Glen Schneider is a music educator at Metea Valley High School in Aurora, Illinois, where more than 900 students are enrolled in the music department. In addition to teaching a variety of wind and percussion classes, Schneider directs the marching band, jazz orchestra and symphony orchestra, and he is the music department professional learning...

Glen Schneider is a music educator at Metea Valley High School in Aurora, Illinois, where more than 900 students are enrolled in the music department. In addition to teaching a variety of wind and percussion classes, Schneider directs the marching band, jazz orchestra and symphony orchestra, and he is the music department professional learning community leader. He is also an adjunct instructor at VanderCook College of Music and has been involved with the Music Achievement Council since 2008.

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