We welcome Abbie, who is the latest addtion to the Future Learning Solutions - Centre for Language Team.
Abbie has worked as a Spanish teacher in Dunedin for the last 11 years, to intermediate and secondary school students. She enjoys helping students find a passion for learning languages and culture as well as engaging students in relevant content. Abbie also has experience working for Otago University College of Education as an Associate Teacher. She has had the opportunity to participate in the TPLT programme, Language Immersion award (Chile) and a Prime Minister’s Scholarship to Colombia.
Abbie is passionate about supporting teachers in their first 5 years of teaching as well as developing the pedagogy of language teaching and learning for native speakers who have not been formally trained. Abbie is looking forward to working with teachers across New Zealand to provide practical support.