Karen Lynne - A Teacher of Humanities, Singing, and Theater

 

TEACHING PHILOSOPHY

I believe the role of an education system is to support a child in developing good character, independence, and a strong sense of self in order to help him or her become a better world citizen. 

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
 
*15 years as a private singing teacher
*17 years teaching Humanities in grades 5th through 8th
*8 years of teaching middle school theater and musical theater classes
 
EDUCATION
 

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Bachelor of Science in Arts Management, Northern Arizona University
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Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance, Northern Arizona University
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Masters of Music in Vocal Performance, Northern Arizona University
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Post Masters training in vocal pedagogy from CU Boulder, Colorado

*Certification, Elementary Education for grades 1st-8th grade, Westminster College, Salt Lake City
*Science Endorsement in Elementary of Education in Utah

 

INTERESTS

Teaching, singing, gardening, cooking, hiking, visiting museums, spending time with my cats, reading and watching mysteries, watching documentaries and period films, attending musical and theatrical performances, being in nature, spending time with my family, and traveling with my best friend!

INSPIRATIONAL PEOPLE
 
"A disciplined mind leads to happiness, and an undisciplined mind leads to suffering."
 
"Just one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day."
 
"The world doesn’t belong to leaders. The world belongs to all humanity."
 
"Give the ones you love wings to fly, roots to come back, and reasons to stay."
 
 
 
Spiritual Places
My Roommates 
My Garden Santuary
My Best Friend