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First Name

Matthew

Last Name

Worwood

Job Title

Associate Director, Digital Media and Design

Organization

University of Connecticut

Country

United States

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Biography

Matthew Worwood is the co-founder and director of the Class of 2032 Project. Formally, a Digital Media Specialist at EdAdvance, Matthew now leads the Digital Media & Design program at the University of Connecticut, Stamford campus. Past work includes the documentary Creativity in Education: Exploring the Imbalance and collaborating on the design and development for the Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences. More recently, Matthew has served on the advisory committee for the NMC Horizon Report: Higher Education Edition, published a chapter on the principles of Design Thinking as part of Springer’s Creativity in the 21st Century book series, and launched Digital Media CT, a statewide education initiative to support Connecticut’s film, television, and digital media industry.

Matthew is the proud parent of three young boys, blogs at DadsforCreativity.com and serves as an executive board member at Everwonder Children’s Museum.