Raewyn Gainsford

Consultant

Raewyn joined Cognition in 2013 and is currently a facilitator based in Taranaki. While the main focus of her work is mathematics, she has also worked as a facilitator to support networks of schools involved with the Mutukaroa project. Prior to this she worked in primary education for many years and has developed a passion for teaching and learning about mathematics.

She has worked to improve achievement for struggling students through both the ALiM and MST programmes. Raewyn has worked together with teachers and management teams to improve student achievement through developing effective teacher practice and pedagogical content knowledge, assessment and leadership. She has presented mathematics workshops over a wide range of topics. She is particularly interested in supporting struggling learners.