Young people

Matt has worked in schools for the last 15 years, with visits lasting anything between 15 minutes to 2 or 3 years. These have included projects: led by young people, working with staff, educational action zones, regional literacy advisors, local community, other artists, and both serious and fun projects. Recent projects have frequently led to publications and performances. Matt has also worked in schools in Germany, U.S.A., Ireland and in further education colleges and universities

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‘The impact on the school has been enormous. All the children want to write now, it’s amazing.’
Kate Nash, Headteacher, Roughwood School

‘Matt’s workshop was brilliant. He genuinely engaged and inspired the children, who loved every second’ David Jenkins, Onchan School, Isle of Man