Larrolyn Patterson Parms-Ford (M.A. ’19) Brings Her Voice to the Classroom

“But where are the black female music teachers?” Stepping from the stage to the classroom, Larrolyn Patterson Parms-Ford (MA ’19) is asking vital questions about representation in teaching — and changing students’ perceptions of who can be a music teacher.

https://www.tc.columbia.edu/articles/2019/june/larrolyn-patterson-parms-ford-brings-her-voice-to-the-classroom/ A talented vocalist and musician, Larrolyn Patterson Parms-Ford is changing students’ perceptions of who can be a music teacher.