Daniel Merrill

Position: Whānau Wai Kauri – Year 5 and 6 Teacher
Email: danielm@freemansbay.school.nz

With nearing 20 years teaching experience, Daniel is now in his 4th year here at Freemans Bay, enriching the Year 5 & 6 students with his skills and knowledge.  He believes that engaging with students individually, and creating a safe and caring relationship is essential to learning.  Daniel strives to empower his students to be resilient, self-managing and respectful life-long learners.  Outside of school Daniel appreciates the simple pleasures of walking, music, cooking and napping on the couch while reading a book.