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by Shelly Gerdes
August 09, 2006
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Shelly Gerdes, Band Director
Subject Area: Instrumental Music, grades 5-12
Teaching Experience: Employed as Southern's band director from August 1986, to present
Education Background: Bachelors of Music Education, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, May 1986, graduate courses from Vandercook School of Music, University of Nebraska-Kearney, Peru College, University of Northern Colorado, working on a Masters in Curriculum & Education from Doane College.
Favorite Thing About Teaching: Starting students on a band instrument in the 5th grade and being able to work with them for 8 years and see how they have grown into great musicians.
Best Times To Reach Ms. Gerdes:
school email: firstname.lastname@example.org
school phone: (402) 645-3326 Leave a voice message if Ms. Gerdes does not answer the phone. Please try to phone from 9:15-11:15am. Ms. Gerdes is in lessons, but can often take a couple minutes to speak with you.
home phone: (402) 645-3046 Ms. Gerdes requests that any calls about grades or band bills be done at the school phone number during school hours or communicate through school email.