermediate. He believes that students learn best when enjoying themselves in engaging and relevant experiences that can be related to the real world.
Jacob appreciates the student driven learning that is part of the focus of Auckland Normal Intermediate and is excited to learn alongside his students, catering lessons to the needs and focus of students directions. Jacob works hard to ensure that the classroom environment is one that students can be themselves and reach their full capability.
Outside of school, Jacob likes to spend time with friends and family, be outdoors, snowboarding, walking, biking and swimming as well as playing social sports.