Director of Technology and Innovation, Regional Offices of Education
Matt has a Bachelor’s in Biology (Grinnell College) and a Master’s in Education Administration (McKendree University). He’s taught 7th-grade science and ELA, been a junior high Assistant Principal, a K-8 Technology Integration Specialist, and is currently the Director of Innovation and Technology for the 13 counties in Illinois’ Area 5. He manages TeachIllinois.com, an online PD platform and organizes the annual Directions Conference. His passions include making things, reading, the outdoors, and plants (plus whatever is catching his interest at the moment). Motto: Create with passion.
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Madison ROE 41
Continuous Improvement Planning E-Learning English Language Arts Fine Arts Mindfulness Professional Learning Communities (PLCs) Science Student Engagement Technology Integration
Miles Willing to Travel from ROE/ISC