Matt Benson

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488-6132
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Media Center, Office 196F
About Me
Educational Background: 

Master's in School Library Media - University of Northern Colorado (2012)

Bachelor's in History/Secondary Education - Colorado State University (2006)

Cheyenne Mountain High School (2001)

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My name is Matt Benson and this is my third year at the helm of the PHS Library Media Center. This is my 12th year of teaching, my 3rd year as an Impala, and my 3rd year as a media specialist/teacher librarian. Prior to Poudre, I spent 3 years teaching high school social studies in Fort Morgan, CO followed by 6 years of teaching social studies and computer technology at Lincoln Middle School (PHS's premier feeder school, Go Lancers!!). 

My professional passions include literacy, research, educational techology, virtual reality, and makerspaces. My personal passions include disc golf, cycling, stand-up paddle boarding,snowboarding, camping, and hiking.

I have an amazing wife, Dr. Benson, and an incredible 3 year old named Rivers.