Teachers set goals for year
October 2, 2008 · Updated 5:50 PM
As school begins at the new middle school campus, new and veteran teachers at Twin Falls discussed their goals for the new year.
Showing off the band rooms all-new instruments, Matt Wenman, first-year band and choir teacher, said his new job is the realization of a dream hes had since he took his first band class in sixth grade. He was inspired by the cool, down-to-earth music teachers who developed his love of the saxophone. By eighth grade, one instructor allowed him to help teach younger students.
I got some really good experiences with conducting, and I loved it. I really havent ever wanted to do anything else, he said.
After earning a music education degree from the University of Washington and student-teaching in Redmond and Bothell, Wenman landed his position establishing Twin Falls music program. He is teach-