Mary Anne Cruz

Position: Release Teacher

Mary Ann was teaching in the Philippines for 11 years before she moved here to New Zealand with her amazing family in 2013!  She loves the cultural diversity and wonderful working environment of Freemans Bay School.  She has worked at various primary schools as a release teacher.  Mary Ann is inspired and well-motivated by working with children as they explore their own learning pathways.  She is passionate about using digital technologies to enhance the literacy and numeracy programmes of her students in the classroom.  In her spare time she enjoys dancing, baking and spending quality time with her family and friends, normally around anything food related!