B.A. in Sociology, Brown University. Matt comes to Teachers College as a founding faculty member at Rauner College Prep, a Noble Street Charter School in Chicago. Entering his fourth year at RCP, Matt teaches 9th grade Multicultural Literature and advises a group of sophomore boys on their way to college. Within the school, Matt is the 9th Grade Team Leader, responsible for planning and facilitating weekly professional development for all freshman teachers. Matt began his career in education as a member of Teach For America in the Arkansas Delta teaching junior English for three years at Central High School in Helena, Arkansas.