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Mr.  Andy  Daniel
Fine Arts - Department Head/Band Director
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Subjects Taught
Advanced Band, Guitar, Intermediate Band, Music Theory

Education

 

University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA. July 2011 

              Master of Education, Media - Instructional Technology 

Berry College, Mount Berry, GA. May 2003

              Bachelor of Music, Music Education

Alexander High School, Douglasville, GA., 1995-1999; Board Scholar Graduate, 1999

 


 

AP Music Theory Certification, 2011

Special Education Certification, 2004

Music Education Certification, 2003



Experience

Alexander High School, Douglasville, GA

Fine Arts Department Chair, August 2006-present

Band Director, August 2005-present

Community Based Instruction Teacher, August 2004-August 2005

Substitute Teacher, August 2003-August 2004



Bio

     Mr. Daniel is a graduate of Alexander High School. Throughout his high school career he was a member of the Alexander Cougar Band, eventually becoming section/squad leader and band captain. In his senior year, Mr. Daniel received the Director's Awards for the band, chorus, and spring musical.  After graduation he continued to be actively involved with marching band, as the Field Equipment Manager and then the Assistant Director.

     After high school, Mr. Daniel began attending Berry College. While at Berry, he majored in music with a minor in education.  As a student at Berry, Mr. Daniel was the Administrative Assistant for the Fine Arts Department and the director of the "Viking Sound" Berry College Pep Band.  He was the recipient of the Fine Arts Chair's award and was inducted as a member of the Pi Kappa Lambda National Music Honor Society.  He received his Bachelors of Music in Music Education from Berry. 

    After Mr. Daniel graduated from college, he was a substitute teacher at Alexander for one year.  The following year, he began teaching the "Community Based Instruction" course. After one year in that position, he transferred to the music department where he is now teaching drama/musical theater, music theory, guitar, and is co-teaching the band class.  Mr. Daniel is also the Fine Arts Department Chair.

     While teaching, Mr. Daniel attended graduate school at the University of West Georgia and graduated with a Master of Education degree in Media with a concentration in Instructional Technology.  Mr. Daniel also completed Advanced Placement certification in Music Theory through the College Board. 

     Mr. Daniel currently resides in Carrollton with his wife Rebekah and daughters Mackenzie and Rachael.