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Music educator

James Thomas Sheffer, music educator. Achievements include development of Scales, Chorales, and Arpeggios for Band Warm-up. Grantee Excellence in Education, Medford Lakes Education Foundation, 2003.

Background

Sheffer, James Thomas was born on May 27, 1970 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of James F. and Antoinette Patricia Sheffer.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Music Education, West Chester University, 1992. Master of Arts in Education Administration and Supervision, University Phoenix, 2004. Master of Arts in Education Curriculum and Instruction, University Phoenix, 2005.

Career

Teacher music, band director Medford Lakes Neeta School, New Jersey, 2001—2004. Director instrumental music Medford Memorial Middle School/Haines 6th Grade Center, since 2004. Director instrumental music Manchester Township High School, Lakehurst, New Jersey, 1996—2001.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of Scales, Chorales, and Arpeggios for Band Warm-up.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Director: (marching band director) Salute to the 50s and 60s (United States Scholastic Band Association Group I Champions, 2001).

Membership

Member of Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, National Association of Elementary School Principals, New Jersey Music Educators Association, Music Educators National Conference, Olympic Conference Band Directors Association, International Association Jazz Education, South Jersey Band and Orchestra Directors Association (treasurer 1996—2000).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, fishing, swimming, travel.

Connections

Married Terri Lynn Huffman, June 25, 1994. Children: Victoria Lynn, Jamie Lynn.

father:
James F.

mother:
Antoinette Patricia Sheffer

spouse:
Terri Lynn Huffman

child:
Victoria Lynn Sheffer

child:
Jamie Lynn Sheffer