Where are you from? Havertown, PA

Where/what are you currently teaching? Waldron Mercy Academy

Do you participate in extra curriculars/club at your school? I babysit for many families in the Waldron community!

What are 3 words to describe you? compassionate, empathetic, funny

If you could learn any skill/hobby what would it be? I would learn as many languages as possible. I love learning about foreign languages and working with multilingual families and children! 

Tell us something that may surprise us about you! I would love to be a professional writer one day 

If you have 30 minutes of free time, what do you do? Listen to a podcast or music while going on a walk around my neighborhood

What is the best place you’ve traveled to? Southern California

How do you spend your summers? On the beach at the jersey shore with my best friends

If you could spend time with anyone who would it be? Other than my friends I would love to spend time with anyone who has lived a vastly different experience than me who can teach me about their culture and history

What advice do you have for kids struggling in school? You can always find support in teachers and counselors and you are never the only student who might be struggling. Community is everything!

Matthew is an Elementary tutor with a wide range of experience working in kindergarten, pre-kindegarten, Montessori, pre-school, and child-care classes. He loves working with children and families, including helping children with homework, projects, and studying. Matthew is an engaged and passionate learner of reading, writing, and social studies!