Gemma Thompson is a teacher and SENCO (Special Educational Needs Coordinator) at the British Council Vietnam. She has a CELTA, TYLEC and a Diploma in SEN. She has been teaching in Vietnam for the past 3 years to both young learners and adults in a variety of contexts including General English, Business English and Exam Classes. She has led teaching training workshops for teachers, teaching assistants, and parents on Inclusive Learning, Special Educational Needs in the ESL classroom and Understanding Communicative Behaviour. Gemma is a strong believer in strengthening knowledge through partnership and sharing good practices for the benefit of all. She is an enthusiast contributor to awareness raising, understanding and innovation.