Vanitha has been a primary teacher and mathematics lead teacher for 12 years, with a strong focus on supporting Maori and Pasifika students. She has been a mathematics coach and facilitator. Vanitha also co-leads four mathematics leadership communities. She has a wide knowledge and understanding of mathematical concepts and is up to date with relevant research.
Vanitha is a mathematics and statistics facilitator for Cognition. She is passionate about mathematics education, particularly mathematical language and communication, challenging and extending students’ thinking, and developing a positive attitude towards mathematics.