Mathew Green is a husband, teacher, writer and aspiring runner. To Mathew, teaching is more than a career-- it’s an opportunity to make a difference in a child’s life, and even a chance to change the trajectory of their future. Mathew created "I’m a New Teacher" to instill a sense of value to the work that teachers do every day, to help new teachers overcome obstacles, and to support teachers in progressing in their careers. Great teachers establish creative and stimulating environments for the world changers of the future. His qualifications include a: Bachelor of Arts, Master of Teaching, Graduate Certificate in TESOL, Certificate IV (Ministry) and he is currently studying a Masters in Educational research. He and his beautiful, talented and funny wife/editor, Aziza Green, live in South Sydney, where they mentor young professionals and university students at their local church. In his free time, he likes to write, laugh and connect with friends and family.