Excellent article on teachers.
by Keith Yancy
This past Wednesday, I had the opportunity to hear my 11-year-old daughter play in the PCCS orchestra concert. As always, the kids did a terrific job, and played beautifully.
But as the concert went on, I found myself wishing that everyone in Plymouth and Canton could see and hear what I was seeing.
It was more than just the music. The orchestras always play well, and I always leave wondering why our community isn’t more aware of these talented kids and the beautiful music they play.
No, what I wish everyone else could see is the power — the true “cause and effect” — that driven, passionate and caring teachers have on our kids.
I saw hundreds — yes, hundreds — of kids, from middle-school age to high school seniors, not only playing instruments, but playing them with intensity, passion, and enjoyment. Kids who obviously cared a…
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