James Smith IV

Teacher/Mentor

Education

In the state of Florida James graduated from Suncoast Community Highschool in 2013. In 2017 he graduated from Florida Southern College, with his Bachelors of Science in Music and Education. Since then, James has been certified teacher in Florida, and has become a registered Behavior Technician, working with students with special needs and disabilities.

Experience

James has been teaching Private Music Lessons since 2017, and has been teaching K-5th grade in a classroom setting since 2018. In 2019 he became a Music Therapist, utilizing his skill and passion for music to help individuals on the spectrum, helping increase their social and cognitive abilities. Now in 2022 James works one on one with various students in a variety of subjects at Fusion Academy, and after school, he directs Music over at the School of Rock.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Loves to write, record, perform music with his Band - Loyal to a Fault
  • Has a vast interest in reading, cooking and playing the newest video games
  • Can play 6 different instruments
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