Toward Something More: Empowering ELLs with Monica Guido

Monica Guido joins us on #MusicEdLove to share her suggestions for raising the bar, engaging ELLs, and stirring up the seating. Monica is also a contributor for the upcoming book “The Music Teacher’s Guide to Engaging English Language Learners” and she has so much experience to share with you! I absolutely LOVED speaking with Monica and I know you will enjoy learning about her approaches and strategies.

Monica Guido is the band director at Mannion Middle School in Henderson, NV. Mrs. Guido conducts the Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Concert Band and Beginning Band. Mrs. Guido assists the Foothill High School Marching Band as a flute section coach and visual instructor. Mrs. Guido has been a music educator for 17 years in the states of Texas and Nevada; and as a flutist, has performed at the Texas Bandmasters Association, Texas Music Educators Association, and the Midwest Conference in Chicago. Mrs. Guido’s ensembles have earned superior ratings at the Clark County School District Band Festivals and Best Overall at music festivals in California and New York.

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