Matt Shumski is thrilled to partner with parents in home education! Matt grew up in rural Pennsylvania where he discovered a love of the outdoors and learning. Combining his experience, creativity, and knowledge, Matt is a passionate educator who partners with families to create meaningful educational experiences, connect content to students’ lives, and challenge them to think critically. A deep respect for home education and personalized learning drive his teaching. While studying abroad in Rome, he graduated with a BS in Secondary Education and a BA in History from Temple University. He is currently pursuing a Masters in Educational Policy and Leadership from the University of Oregon. Traveling, reading, listening to podcasts, camping, hiking, snowboarding and good conversation about politics and philosophy are among his favorite hobbies.