Matthew Worwood is an Apple Distinguished Educator with a B.A. in Drama, Post Graduate Certification in Education and M.S in Educational Studies, specializing in Creativity. At EDUCATION CONNECTION’s Center for 21st Century Skills, Matthew developed a digital media sequence for the Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences, founded the Connecticut Student Film Festival and established a variety of statewide film and digital media challenges as part of an initiative called Connecticut Career Choices.
Matthew is now the Associate Director of the University of Connecticut, Digital Media and Design Department and supports the development and implementation of a new digital media and design program.
Matthew is also a member of the Connecticut Association of Gifted and Talented, blogger at TeachDigital.org and has recently completed a documentary that explores creativity in education.