10 Reasons Coaches and Teachers make good Fundraisers

By John Gardner At my first teaching position, I replaced the band director who went into fundraising. My fundraising rep was a former band director. Four years later I left to start a fundraising career. Of the fifteen reps in our ‘District’ — over half were band directors. The company owners were band directors who had broken off from another Read More …

3 Reasons for the Teacher Shortage

Most teachers (including me) will tell you they love working with students. As a high school teacher, I thrive on teen youthful enthusiasm. In the past year, I’ve had two exceptional music students tell me they would not consider music education as a college major. Both indicate parental pressure to do something more financially compensating Read More …