Director Tips – Rob Shaver: Handling Student Challenges

Director Tips – Rob Shaver: Handling Student Challenges

This week’s spotlight tip is from Rob Shaver at Tipton Middle School. Rob talks about how he handles today’s challenges and how he adapts to different situations in the classroom. Thanks for joining us and we hope you enjoy this segment from the Director Spotlight!...
Director Tips – Rob Shaver: Keep Things Fresh

Director Tips – Rob Shaver: Keep Things Fresh

For today’s installment of the Director Spotlight we interviewed Mr. Rob Shaver, Band Director at Tipton Middle School in Tipton, Indiana. Rob is a 25 year veteran music educator who does a fantastic job teaching band. Today, he offers his take on how he keeps things...
Popular Director Tips – Dean Westman – Focus On Others

Popular Director Tips – Dean Westman – Focus On Others

Many directors express that this time of year is absolutely the busiest time of year. Sleep is minimal. The flu is abundant. And, sometimes, the “crazy” wins. With countless activities happening all at once in your program, it is difficult to stay on top of it all and...
Director Tips – Johanna Kitchell: Being Well Rounded

Director Tips – Johanna Kitchell: Being Well Rounded

Mrs. Johanna Kitchell recently joined us on the Director Spotlight. Today, she talks with us about enjoying a variety of ‘passions’ and how she uses her eclectic approach to connect with kids. We hope you enjoy this segment from the Director Spotlight....