Matthew is a classroom teacher, professional storyteller, writer, and literacy consultant, and he works in a public school in Oregon. He has experience teaching across all grades in elementary/primary schools in England, China, Germany, and Switzerland. He is also a published writer and professional storyteller for children. Matthew has delivered university lectures and professional development workshops to teachers on literacy and storytelling.
Matthew is a widely published poet with over 60 poems published in journals and magazines around the world. In addition, he has experience writing and directing theatre plays for adults and children.