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Roger  Wagner
Instrumental Music
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Position: Music Teacher (Band, Digital Music, Orchestra)

Experience: 5th year at Desert Wind

Certification: K-12 Music Education in Arizona, K-12 Music JQ in Michigan

Teaching Philosophy: Every student, regardless of background or ability, deserves quality music education that includes music performance (the practice of singing or playing an instrument), music theory (the practice of understanding, reading, and writing music), and music history (the practice of analyzing music from past to present).

Personal Bio: Happily married, my wife teaches music at Legacy Traditional School in Maricopa, and have 2 pets (a Jack Russell terrier and a tabby cat). Graduated from Grand Valley State University with a Bachelor's of Music Education and Arizona State University with a Masters of Music in Music Education. Professional interests include performance assessment strategies, technology integration, and effective rehearsal strategies. Personal interests include weight lifting, slow pitch softball, hockey, and cooking.