About Me

Matt is a respected Industrial Arts teacher with over 25 years of experience teaching in NSW Public Schools. He has had particular success with students at his current school Pennant Hills High. Under Matt’s guidance, students have achieved consistently well-above state average results in Industrial Technology in the NSW Higher School Certificate. Students have achieved both 1st and 2nd place, with a number of students achieving results placing them in the top ten in the state.

Matt currently splits his time between teaching the craft and running his own furniture making and woodturning practice selling his work through Bungendore Wood Works Gallery and his website www.mattdwight.com.au.

  • 2015 Certificate IV Workplace Training and Assessment
  • 2014 Certificate I and II Construction Pathways
  • 2000 Certificate III Furnishings, Cabinetmaking
  • 1995 Bachelor of Education - Industrial Arts (Design & Technology)