A big thank you goes out to the Chicago Tribune for coming out to Clarendon Hills Middle School to cover my show. Here is a link to the article on the Chicago Tribune Website. I had a cool moment with a student with special needs after the show, which the Tribune talked about in the […]
The Newton County Enterprise newspaper came out to cover my show on October 16th at South Newton Grade School in Kentland, Indiana. The headline read “Anti-Bullying Assembly at South Newton a Huge Success,” and I can’t agree more. The kids loved the show and really connected with the message. Thanks again to South Newton for […]
There was an excellent write up of my school assembly program in the Joliet Patch this week. I performed for over 1,000 fifth and sixth graders at Orenic Intermediate School in Plainfield, Illinois. Here is a link to the article.
A big thanks to the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper for coming out to cover my school assembly programs on January 22nd 2019. I performed two school assemblies in Edwardsville, Illinois that day at Lincoln Middle School and Liberty Middle School. The shows were sponsored by Amazing Smiles Orthodontics as part of their community outreach and ongoing […]
Whittier Students Loved the Show A big thanks to the Kenosha News for coming out to my show on December 19th at Whittier Elementary in Pleasant Plains, Wisconsin. About 500 students were in attendance at the show and made for a great audience. The assembly was brought in to reinforce the school’s “Stop, Walk, and […]
I am excited to announce the launch of Hero Inside. So what is Hero Inside? Hero Inside is a FREE video series and discussion guide that teachers can use in the classroom after my presentation. Grade level specific Strategies on how to safely speak up in a bullying situation Role playing situations Shows what bullying […]
Matt Wilhelm performed at Wheatland Center School to kick off the 2016-2017 school year. He talked about bullying, kindness, respect, and resilience. The local newspaper came out to cover the event and did an excellent writeup of the show. The article can be found here: Kenosha County News
CONGRATS – Whittier Elementary School Kindness Club! Student Services staff wrote and received a DPI AODA mini-grant. The goal of this grant was to decrease bullying type behaviors at Whittier. Student services staff formed a 5th-grade kindness club. Students lead a variety of activities throughout the school to promote acts of kindness. As part of […]