Matt SusinAs an educator turned businessman, Matt Susin has been working to inspire our youth through civic engagement opportunities. Matt and his students recently were responsible for the All American Flag Act. This Act, which was signed into law by Governor Scott at Viera High School in 2015, requires that all American flags that fly above our governmental institutions be made in the United States, with fibers grown here in the United States. Matt has won numerous awards including Veterans of Foreign Wars National Teacher of the Year, Daughters of the American Revolution American History Teacher of the Year, Walmart Teacher of the Year, Brevard County Social Studies Teacher of the Year, and a host of other highly credentialed awards.
Session: Civic Engagement in Curriculum – Inspiration and Opportunities to Engage.
Mr. Susin will be speaking about the many civic engagement opportunities available for our students, and his most recent project, Model Student Senate.