Matthew started his teaching career as an EAL specialist teacher in the US and abroad. Since studying to become a Primary teacher in his home state of Virginia, he has had a rich experience class teaching in dual-language and English National Curriculum programmes. In 2014, he completed a M.Ed in curriculum and instruction at George Mason University, focusing on international education. He has been at the school for nearly 11 years, teaching in both Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2. He also served as the International Primary Curriculum co-ordinator for several years until he became the Deputy Head. He and his wife are also proud parents of two sons.