Danielle Petar is the SENDCo at Gesher. Danielle graduated from Nottingham Trent University having studied Psychology, with a particular interest in Autism. Danielle then achieved her PGCE from the Institute of Education with a specialism in special educational needs. She taught in years 5 and 6 for the first few years of her career and then has been the Inclusion Lead/SENDCo in various mainstream settings over the last 12 years, which has given her a wealth of experience and knowledge with a range of special needs. Danielle is passionate about providing rich learning experiences that focus on all areas of development and enable children to achieve and thrive.