Mathew Needleman

Los Angeles, CA

Mathew Needleman, Apple Distinguished Educator and Google Certified Teacher, has been integrating video production in the classroom for well over a decade and has created nearly twenty teacher resource web sites and educational iOS apps used internationally. He is currently the principal of Melrose Elementary Math Science Technology Magnet. Previously Mathew supported 136 schools in integrating technology into the curriculum as an Instructional Technology Specialist.

Mathew regularly speaks at local and national conferences and has provided professional development for the Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles County Office of Education, Apple Computer, Antioch University, and MacMall.

He is one of the authors of What School Leaders Need to Know About Digital Technologies and Social Media. He blogs at Creating Lifelong and maintains an independent filmmaking studio, Needleworks Pictures.