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Matt Wilkins


Matt Wilkins is a scientist with a PhD in ecology and evolutionary biology who spent the last 3.5 years teaching and developing curriculum in Metro Nashville Public Schools. In February of 2021, he left his position to start an education company, Galactic Polymath, that produces high-quality, free lessons for grades 5-12 to achieve the outreach goals of government-funded researchers. He also teaches grades 7 and 8 biology part-time at WEB Tutorial in Nashville.

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