April 10, 2018 > Hayward superintendent wins leadership award
Hayward superintendent wins leadership award
Submitted By Dionicia Ramos
Hayward Unified School District Superintendent, Dr. Matt Wayne, recently received a national leadership award in recognition of his work to build the meaningful community partnerships needed to meet the needs of his districtÕs students and their families.
The announcement was made by the Coalition for Community Schools (CCS), an initiative of the Institute for Educational Leadership. The CCS will present national leadership awards in several categories at a Community Schools National Forum, May 2 Ð 4 in Baltimore, Maryland.
Wayne was appointed to his post as superintendent in June, 2017. He received his B.A in rhetoric from UC Berkeley and went on to earn an M.A and M.Ed. from the Teachers College at Columbia University. Wayne later returned to UC Berkeley to complete a doctoral program at the Graduate School of Education.
Prior to joining the Hayward district, Wayne worked as an English teacher, assistant principal, principal, literacy consultant, district leader, and university lecturer.