Eric Matticola

Erik Matticola is a Social Studies teacher in Onslow County at both Swansboro High School and the Onslow Virtual Academy.  He is a North Carolina Teacher Voice Fellow with the Hope Street Group, an AP Reader, and the 2015-16 Onslow County Teacher of the Year.  He is currently in his 17th year of teaching in North Carolina and resides in Swansboro with his family.

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The lasting impact of Hurricane Florence on my students

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Is social studies still important in North Carolina?

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