Gemma is an Associate Professor of Educational Development at the University of Greenwich. She is based in the School of Education where she leads the primary education studies accelerated degree programme. Gemma is involved in cross institutional work including pedagogical innovation, staff development and inclusive practice. Gemma has a particular interest in digital technologies in teaching and learning and developing staff in this area. She is also a Vice Chair of Governors at Future Schools Trust in Kent and is currently working with muti-academy trusts to upskill teachers in their abilities to illustrate impact in their teaching for the Ofsted Framework. Gemma is also a reviewer for the National Teaching Fellowship Scheme and HEA fellowship applications at the University of Greenwich.