Matt B. Hooks AKA "Kumu Dude" has taught for 15th years - teaching special education mostly in an elementary & intermediate school setting. He teaches in a resource setting, working with students concerning their academic and behavior needs.
Mr. Hooks has a deep and passionate drive to help students that struggle with their 'learned helplessness' attitude that involves learning to read & write. Along with teaching others how to improve their social skills & self improvement. (Spoiler Alert) Mr. Hooks has personally have been identified having dyslexia. He has an intimate understanding, how it feels to struggle to learn how to read & write. He understands how his "Out of the Box" dyslexic brain works and he often creates various materials for his students to support their needs. He is sure his products will add value to you and your students!
> Matt B. Hooks - wrote & illustrated two educational children books - They are both sold on a major retailing website in paperback and eBook form! Go Check them out! His books promotes making better choices and learning how to read! Also, during his college years, he was selected to be a guest speaker at the Learning Disability Conference in Honolulu, Hawaii. He was recently featured/interviewed on SasWhat Podcast: All about Bigfoot (which is on iTunes & Podbean) - Promoting his latest book. He is on Episode #111 (about midway) as a Guest speaker.
Graduated from the University of Hawaii at Manoa in 2000 earning a Bachelor's degree in Psychology Graduated from the University of Hawaii at Manoa in 2002 earning a Master's degree in Education in the field of Special Education
> Checkout the seller's BLOG Webpage: mattbhookskumududebooks.wordpress.com *** Side Note: "Kumu" means Teacher in the Hawaiian language ~