What Do I️ Do?

I️ serve in the music education profession as an educator, clinician, PD facilitator, conductor, & researcher. My passion is uplifting and empowering both students and educators through motivation and meaningful training. My research on music educator burnout focuses on improving recruitment and retention by mitigating the effects of burnout in our profession. Finally, I also have a passion for the realm of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, & Belonging in our music profession.

I️ Educate

I️ Speak

I️ Lead

About Marcus

Dr. Marcus Morris is a passionate and dedicated music educator residing in Spartanburg, South Carolina.

Dr. Morris has been in the field of music education for over 18 years. He currently serves at his alma mater, Dorman High School, as the Assistant Director of Bands. He previously worked at Boiling Springs High School as the Assistant Director of Bands and Ninth Grade Campus Director. Click below to read more.

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Presenting on Band Director Burnout at the Indiana Music Educators Conference, Marcus discusses the effects of stress on Band Directors.

Mr. Morris is one of the my favorite teachers. He always makes learning fun and enjoyable; I️ feel like he really cares about me. He makes band a positive experience.

*excerpt from a 2018 Teacher of the Year Nomination Form*

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