Gordon Canning has 8 years of teaching experience including approximately eight years teaching at Gunbalanya School primarily in the areas of early childhood and primary. His teaching career started at the beginning of 2009 after completing a Bachelor of Education at Charles Darwin University. Initially Gordon worked as a relief teacher with the Remote Schools Improvement Strategy in the Arnhem and Katherine regions. In 2010 he began as a primary classroom teacher at Gunbalanya School, teaching year 1 and 2. In 2013 he began teaching Gunbalanya’s Preschool and completed his Bachelor of Teaching and Learning Early Childhood, also through Charles Darwin University, in 2014. In 2018 he moved to teach Preschool at Woodroffe Primary School and has since moved to work with the Preschool team at Leanyer Primary School.