Why I want to be a TeacherPaper Rating: Word Count: 605 Approx Pages: 2
As I began my sophomore year of high school, I struggled with the question of what to do when I got out of high school. I pondered the thought of majoring in science or maybe music performance, but had never really considered becoming a teacher. Little did I know that an experience that would change my life was just around the corner.
When marching band season began I came to practice excited to be one of the two trumpet section leaders for the year. I was ready for the responsibility of assisting my other section leader, who was a senior at the time, in helping to prepare the section for the coming year. What I hadn't counted on however is the fact that I would have to be running a sectional for the first two practices while my co-section leader was finishing his season marching in DCI. From the time the announcement came that I would be leading the trumpet sectional for the night