This is Jesse, an aspiring band director, drum major, and senior in high school.
"I am a musician, always working to satisfy myself and others. I am a teacher, doing my absolute best to make others smile and hopefully students take away something from me."
Q: Why do you want to become a teacher?
A: I want to inspire and shape the minds of students because they are our future.
Q: What would you change about our country's public school system?
A: For one, the pay teachers receive. It's laughable how much they earn for their efforts. Also, how teachers are evaluated. The quality of teachers should remain consistent.
Q: What is one thing that you wish teachers today knew?
A: Being unique and caring goes a long way for students.