Danielle Powell: Pantysgallog Primary School, Merthyr Tydfil
Danielle has a nurturing quality to her teaching and supports pupils to take responsibility for their learning. She is always striving to support her learners through well planned and resourced learning experiences.
During her first year of teaching, Danielle significantly increased her class’s age-related reading expectation through implementing strategies that developed independent learning skills and an all-round enthusiasm for reading.
Her resources are engaging, personalised and creative, and her pupils show the highest respect and affection for her.