Math with Matthew - K-12 Math & Science Department Coord
Dr. Matthew Beyranevand is the K-12 Mathematics and Science Coordinator for the Chelmsford Public Schools. Through his website, mathwithmatthew.com, Matthew provides visitors with a podcast, video and written blogs, music videos, and other educational resources to help improve student interest and engagement in mathematics.
Matthew is currently in his fifth season producing and hosting his public access television show “Math with Matthew” and completed a 16-month project for a pilot project of a “Bill Nye the Science Guy” style show featuring the Pythagorean theorem. “Math with Matthew: The Pythagorean Project” has been broadcasted in over forty communities throughout New England and has won several awards. Matthew also produces and hosts “Science with Matthew” spotlighting the science and innovation fairs in Chelmsford, as well as “Eye on PARCC” which familiarized the educational community with the PARCC standardized assessment.
After years as a middle school classroom mathematics teacher, Matthew transitioned into the school administration. He is leading a department of over 80 middle and high school math and science teachers. As a graduate instructor at UMASS Lowell and Fitchburg State University of over thirty semesters of mathematics and education courses.
Matthew’s first book “Teach Math Like This, Not Like That” is due out in 2017. “Understanding my Child’s Elementary Class” will be released in 2018 and “Math Leadership” in 2019. All the books will be published through Rowman & Littlefield.
Matthew will be presenting at SXSWedu on 'Math Music Videos: Increasing Student Interest' through Future20.