1030 Main St., Manson, IA  |  Central Office 712-469-2202  |  Jr/Sr High 712-469-2245  |  Elementary 515-542-3211   |  Consortium School 515-576-6967

Matt Pohlman 

Business Instructor

Greetings. I am Matt Pohlman and I teach 7-12 Business Education and Technology classes for MNW and Iowa Central Community College. My Junior High students take Project Lead the Way (PLTW) classes Design & Modeling along with Automation & Robotics. I am also a co-sponsor of our schools' First Tech Challenge (FTC) teams #9973 & #14452. I started teaching in Manson during the 2013/14 school year. Previously I taught at CAL Community School in Latimer, Iowa. I also coach Girls' Track at MNW. I live outside Manson with my wife, Dawn and two children, Miranda & Grant. We enjoy several outdoor activities such as kayaking in the summer, and snowmobiling in the winter months. We also enjoy going to area car shows and cruising in our 1953 Chevy. 


I grew up in Algona, Iowa graduating from Algona High School in 1989. From there I received my AA degree from North Iowa Area Community College in May of 1991. I received my BA degree from the University of Northern Iowa in 1994.


My courses for the current school year are as follows: 

First Trimester: Design & Modeling, Accounting; First Tech Challenge; Web Design; Automation & Robotics.

Second Trimester: Computer Science;  Accounting; Personal Finance; 7th Computers; First Tech Challenge

Third Trimester: 7th Financial Literacy; Personal Finance; Intro to Business; Intro to Computers; Iowa Central Accounting

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