Matthew Thompson

Transition Coach

Began at Teachwell:

 2017

What was your favorite subject in school?

My favorite subject in school was English! I love reading and discussing literature.

Why Teachwell?

I have had the opportunity to substitute for Teachwell these past two years. I never felt like I was just a sub, but was treated as another educator by the staff. I am very excited to join Teachwell as a full-time staff member. 

What keeps you motivated?

The students keep me motivated. I enjoy making connections with students and watching them be successful.

Goals for the future?

I would love to get a dog soon.

What is your background experience – degrees, experience, skills?

I graduated from Dakota State University with a degree in Secondary English Education.

People would be surprised to know that I . . .

play Dungeons and Dragons.