COMIC: For Music Teacher, Virtual School Meant Teaching Kids 'To Hear The Way I Hear'

COMIC: For Music Teacher, Virtual School Meant Teaching Kids 'To Hear The Way I Hear'

9:20am Apr 13, 2021
"If they turn all their mics on at once, it's chaos, and I have at least 40 kids per ensemble, so to get through all of them individually in one class is too much. So I thought, I have to teach them to hear the way I hear them."
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It's been a year since teachers were handed an unprecedented request: educate students in entirely new ways amid the backdrop of a pandemic. In this comic series, we'll illustrate one teacher's story each week from now until the end of the school year.

Episode 4

Sarah Mamula, a high school orchestra teacher in Clark County Public Schools in Las Vegas, on shifting the paradigm.

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