Dr. Matthew Lee


Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Studies
Teaching, Learning and Teacher Education
Instructional Technology Specialization
Dissertation “Understanding High School Students’ Experiences with Multitouch Digital Texts
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
December 2014

Graduate Certificate in Instructional Technology
University of Nebraska at Omaha
May 2011

Masters in Secondary Education-Technology Specialization
Title of Thesis “A Study to Investigate Classroom Technology Use on Student Achievement
Thesis nominated by College of Education for the Elton S. Carter Award
University of Nebraska at Omaha
May 2010

Bachelors of Science in Secondary Education
Minors in History and Religion
University Honors Program and Summa Cum Laude
University of Nebraska at Omaha
December 2006


Work Experience

Coordinator of K-12 Technology Integration and Digital Content

Westside Community Schools
Fall 2013-Present

Apple Distinguished Educator

Apple, Inc
Spring 2014-Present

United States History Team Leader

Westside High School
Fall 2009- July 2013

School Improvement Data Collection Specialist

Westside High School
Fall 2008-July 2013

Social Studies Teacher

Westside High School
Fall 2007-July 2013


Professional Highlights

Professional Recognition
Apple Distinguished Educator, Class of 2013

Professional Involvement
External Reviewer for the Nebraska Educator, a student run peer-reviewed journal at the University of Nebraska, 2013-2014

Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City-Omaha Branch Economic Education Advisory Council – Member, 2010-2013

Nebraska Educational Technology Association – President-Elect

Nebraska Future Problem Solving Association – Board of Directors
2010-2013

International Society for Technology in Education – Member,
2009-Present


Conference Presentations and Workshops

“Innovative Learning Spaces + 1:1 Technology = Powerful Learning”
Co-Presenter, International Society for Technology in Education Conference, Denver, CO
July 2016

“Leaders, eMerge! Growing Your Own Technology Coaches”
Co-Presenter, Nebraska Educational Technology Association Conference
April 2016

“Innovative Learning Spaces + 1:1 Technology = Powerful Learning”
Co-Presenter, Nebraska Educational Technology Association Conference
April 2016

“Administrator Q/A over Google Apps for Education”
Presenter, Metropolitan Omaha Educational Consortium Job-A-Like Technology Collaborative Event
February 2016

“Apple-Google #EduFight Showdown”
Presenter, Nebraska Educational Technology Association Conference
April 2015

“Admin Panel of Google Apps for Education”
Presenter, Metropolitan Omaha Educational Consortium Job-A-Like Technology Collaborative Event
February 2015

“So You Want to Build an App”
Co-Presenter, Nebraska Educational Technology Association Conference
April 2014

“Tutorials Students Flip For”
Co-Presenter, Nebraska Educational Technology Association Conference
April 2014

“Google Fusion Tables: Creating Interactive Maps Using Real-World Data” 
Co-Presenter-International Society for Technology in Education Conference, San Antonio, TX
June 2013

“Google Fusion Tables and GPS: Creating Interactive Maps Using Real-World Data”
Supporting Presenter-International Society for Technology in Education Conference, San Diego, CA
June 2012

“Google Earth, GPS, and Web 2.0: Creating Interactive Explorations” 
Co-Presenter-International Society for Technology in Education Conference, Philadelphia, PA
June 2011

“Google Earth, GPS, and Web 2.0: Creating Interactive Explorations”
Co-Presenter-Nebraska Educational Technology Association Conference, Omaha, NE
April 2011

“Involving All Students: Using Back Channel Communications in the Classroom”
Lead Presenter-Nebraska Educational Technology Association Conference, Omaha, NE
April 2011

“The Paperless Classroom: Using Acrobat in a 1:1 Environment”
Lead Presenter-Nebraska Educational Technology Association Conference, Omaha, NE
April 2011

“Utilizing Adobe Acrobat in Education”
Lead Presenter-Nebraska Educational Technology Association Conference, Omaha, NE
April 2010

“Technology Integration in Secondary Schools”
Co-Presenter-Tianjin Experimental High School, Tianjin, China
March 2009

“Grow Your Own: Cross District Peer Support for New Economic Teachers”
Co-Presenter-Council for Economic Education National Conference, Washington, DC
October 2008

“EconEdReviews.com: Resources for Economics Teachers”
Supporting Presenter-Council for Economic Education National Conference, Washington, DC
October 2008

Acrobat Forms in Education
½ day workshop, Millard Public Schools, Omaha NE
July 2012

Introduction to Adobe Acrobat in the Classroom
Two, 1 day workshops, Gretna Public School, Gretna NE
July 2012

Introduction to Adobe Acrobat
1 day workshop, Millard Public Schools, Omaha NE
March 2012

PDF Portfolio’s in the 1:1 School
½ day workshop, Alliance Public Schools, Alliance NE
August 2011