MUSIC EDUCATOR


Caitlin McGovern has several years of experience as an instrumental music teacher at the secondary level. She has taught  band, music theory, guitar and general music courses to students in grades 6-12.  Ms. McGovern currently serves as one of the instrumental music teachers in Westmont CUSD 201 in Westmont, IL. She holds a bachelor’s degree in music education from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and is pursuing a master's degree in music education from Northwestern University. She also is an Associate Editor for the online music education magazine, Leading Notes ( This online portfolio is meant to provide more in-depth information about Ms. McGovern’s work and experience as a professional educator.