Matt Basilone comes to Bridging Communities with 18 years of experience as an educator. During this time Mr. Basilone has worked in middle schools, high schools, and community colleges teaching mathematics, engineering, technology, architecture, animations, and computer science. He has coached lacrosse, golf, and esports. He has sponsored technology, yearbook, and robotics clubs.
Mr. Basilone primarily studied mathematics education in his Bachelors and Mathematics programs, but also completed the undergraduate coursework for the secondary technology education program while earning his masters degree. His graduate level mathematics courses required code development using MATLAB. Through his experience as a technology education teacher, Mr. Basilone has developed skills in other coding languages.
Project Lead The Way: Design & Modeling
Project Lead The Way: Introduction to Engineering & Design
Project Lead The Way: Computer Science Essentials
Project Lead The Way: Computer Science Principles
Grafton Lacrosse Head Coach - HRLax League Champions 2009; Runner up 2008 & 2010
Grafton Golf Head Coach - Bay Rivers District Runner Up 2010
Manchester Middle School - VEX Robotics Competition top 10 finisher 2016; SEAPerch Regional Competition - 10 competitors; TSA CO2 dragster competitors
Atlee Lacrosse Assistant Coach - VHSL state runner up 2014, 2016, 2017; VHSL semifinals 2015
Lafayette High School - esports founder, PlayVS super coach, TSA state runner up for engineering design 2022